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.

March Messiah

Our Spring Term starts on Tues Jan 4th 2022 and we will be working towards our March concert – a full performance of the Messiah complete with orchestra and professional soloists. Fancy having a go at the Halleluja Chorus – come and join us Jan at Swing Gate school for rehearsals.

Want to come and listen – tickets are available online

Want a sneak preview – here we are singing “And the Glory” in our Christmas 2021 concert

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.