Sheffield Philharmonic Chorus forthcoming concerts

Sunday 15th October 2017, Victoria Theatre, Halifax

  • Philip Wilby Première of The Holy Face

Sheffield Philharmonic Chorus, Halifax Choral Society

This concert will be the world premiere of a newly commissioned oratorio telling the dramatic biblical story of the life of John the Baptist (patron saint of Halifax) by Yorkshire composer Philip Wilby. The text is from biblical sources by Neville Boundy. This is an oratorio in the English tradition, with four soloists and a fulsome accompaniment.


Saturday 16th December 2017, Sheffield City Hall, 3pm and 7pm

  • Christmas concert

Sheffield Philharmonic Chorus

Black Dyke Band, Dr Nicholas Childs

Saturday 27th January, Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester

  • Paul Mealor Première of Paradise

Sheffield Philharmonic Chorus

Black Dyke Band