HCS Oral History Project

In 2019, some 30 HCS members, including our conductor Derek Harrison, were interviewed as part of an oral history project run by the University of Hertfordshire. They talked about their experience of being part of the choir over the years. Have a listen to what they have to say by clicking here.

HCS Sings!

Listen to us singing by clicking on the buttons below:


Hear my prayer Purcell

Their sound is gone out (from Messiah) Handel

Dies irae (from Requiem) Mozart

Locus iste  Bruckner

Cantique de Jean Racine Fauré

La mer Trenet and Lasry, arr. Harrison

Libertango Piazzolla arr. Watson and Harrison

Afton water, Scottish folk-song arr. Rutter


Dashing away with a smoothing iron arr. Elizabeth Shepherd

Sally gardens arr. Elizabeth Shepherd


Christmas Music


A babe is born in Bethlehem, Trad. German, harm. Schein

A lullaby of the nativity Blackford

Merrily the angels sing Charpentier, arr. Harrison


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