Bernard Calvert was a Life Patron of the YPC and a lover of all styles of music – I believe he used to ‘tread the boards’ on the pier shows down in Portsmouth and Plymouth. 

He was an avid collector of memorabilia and after his death two months ago, Norman Haz...

Review by Robert Cowan of The Yorkshire Philharmonic Choir’s Diamond Jubilee Celebration Concert in Wakefield Cathedral on Saturday, 29 June, 2013:

Given the vast repertoire of modern and classical masterpieces available, it could not have been easy for the Yorkshire Ph...

What a fantastic time was enjoyed by about 120 past and present members of the choir, some of whom had travelled considerable distances, (even from France), to gather at Holmfield House, Wakefield for the Grand Diamond Jubilee Lunch and afternoon celebration.


Dear All,

You may recall from previous Diamond Jubilee event information that we had intended to hold a 1950's Retro Social Evening on Tuesday 23 April. Changes to several circumstances have determined that it will be necessary to cancel this event, so you will hear not...

As you may already know, the YPC's concert on 20th April is to be something of a prestigious event as it is the first concert of our Diamond Jubilee season to take place in Wakefield Cathedral.

While we at the YPC have been eternally grateful to the Wakefield Grammar Sc...

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