Berkhamsted Choral Society (BCS)

Ever wanted to sing ?

We are a very friendly mixed voice choir of just under 100 singers. We do not audition new members but we work hard to achieve some fantastic performances.

Mozart Requiem

Our members are on tour in August to stay in Jsus College Cambridge and sing in cathedrals in Ely and Bury St Edmunds and the church in Oundle School. When they return we will be signing the same programme on Sept 3rd. Please join us to hear the Mozart Requiem and Laudate Dominum, Elgar Give Unto the Lord and Bach Cantata No. 33.

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Autumn term starts for us on Tues Sept 6th when we will begin rehearsing our fantastic Christmas concert programme (we’re going jazzy for Christmas 2022). We are always looking for new members so please do come and join us 8pm Swing Gate School.

Come and sing with us

We don’t audition new members. Please do come and join us. No experience necessary just a love of music and an interest in singing.

Every Tuesday evening at 8pm, Swing Gate School, Berkhamsted

Our Musical Director

Graham Wili

Graham is an experienced conductor, teacher and performer, and has taken choirs from humble beginnings to singing throughout Europe and performing on the London stage. He is passionate about making music accessible to everyone, and his energy and expertise ensure that singing together is both fun and educational, with members benefiting from his expert vocal tuition.  In demand as a conductor both nationally and internationally, he conducts several concerts each year in Moscow with the State Symphony New Russia Orchestra and English Philharmonia, with whom he is principal conductor.

Our Accompanist

Fei Ren

Fei Ren graduated with a PGDip in Piano Performance with Distinction at the Royal Academy of Music in 2008, where she studied with Christopher Elton. She received the Lloyd Hartley Prize from the Academy in 2008, and was a Finalist in the Keyboard section of the Royal Overseas League competition in 2007.

Fei is a very busy chamber musician and has performed with various instrumentalists in venues such as St Martin-in-the-Fields and St James Piccadilly. As a choral accompanist she has also gained much experience with both professional and amateur choirs.