Concert and Event Schedule


December 2017

The performance on Sunday 3 December 2017 in St Machar's Cathedral will be of parts 1, 4, 5 and 6 of the J.S. Bach Christmas Oratorio. Soloists Emma Kirkby - Soprano; Nicholas Spanos - Counter Tenor; Nathan Vale - Tenor; David Kwimberg - Bass. The choir will be accompanied by Aberdeen Sinfonietta. Emma Kirkby is on of the Choir's Patrons.


April 2018

Sunday 29 April sees the return of His Majestys Sagbutts & Cornetts accompanying Aberdeen Bach Choir for an early music programme based around the Venetian Festa della Sensa or La Sposalizio, including music by Monteverdi, Gabrieli, Rovetta and contemporaries. To give you a flavour of what you will hear, His Majestys Sagbutts & Cornetts appear on this promotional video for the Dunedin Consort's recording of the Monteverdi Vespers of 1610. John Butt, who narrates the video and directed the Dunedin Consort in the recording, is one of our Patrons.



Our regular concerts are held twice yearly in St Machar's Cathedral, normally on the last Sunday in April and the first Sunday in December. Projected dates for 2018-2020 are

2 December 2018

28 April and 1 December 2019

26 April and 6 December 2020

Page last updated 7 September, 2017 by Ian Downie