Founded in 1923, the Haslemere Musical Society consists of a Symphony Orchestra and Chorus and has been a major contributor to the musical life of South West Surrey for over 90 years. The Society has built a reputation for its high musical standards and for producing exciting and enjoyable concerts
Cole Bendall is the newly appointed Chorus Master to the Haslemere Musical Society. His first work with HMS will be Haydn’s The Creation to be performed at Haslemere Hall on 2 March 2019.
We very much look forward to working with Cole.
Come and Sing
Tickets are on sale for our annual Come & Sing, a fun afternoon of singing and cakes, this year featuring Fauré’s Requiem and led by Farnham Youth Choir’s Joanna Tomlinson. For details see: Join us & Events
March 2, 2019 | Haslemere Hall | 19:30
- The Creation The Creation is an oratorio written by Haydn between 1797 and 1798. It depicts the creation of the world as described in the book of Genesis. The work is structured in three parts to be performed by a soprano, a tenor and a bass soloist, a chorus and a symphonic orchestra. The soloists in this performance will be Susan Young (soprano) Philip O’Brien (tenor) and Jon Stainsby (baritone). Many people consider the oratorio to be Haydn’s masterpiece.