'I want you to sing Haydn's 'Creation' from memory' were among the first words YPC conductor 'Andrew Padmore' said to the choir as they returned to rehearsals after the summer break.

In the ensuing 11 weeks the YPC not only achieved that but then, on 19 November 2016, t...

After a full season 'on the road', the Yorkshire Philharmonic Choir will once more perform their full 2016/17 concert season in Wakefield Cathedral. Last year's renovation work in the Cathedral, saw the YPC performing in Leeds Town Hall, The Venue (Leeds), Dewsbury Tow...

Every 3 years the YPC undertakes a recital tour and this year, for the first time, Northern Ireland was the destination. For the first time this meant choir members organising their own flights and meeting up in a Belfast hotel. Amazingly, all went well ( except for so...

It would be difficult to imagine a more eclectic programme of music than that performed by the Yorkshire

Philharmonic Choir in the last concert of its current season.

With both secular and sacred pieces spanning three centuries by composers of widely differing nationalit...

Haydn Anniversary Concert

Wakefield Cathedral

Saturday June 13 2009

THERE are routine concerts and recitals, some of which are readily forgettable, but the Yorkshire Philharmonic Choir’s performance of four Haydn masterpieces to mark the bicentenary of the composer’s deat...

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