Halifax Choral Society gave the world premiere of this wonderful piece by Ben Ponniah on 24th June 2023 in Halifax Minster, conducted by Philip Collin – Philip Voldman was on piano and the Heartwood Quartet on strings. It was a very moving and memorable occasion. Here are the highlights (7 minutes) and the full piece 26 minutes)
A 29 minute video of the Choir singing Socially Distanced Carols in the Piece Hall Halifax on 12th December 2020
Forced by Covid restrictions to stop rehearsing and performing, Halifax Choral Society recorded this lockdown video in June 2020.
Video production and piano accompaniment by Jenny Martins
Radio 4 Sunday Worship on 1st July 2018 was broadcast live from Halifax Minster and featured hymns sung by Halifax Choral Society.Celebrate Immanuel's Name:
An extract from "The Armed Man - A Mass for Peace"
Written by Karl Jenkins.
Performed by Halifax Choral Society, Sheffield Philharmonic Chorus and the Black Dyke Band.
Conducted by John Pryce Jones
Extract from "The Holy Face"
A brand new oratorio written by Philip Wiby to celebrate the bicentenary of the Halifax Choral Society in 2017