Hertford Museum approached HCS over the summer for display items contributing to their forthcoming autumn exhibition on 'Giving Glory'.

Items from performances of sacred music across our repertoire were donated for show for the Musical Mystery Tour/Hertford Music Festival at the end of August.

The full exhibition at Hertford Museum opens in October.

We start rehearsals at Sele School, Hertford, SG14 2DG on Tuesday 6th September 2016 in preparation for our performance of Rossini's Petite Messe Solennelle on Saturday 5th November 2016.

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!

Instead of our usual summer concert, we spent a hot June weekend recording for our latest CD - Their Sound Has Gone Out.

The CD will feature a representative selection of Hertford Choral Society's recent repertoire.  It also includes percussion, Accordion5 and the marvellous organ and piano playing of Peter Jaekel and Sue Graham Smith, and all conducted by our musical director Derek Harrison.

The CD will be ready for sale in the autumn and, priced at £10, will make a super Christmas present for friends and family ... more details will appear nearer the time and you can pre-order via our HCS Shop page here.

April 23rd 2016 was a day to remember for Hertford Choral Society and our many guest participants in a Singing Day held at Presdales' School, Ware.

The registration team relax in the calm after the rush at the registration desk.

The day was expertly led by Benjamin Goodson and Derek Harrison.

Much fun and enjoyment was evident as participants practised,

and then performed, pieces as various as Mamma Mia and Zadok the Priest to a small but enthusiastic audience who came along at the end of the day. 

 

The success of the event was made possible by a generous grant from Hertford Town Council to whom go our very grateful thanks, pictured Mayor of Hertford Linda Radford and Councillor Peter Ruffles.

Our many non-HCS participants said they greatly enjoyed the day and the experience of singing with HCS - just as we enjoyed welcoming them along.

A super day all round - thank you to Presdales School and to everyone involved, including Frances Green and June Crew for the photos.

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Come and sing with HCS in 2019!

Hertford Choral Society is having its Christmas break and we re-start rehearsals from Tuesday 8th January 2019 at Sele School, Hertford, SG14 2DG. If you are interested, or in coming along in January, please be 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.

Or maybe you can only spare a day, if so come to our Verdi Requiem Workshop on Saturday 2nd March at Richard Hale School, Hertford, SG13 8EN.

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

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