Gonville and Caius College Choir under Peter Tranchell

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IN PREP

Under Peter's leadership the Caius Choir developed from Tenors and Basses in the 1960s to ATB in the 70s, then admitted sopranos from 1982, in which state the current choir remains.

This article will be enhanced through time as more information becomes available.

Recordings

Music from Caius

Tours

YearLocation/venue(s)
1966

26th June Evensong, Blofield; see MS.Tranchell.4.227(2).

1967

Chelmsford Cathedral "to give a recital of 20th Century church music".

25th June, Mattins, The Parish Church of Saint Mary the Virgin, Beachampton (see MS.Tranchell.4.227(3))

1968

St Margaret’s Westminster

Bristol Cathedral

Bratton Fleming (Devon)

23rd June, Mattins, Chawleigh (Devon), see MS.Tranchell.4.227(5) 

26th June, Mattins, Denver.

1969

Norwich Cathedral

+ two parishes in Norfolk.

St Margaret’s, Westminster?

1970 No choir tour, due to College overspend, "but we did visit a church in Kettering and give a recital there. (They (the church) gave the coach-fare, and I paid for the chaps’ supper. So the College bore no expense). And we nipped over to Ely and sang Evensong in the Cathedral"
1972

Bincombe-cum-Broadwey, Dorset

Cley, Norfolk

St George's Chapel, Windsor

1973 "Several College livings, – Hockwold and Weeting near Thetford, and Long Stratton near Norwich, and Lavenham in Suffolk. We also made a return visit to Cley-next-the-Sea in north Norfolk"
1974
1975 Yorkshire?
1976
1977
1978
1979
1980
1981
1982
1983
...
1988 Denmark: Odense, 
1989 Winchester

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