The Choir’s Concert Series comprises three concerts per year held in the magnificent acoustics of the Chapel of the Holy Spirit and the College Dining Hall. Highlights of past concert series have included Christmas at Versailles, a dinner-concert in collaboration with Maggie Beer, a reconstruction of J.S. Bach’s lost St Mark Passion, three productions of Medieval plays, a performance of Tallis’s forty-voice Spem in alium, and a number of projects in combination with exponents of Early Music and World Music.
Upcoming Concert Series:
Past Concert Series:
Monteverdi - 1610 Vespers
Baroque style performance by the Choir of Newman College, joined by the Early Music band, La Compania.
On Ascension Day each year the Doge of Venice and his entourage would ride in a solemn procession of vessels to the entrance of Venice’s lagoon to perform the Sposalizio del Mare (Marriage to the Sea) ceremony.