Cleveland Philharmonic Choir

ACTIVITIESThe Choir has about 120 members and normally performs 3 concerts a year mostly with orchestral accompaniment. It is affiliated to Making Music.

Cleveland Philharmonic Junior Choir performs in concerts with Cleveland Philharmonic Choir but also has its own programme.
MEMBERSHIPRehearsals are held at St Barnabas Church, off Linthorpe Road, Middlesbrough TS5 6JR on Tuesdays from 7.00 pm to 9.00 pm. New tenors/basses will be especially welcome.

Cleveland Philharmonic Junior Choir for boys and girls aged 10-13 also meets at St Barnabas Church, from 5.30 pm to 6.30 pm on Tuesday evenings. It too is directed by John Forsyth. From September 2018 there will be two sections: years 5-7 and year 8 upwards.

Contact Joan Carter on 01642 656273 or at
EVENTSSaturday 10th November 2018 at 7.30pm at the Sage Gateshead

Benjamin Britten: War Requiem

Mark Padmore (tenor), Roderick Williams (baritone), Rachel Nicholls (soprano)
Cleveland Philharmonic Choir with Newcastle Choral Society and Northern Spirit Singers
Cleveland Philharmonic Junior Choir with Choristers from Durham Cathedral and St Peter's Church, Stockton.

The Mowbray Orchestra

Conductors John Forsyth MBE, Xenophon Kelsey MBE, Daniel Cook (Master of the Choristers, Durham Cathedral).

Tickets £20 adult, £18 over 60, £5 child under 16, are now on sale from the Sage Gateshead Ticket office: 0191 443 4461 or

To book a seat on the audience coach (£7 return), contact Denis Rigg on tickets@clevelandphilharmonicchoir
Sunday 16th December 2018 at 3.00 pm in St Barnabas Church, Linthorpe, Middlesbrough TS5 6JR

Family Christmas Carol Concert

with Alison Gill (piano), Fishburn Band and Cleveland Philharmonic Junior Choir

Conductor John Forsyth MBE

Christmas songs from the choirs, seasonal music from the band and carols for everyone.

Tickets £8 adult, £2 child, available in October 2018 from CPC 01642 782009 or via the website
Saturday 6th April 2019 at Stockton Baptist Church at 7.30 pm

Conductor John Forsyth MBE
Katherine Broderick (soprano), Anna Huntley (mezzo), Nicky Spence (tenor), Gavan Ring (baritone)
The Mowbray Orchestra

Mozart: Vespers KV339
Bernstein: Chichester Psalms
Mozart: Requiem

Tickets £15 adult, £13 concessions, £3 child/student

Friday 28th June 2019 at 7.30 pm at St Mary's Cathedral, Coulby Newham

Baltic Cruise - and Homecoming

Cleveland Philharmonic Choir, Cleveland Philharmonic Junior Choir, and soloists
Conductor John Forsyth MBE
Accompanist Andrew Christer

Tickets £15 adults, £13 concessions, £3 child/student
including a complimentary glass or wine or juice