Past Concert Seasons

Past Concert Seasons

2012-2013 Concert Season


Columbia Choral Society Winter Concert

Friday, December 14, 2012, 7:30pm, Saint Peter's Catholic Church

Gloria – John Rutter

How Lovely is Thy Dwelling Place, from A German Requiem  - Johannes Brahms


Columbia Choral Society Spring Concert

Tuesday, May 14, 2013, 7:00pm, Saint Peter's Catholic Church

Join the Columbia Choral Society and the Ridgeview High School Advanced Chorus as we welcome the coming of spring.*
We are also celebrating the 100th birthday of Benjamin Britten

*The Ridgeview High School Advanced Chorus, Brian Glosh, Director

2011-2012 Concert Season


Columbia Choral Society Fall Concert

October 28, 2011, 7:30pm, Washington Street United Methodist Church

I was Glad – C. Hubert H. Parry

Gloria, RV 589 – Antonio Vivaldi

Ubi Caritas – Maurice Duruflé
Tantum ergo - Maurice Duruflé

Five Mystical Songs – Ralph Vaughan Williams


Columbia Choral Society Holiday Concert

December 9, 2011, 7:30pm, St. Joseph's Catholic Church

Rorate Coeli – Gregorian Chant

Ceremony of Carols – Benjamin Britten

Lo! Christ is born – Edward Elgar
Hodie Christus Natus est
– Francis Poulenc

Sûo Gan – arr. George Guest
Joys Seven
– Stephen Cleobury
What Sweeter Music
– John Rutter

Tomorrow shall be my dancing day – John Gardner
O magnum mysterium
– M. Lauridson
The Wassail Carol
– Ralph Vaughan Williams

This Christmastide-Jesse’s Carol – Donald Fraser


Columbia Choral Society Spring Concert

March 16, 2012, 7:30pm, St. Andrew's Luthern Church

England and America

Give unto the Lord – Edward Elgar
My beloved spake
– Patrick Hadley

Five Spirituals – arr. Sir Michael Tippett
     Steal Away

     Nobody knows the trouble

     Go down Moses

     By and By

     Deep River

Chichester Psalms – Leonard Bernstein

Lord of the Dance – arr. John Bertalot
The Call
– Lee Hoiby

Jerusalem – C. Hubert H. Parry


Columbia Choral Society Guest Appearance

April 28, 2012, 7:30pm, Koger Center for the Arts

South Carolina Philharomic Orchestra

Ninth Symphony - Beethoven

20010-2011 Season

80th Season Opening Concert
Requiem - Durufle Shandon United Methodist Church
Sunday, October 17, 2010

Celebrate the Holidays with Handel
Messiah - Handel Shandon United Methodist Church
Sunday, December 12, 2010

Guest Appearance with the South Carolina Philharmonic
Gloria - Poulenc Koger Center for the Arts
Saturday, February 12, 2011

Musica American
Frostiana - Randall Thompson Kathwood Baptist ChurchChurch
Sunday, May 22, 2011

2009-2010 Season

A Haydn Celebration
Washington Street Methodist Church
Sunday, October 25, 2009

2008-2009 Season

Piccolo Spoleto Concert
St. Phillip's Episcopal Church, Charleston
Sunday, May 31, 2009

A Tribute to Brahms
St. Peter's Catholic Church
Sunday, May 17, 2009

Celebrate the Season
St. Joseph's Catholic Church
Sunday, December 14, 2008

Chorus, Organ and Brass
St. Andrews Lutheran Church
Sunday, October 19, 2008

2007-2008 Season

Peace in the World
Shandon United Methodist Church
Sunday, May 18, 2008

Peace in the Nation
St. Andrew's Lutheran Church
Friday, February 22, 2008
Shandon Presbyterian Church
Sunday, February 24, 2008

Peace in the Home
Kathwood Baptist Church
Sunday, December 16, 2007

Peace in the Community
Shandon United Methodist Church
Sunday, October 14, 2007

2006-2007 Season


A Festival of Choirs
First Baptist Church
February 23, 2007.

Songs of Praise
St. Peter's Catholic Church
October 15, 2006

2005-2006 Season

75th Anniversary Celebration Concert
St. Peter's Catholic Church
May 21, 2006

Mozart's 250th
St. Martin in the Fields Episcopal Church
March 9, 2006
Shandon United Methodist Church
March 12, 2006

Celebrate the Season
St. Joseph's Catholic Church
December 11, 2005

A Celebraton of Choral Masterworks
Eastminster Presbyterian Church
October 16, 2005