Vaughan Williams A Sea Symphony, 1st April 2017, with Sarah Fox (soprano), Robert Gildon (baritone), Sue Graham Smith (piano) and with the Chameleon Arts Orchestra

The programme will also include: Sumsion’sThey that go down to the sea in ships; Finzi’s Eclogue for piano and strings; and Mendelssohn’s Hebrides Overture (Fingal’s cave).

Musical Director and Conductor for Hertford Choral Society: Derek Harrison

Saturday 9th June 2018 7:30pm - 9:45pm

St Albans Cathedral, St Albans (AL1 1BY)

Tickets for this concert are available from St Albans Cathedral Box Office:

If you have queries or need assistance in obtaining tickets please email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or you do not have access to email please telephone: 07936 719498. Alternatively, contact the HCS Box Office via rehearsals or a member.


2017-18 Concert Season


This summer HCS are singing at St Albans Cathedral.  Please click through to find out more details and how to buy tickets:

Saturday 9th June 2018: Vaughan Williams A Sea Symphony with the Chameleon Orchestra, at 7.30pm, at St Albans Cathedral, St Albans

See the review of our first concert of this season: Saturday 11th November 2017: Mozart Requiem, McDowall Magnificat

Read about our It's Christmas concert with Abel Smith School Choir, Hertford  which we held on Saturday 16th December 2017

We had a magnificant spring concert on Saturday 24th March 2018: Rutter Requiem, Bernstein Chichester Psalms and Janacek Otcenas, with organ and harp

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Sing with Hertford Choral - Summer 2018

Rehearsals start in Hertford in April 2018 for our Summer Concert which will be on Saturday 9th June 2018 at St Albans Cathedral when we will be singing Vaughan Williams A Sea Symphony.

New members are very welcome to join, whatever your level of experience. You have the opportunity to join Taster Rehearsals free and, if you decide you would like to sing with us, you can do so for a term for a Taster Fee of £20, including music.

HCS is a non-auditioned choir, you can find out more about a typical rehearsal here or contact our Membership Secretary, Trish Goldsmith, on 01992 589730 or at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.   Don’t hesitate to ask any question at all.

We look forward to welcoming you to HCS! Click here for more news from Hertford Choral Society.

Vacancy for Accompanist

Hertford Choral Society needs to recruit an accompanist from the start of the 2018/19 season as the current post-holder is relocating away from Hertfordshire.

You can find details and how to apply here. The deadline for applications is Saturday 12th May 2018.

HCS celebrates its 80th birthday next season; what better time could there be to join us!

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