The Winkleigh Singers

Registered Charity Number 1171218

Hon. Patron:

Sir Richard Stilgoe

Musical Director:

Roland Smith

Over the years The Winkleigh Singers have performed a vast amount of music in many different styles, much of which is listed below:


Bach, J.S.

O Jesu Christ mein Lebens Licht

Cantata 67 - Halt im Gedächtnis Jesum Christ

Cantata 147 - Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben

Cantata 182 - Himmelskönig sei willkommen

Magnificat BWV243a


Bach, P.D.Q.

The Seasonings

Liebeslieder Polkas

Two Madrigals from The Triumphs of Thusnelda

A Consort of Choral Christmas Carols


Bairstow, Edward

Blessed city, heavenly Salem



Bernstein, Leonard

Chichester Psalms


Britten, Benjamin

A Ceremony of Carols

Five Flower Songs

Rejoice in the Lamb

Hymn to the Virgin

A Wedding Anthem

Missa Brevis,

Deus in adjutorium meum...

Philip's Breeches

Festival Te Deum op. 32


Bruckner, Anton

Mass in E minor



Bullard, Alan

A feast for Christmas


Byrd, William

Mass for four voices

Anthems and Madrigals


Cashmore, Donald

This Child Behold


Charpentier, M- A.

Filius Prodigus

Missa de minuit pour Noël

Te deum in D


Chilcott, Bob

The making of the drum


Clarke, Jeremiah

Come, come along for a dance and a song (Ode on the death of Henry Purcell)


Copland, Aaron

In the beginning


Dvorak, Anton

Mass in D

Te deum in D


Fauré, Gabriel

Cantique de Jean Racine



Finzi, Gerald

In terra pax


Handel, G. F.

Coronation Anthems

Dixit Dominus



Haydn, F. J.

Missa in angustis (Nelson Mass)

Missa brevis in F (Jugendmesse)

Missa brevis Sancti Johannis de Deo (Kleine orgelmesse)

Missa Sancti Nicolai


Kodály, Zoltán

Jézus és a kufárok (Jesus and the traders)

Pange lingua

Psalm 114


Liszt, Franz

Missa cholaris

Via Crucis


McDowall, Cecelia

Ave maris stella


Moeran, E. J.

Songs of Springtime


Monteverdi, Claudio

Beatus vir


Mozart, W. A.

Mass in C (Coronation)


Vesparae solennes de confessore


O'Brien, Peter

Three French Folk Songs


Parry, C. H. H.

I was glad

Songs of Farewell


Pärt, Arvo

Littlemore Tractus


Patterson, Paul

Little Red Riding Hood Songbook


Pergolesi, Giovanni



Poulenc, Francis

Quatre motets pour le temps de Noël



Purcell, Henry

Funeral Sentences for Queen Mary

Come ye sons of art

Rejoice in the Lord alway

The Fairy Queen


Rachmaninov, Sergie

All night vigil (Vespers)


Rossini, Giacomo

Petite Messe Solenelle


Schubert, Franz

Mass in C


Schutz, Heinrich

Christmas Story

Jauchzet dem Herren alle Welt


Seiber, Màtyàs

Three Hungarian folksongs

Six Yugoslav folksongs


Stainer, John

The Crucifixion


Stanford, Charles V.

Beati quorum via


Thiman, Eric

The Nativity


Vaughan Williams, R.

Serenade to Music


Vivaldi, Antonio




Shorter works:–

Numerous madrigals, part-songs, carols, anthems and opera choruses from the 15th century to the present day.


First Performances:–


Chandler, Francis

A Springtime Garland


Healey, Derek

A Maiden Mild (First European Performance)

Christmas Hath a Darkness (First Performance of version for SATB and Harp, written by the composer for The Winkleigh Singers)


Hodgetts, Colin

Season Songs (performed with Evelyn Tubb, soprano)


Holland, Paul

At a lunar eclipse

Verbum caro factus est


Langford, Gordon

From Cornwall to Quebec


Richards, Sam

Midwinter Ceremonies


Standing, Simon

Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis


Woodison, Trevor



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