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  • From Pub to Pulpit

    In June 2023, we took part in a celebration of Vaughan Williams’ music, specifically his collecting of folk tunes which metamorphosed into hymn tunes which he incorporated into the English Hymnal of 1906 which he edited. The celebration was a year long, involving concerts around the country, and we were privileged to be invited the…

  • Requiem for a Fading World

    Requiem for a Fading World

    Holmfirth Choral (plus a few friends) is providing the choir which will be part of the Holmfirth Arts Festival production of Kerrin Tatman’s Requiem for a fading world, a work in several movements for two soloists, choir, orchestra and piano, which forms half of a double-bill concert at Holmfirth Civic Hall on August 3rd.

  • Summer Serenade

    Summer Serenade

    On June 29th, we presented a selection of shorter pieces that we have enjoyed practising over the last few weeks as an informal summer concert – which was followed by canapes and drinks. An enjoyable end to the 2023-24 season.

  • Holmfirth Choral Society

    is a mixed choir singing a range of styles, but enjoying most oratorios and masses. We don’t audition new members – we are open to anyone wishing to sing with us who feels able to be part of our friendly group of singers. We do try to reach a high standard of musicianship, and some…

  • Concert – April 20th 2024

    Concert – April 20th 2024

    Our final full concert of the 2023-2024 season. It lived up to its title – our soloists and orchestra were superb, and the concert was a resounding success.