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Happy New Year!

A Reminder Choir practices for 2022 begin on Monday 10th January at 7.15pm, Fairplace Church, Okehampton Spring concert details will … Read More

Carols for Christmas Lights

We are delighted that after our Christmas sing in Red Lion Yard, we were able to donate £90 to the … Read More

Dates for Your Diary

Our last practice this term will be on Monday 6th December 2021 Our first practice next term will be on … Read More


The Annual General Meeting of the Choral Society will be held midway during the practice on Monday 15th November at … Read More

To Keep Us Safe: Open Night and Rehearsals

We would like to let members and visitors know what precautions we are taking against the Covid virus when we … Read More

OCS in Okehampton Times!

‘A Night of Sheer Singing Pleasure for Community’ We’re grateful to the Okehampton Times for publishing yesterday a description of … Read More

Warm Up your Voice Again with Free Singing Lessons!

We can’t wait to be able to get together and start singing again in September (if government permit). But some … Read More

Hallelujah! Okehampton Sings Again!!

OPEN EVENING – Monday, September 13th 2021, 7.15pm., Fairplace United Church, Okehampton [Pandemic regulations permitting] Celebrate the new freedom to … Read More

Petition to Free Britain’s Choirs

The Association of British Choir Directors has launched a petition to persuade the Government to relax the limit of six … Read More

Christmas Greetings from Fairplace

The Choral Society has had a lovely Christmas card from Alan Partridge of Fairplace Church. Inside it reads: Christmas Greetings … Read More

Getting Into Singing Shape for 2021

New 2 day online singing course following on from a successful September course, the December course will include some suitably … Read More

Returning in 2021

We are delighted to be able to announce that when we return (hopefully in early 2021) Richard Edwards will be … Read More


A chance to get singing again via the Choraline website Rehearsals and performance of Mozarts’ Requiem conducted by Matthew Finch. … Read More

Twiddly Bits for Charity

‘Twiddly Bits are Sung Quite Fast’ Documentary Film about the Bondleigh Barn Band DVD available for only £5.00. Trailer can … Read More


Okehampton Choral Society is keeping a close eye on the pandemic guidelines and hopes that we will all be able … Read More

Cancellation: Concert April 4th

The Choral Society has decided with great reluctance and sadness that we have no option but to cancel the Handel … Read More

Spring Concert

  SPRING HANDEL FESTIVAL Pastoral Serenata: Acis & Galatea With soloists: Anna Dumbiotis:  William Collins; Jason Bomford: Tony Yates Organ Concerto … Read More

Prizewinning soprano debuts in Okehampton

ANNA DUMBIOTIS   Anna Dumbiotis is a young soprano embarking on her first outing as a soloist in the Okehampton … Read More

Spring Concert

Celebrate the end of winter with the Okehampton Choral Society! Music for Springtime by GF Handel: Organ Concerto, The Cuckoo … Read More

Christmas with Okehampton Choral Society

  Join us at Christmas either at the Congregational  Church Crediton (Monday December 16th 2019: 7.30 p.m. park opposite in … Read More

OCS on Radio Devon!

We have the opportunity to sing at an All Saints, Okehampton, Christmas Service, which will be broadcast on BBC Radio … Read More


2019 November – AGM (date tba) Christmas Concerts: Charpentier, Messe de Minuit pour Noel; Carols including ‘Sage Bush Carol’ by A M … Read More

Dates for Michaelmas Term

Rehearsals Begin on Monday 9th September, 7.15 pm Fairplace Church,  Okehampton Concerts Fairplace Methodist Church, Okehampton,Saturday 14th December 2019, 7.30 … Read More

Sailing Away!

Congratulations to everyone on a very successful Summer Concert at Hatherleigh Methodist Church. Here we all are with Horowitz’s “Captain … Read More

Christmas with the Choral Society

Rehearsals for the Christmas concerts begin on 9th September at 7.15pm Programme: Marc-Antoine Charpentier, Midnight Mass, and a selection of … Read More

John Holland

We at the Choral Society mourn the death of our founder John Holland, who led us for more than forty … Read More

March Concert

Our performance of Mozart’s Vespers, Haydn’s Maria Theresa Mass and Wilson’s Prayer for St Patrick was a great success on … Read More

Captain Noah

Rehearsals for our summer programme begin Monday 18th March at 7.15 pm, Fairplace Church Okehampton The main work will be … Read More

Summer Concerts

‘CAPTAIN NOAH AND HIS FLOATING ZOO’    (Horowitz, with lyrics by Michael Flanders) ‘TEDDY BEAR’S PICNIC’, AND OTHER SONGS FOR … Read More

Grant for Orchestral Concert

On Monday 26th February 2019, the Clerk to the Okehampton United Charities, Mrs Karen Percival, (CIS Affiliated) presented the Choral … Read More


We are profoundly grateful to Okehampton United Charities for their help in funding our orchestral concert. Their grant will help … Read More


Tea and Coffee will be provided during the rest breaks and a variety of cakes will be provided free of … Read More

A Musical Feast: Okehampton Choral Society and Orchestra

The glorious music of Haydn, Mozart and Wilson.… Read More

Singing in the New Year

Happy New Year to all our members! The first rehearsal of 2019 will be at 7.15 on January 7th. We … Read More

Dates for Diaries 2018 – 2019

CONCERTS Christmas Concerts Friday 14th December Fairplace Church Okehampton Spring (Haydn) Concert Saturday 16th March 2019 All Saints Church Okehampton. … Read More