Concerts and Events


Spring 2021

Tuesday 30th March 2021

Virtual Meditation for Passiontide, 6pm



Spring 2020

Sunday 4th April 2020


Downland Ensemble
Open Rehearsal 1115
Venue: West Chiltington Village Hall

Tuesday 31st March 2020


Chantry Quire
Passiontide Meditation: Hear My Prayer
Boxgrove Priory

Sunday 29th March 2020


Chantry Quire
Passiontide Meditation: Hear My Prayer
Slindon Parish Church

Saturday 14th March 2020


Sandgate Singers
Haydn: The Creation
Sussex Sinfonia

Friday 6th – Sunday 8th March 2020

Friends of Cathedral Music
National Gathering at Worcester Cathedral

Further information:

Autumn 2019

Wednesday 18th December 2019, 14:00

Christmas Concert
Gaude (Chamber Choir)
Bedford School Chapel

Sunday 15th December 2019, 17:30

Carol Concert
Corpus Christi College Chapel, Cambridge

Saturday 14th December 2019, 18:00

Concert of Advent Music
Chantry Quire
Fletching Parish Church

Sunday 8th December 2019, 19:00

Christmas Concert
Sandgate Singers
Our Lady of England Priory, Storrington

Saturday 7th December 2019

Christmas Concert
Downland Ensemble
Pulborough Village Hall

Sunday 17th November 2019, 15:00

Duo Recital
St John’s Church, Church Rd,
Broadbridge Heath, Horsham RH12 3LD
  • Handel: Violin Sonata in A major
  • JS Bach: Violin Sonata no. 5 in F minor
  • JS Bach: French Suite no. 5 in G major
  • JS Bach: Violin Sonata no. 6 in G major

Charlotte Bassett-Chan (violin) Peter Allwood (piano)

Sunday 10th November 2019

Mahler: Symphony no. 2 (The Resurrection)
Horsham Symphony Orchestra and Chorus
The Hawth, Crawley

Steve Dummer (conductor) Peter Allwood (chorus master)

Saturday 9th November 2019, 19:30

Chantry Quire Concert
Petworth Parish Church
  • Purcell: Welcome to all the pleasures (St Cecilia Ode)
  • Vivaldi: Magnificat
  • Handel: Dixit Dominus

Further information:

Sunday 20th October 2019, 14:00

Workshop on Haydn: Creation
Director: Peter Allwood
with Neil Jenkins (editor)
and Sandgate Singers
Further information:

Saturday 12th October 2019, 19:30

Dorking Chamber Orchestra Concert
St Martin’s Church, Dorking
  • Mendelssohn: Hebrides Overture
  • Mozart: Violin Concerto in G
  • Arriaga: Symphony in D

Friday 4th – Sunday 6th October 2019

Friends of Cathedral Music Gathering
St Mary’s Episcopal, St Mary’s RC and St Giles Cathedrals, Edinburgh

Further information:

Summer 2019

Sunday 18th August 2019, 15:00

From Sadness to Joy

Ishirini Choir
with Fries Lachrimae Consort
Lutherse Kerk Leeuwarden

Saturday 13th July 2019, 7.30pm

Sandgate Singers
Summer Concert
Steyning Grammar, Rydon’s site

Sandgate A6 Flyer AU18 PRINT READY

Saturday 22nd June 2019, 8pm

Chantry Quire
Summer Concert
St Paul’s Chichester

Sunday 19th May 2019

Performance of Peter Allwood’s setting of PSALM 150 at

Choral Evensong
Winchester Cathedral
The Cathedral Choir


Tuesday 9th April 2019

Chantry Quire
Passiontide Meditation
Boxgrove Priory

Sunday 7th April 2019

Chantry Quire
Passiontide Meditation
Easebourne Parish Church

Saturday 6th April 2019,

Sandgate Singers
Carmina Burana by Carl Orff

Steyning Grammar School, Steyning

Carmina A4 Poster PRINT


Saturday 22nd December 2018

Chantry Quire and Friends
Christmas Concert in aid of the Organ Repair Fund
St Mary’s Parish Church, Pulborough

Screenshot 2018-12-03 11.41.05

Saturday 15th December 2018

Downland Ensemble
Christmas Concert
Pulborough Village Hall


Monday 10th December 2018

Sandgate Singers
Christmas Carols
Sullington and Storrington Parish Hall

Sunday 25th November 2018

Sandgate Singers Concert
including Rutter, Magnificat
and works by Parry, Mendelssohn, Elgar

Peter Gould (organ)
Anna Gould (soprano)

Our Lady of England Priory, Storrington, RH20 4LN

Magnificat poster Nov 2018

Saturday 24th November 2018

Horsham Symphony Orchestra: The Planets
Steve Dummer (conductor), Peter Allwood (chorus master)

Saturday 10th November 2018

Chantry Quire Concert
Petworth Parish Church

CQ poster Nov 2018 with colonnade 2

Friday 12th – Sunday 14th October 2018

Friends of Cathedral Music
National Gathering
Bangor Cathedral

Sunday 7th October 2018, 1500

Duo Recital
St John’s Church, Church Rd,
Broadbridge Heath, Horsham RH12 3LD

JS Bach: Violin Sonata in C minor
Mozart: Violin Sonata in E minor
Schumann: Drei Romances
Schnittke: Suite in the Old Style

Charlotte Bassett-Chan (violin)
Peter Allwood (piano)

Saturday 15th September 2018, 1930

Gaude (choir), Jeremy Rouse (conductor)
Bedford School Concert Hall


Sunday/Monday 26/27th August 2018

Ishirini Choral Concerts
Florence, Italy

Saturday 7th July 2018, 1930

Union Hill (Blues and Country Rock Band) inaugural gig
Pulborough Village Hall

UH flyer July 2018

Saturday 7th July 2018, 1100

Downland Ensemble Open Rehearsal
Pulborough Village Hall

Saturday 30th June 2018 at 3pm

Sandgate Singers Concert: Songs from the Shows
Steyning Grammar (Rydons Community College site)

with Alison Manton (Keyboard) Joe Pettitt (bass) James O’Carroll (drums)

Poster Summer 2018

Saturday 23rd June 2018

Chantry Quire Concert,
St Paul’s, Chichester
with Alan Davies (cello)

Tuesday 26th June 2018

Chantry Quire (repeat) Concert,
Sutton Parish Church, West Sussex

conducted by Nick Steinitz
with Graham Elliott (cello)

18-06-23 poster

23-06-18 Programme

Friday 8th – Sunday 10th June 2018

Friends of Cathedral Music
National Gathering
Coventry Cathedral


Saturday 31st March 2018

Downland Ensemble Open Rehearsal

Tuesday 27th March 2018

Chantry Quire (repeat) Concert, Methodist Church, Worthing

Saturday 24th March 2018

Chantry Quire Concert, Boxgrove Priory

CQ Poster March 18

Saturday 3rd March 2018

Full details and tickets from EventBrite
Armed Man Poster (F) A4v5

Saturday 24th February 2018

Concert, Gaude, Bedford

Sunday 28th January 2018

Choral Evensong, Queens’ College Cambridge


Saturday 16th December 2017


Saturday 8th December/ 9th December 2017


Saturday 11th November 2017

Brahms’ Requiem, Brecon Cathedral, Brecon Singers,

conducted by Robert Evans, soloists Emilia Morton, Nicholas Morton

Piano Four Hands (Peter Allwood and Alan Davies)

Downland Ensemble, Autumn 2017

DE Sept 17 Poster

Saturday 21st October 2017

17-10-21 POSTER

Saturday 30th September 2017

Full event details: EVentBrite Sep 30

DCO poster Sep 30 2017

Saturday 22nd July 2017

summer concert poster 2017 (003) pdf

Press Release 2107 summer concert pdf

Saturday 1st July 2017

ePoster CQ July 2017 copy

Saturday 1st July 2017

DE ad July

Sunday 4th June 2017

Queens’ College Cambridge

4th June 2017

Saturday 8th April 2017


Friday 7th April 2017

Sandgate Singers Concert

Sunday 12 March 2017

Armed Man Workshop with Sandgate Singers

Saturday 11 March 2017

Downland Ensemble Open Rehearsal 

Wed-Sat, 1-4 March 2017,


Saturday 25th February 2017



Sunday 11th December 2016


Saturday 26th November 2016


Saturday 19th November 2016

Chantry Quire Concert

Saturday 1st October 2016