Collaborations

                                                                       

09/05/92   The Dream of Gerontius – Elgar  Phoenix Singers Leek with Leek Choral and Nantwich Tudor Consort All Saints

11/12/94   Christmas Spectacular with Royal Marines Band Victoria Hall, Hanley

31/05/97   Concert with Stoke-on-Trent Brass at All Saints – Ashley Thompson becomes our new Musical director

23/04/98   Cheshire Dance Workshop, (Vivaldi’s Gloria) Wilmslow

03/05/98   Concert in Loudun, Loire Valley France

Jul 1998    A Travers Chants, Loudun/ Phoenix Concert All Saints

19/12/98   Messiah – Handel with Leek Choral All Saints

04/03/2000  Voices of the Future – Second Millennium Concert All SaintsCaptain Noah poster-page-001: Captain Noah and His Floating Zoo with Joseph Horovitz  & ‘What Is Time’  (commission by Johnny Coppin).

31/04/2000        Concert in Heerenveen, Freisland, Northern Hollandscan0085

20/05/2000        Concert in Lichfield Cathedral Vaughan William’s Sea Symphony (with other Staffordshire choirs)

29/05/2000        Singing in the gardens at Biddulph Grange, part of BBC Music Live!

28/04/2001        Concert with Noorden Singers, Heerenveen in All Saints’ Leek

14/10/2001        Verdi’s Requiem at Victoria Hall Hanley with Ceramic                                                                                                                             City and Keele Bach Choir

                                                            03-25/05/2002   Sweeney Todd at New Victoria Theatrescan0004

07-25/05/2004   Amadeus at New Victoria Theatrescan0032

20/05/2004       Concert at New Victoria Theatre with Bella Musica

01-04/10/2004   Visit to Este Italy, Concert in Duomo

03-07/12/2004   Visit from Amazing Gospel Choir Este incl. Concert by them in St. Mary’s Leek

11/12/2004        Concert with Johnny Coppin, All Saints’ Leek

06/05/2005        ‘Flames of Lanka’ Concert with English Pro Musica, All Saints’ Leek

22/7-13/8/2005  Two members appear in ‘The Bat’at New Victoria Theatre

08/10/2005        Concert in aid of Douglas Macmillan Hospice with Ceramic City Choir and Emma Johnson (clarinet)                                                at Victoria Hall, Hanley

15/12/2005        Concert at Cheltenham Town Hall with Johnny Coppin

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Choir in Duomo, Este

26-29/05/2006    Visit to Este Italy, Concert in Duomo

16/12/2006        “An Elizabethan Christmas” with PIVA and The Young Phoenix at All Saints’ Leek

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Ashley Thompson works with Paul Spicer

17/03/2007 Paul Spicer’s Easter Oratorio with Lichfield Cathedral Choristors at All Saints’ Leek

08/04/2007 Hymns/Chorales from Paul Spicer’s Easter Oratorio recorded and broadcast on Radio Stoke

19/04/2008 Civic Concert,Young Phoenix, Stoke Youth Musical Theatre Co. and others at All Saints’

                                                             26/04/2008 The Armed Man with Ceramic City Choir at Victoria Hall Hanley with Karl Jenkins conducting

10/12/2008 Radio Stoke Carol Service All Saints’ Leek with Young Phoenix G & G col poster-page-001                                                          21/03/2009 Civic Concert,Young Phoenix, Stoke Youth Musical Theatre Co. and others at All Saints’

21/11/2009 Verdi Requiem at Victoria Hall, Hanley with Ceramic City Choir

17/07/2010 Barry Russell’s ‘Gawain and the Green Knight’ premier. New Gloria – Vivaldi’s Gloria reworked by Ashley Thompson. 

16/10/2010 Concert at Victoria Hall Hanley guests of Ceramic City Choir.  Mendelssohn’s  Elijah.

11/12/2010 All Saints Church Leek “ All on a Winters Night” concert with Johnny Coppin. coppin poster 2010 ed-page-001

12/11/2011 ‘Missa Katherina’ by Jacob de Haan with Keele University Choir and Keele Concert Band

25/12/2011 Track from ‘Christmas’ CD played on Christmas morning by Aled Jones on his BBC Radio 2 programme

14/04/2012 Titanic Centenary Concert at Victoria Hall, Hanleyscan0148

26/05/2012 Leek-Este Tenth Anniversary Twinning Concert, with Este’s Amazing Gospel Choir at All Saints Church, Leek

21/07/2012 Concert with Keele Concert Band and Young Phoenix, featuring Jacob de Haan’s ‘Missa Katherina’ and Michael Hurd’s ‘Jonah-Man Jazz’, at All Saints Church, Leek

10/05/2013 Three choirs concert with Young Phoenix and French choir ‘A Travers Chants’, from Loudon in the Loire Valley. All Saints Church, Leek

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PIVA – excellent early music group from Leek

14/12/2013 Christmas Concert.  The Phoenix Singers with multi-instrumentalists PIVA, a locally-based early music ensemble, at All Saints Church, Leek

Remembrances poster col-page-00107/06/2014  ‘Remembrances’  Concert at All Saints Church, Leek, with singer/songwriter Johnny Coppin. The concert featured a wide range of material on the theme of war and peace, in acknowledgement of the centenary of the start of the 1st World War.

07/12/2014   First performance of the fully orchestrated version of  ‘A Christmas Carol’ (Ashley Thompson/Deborah McAndrew) at Stockport Town Hall, involving The Phoenix Singers and The Grove Singers, accompanied by Salford Symphony Orchestra.

23/12/2014  Performance of ‘A Christmas Carol’ at Lichfield Cathedral by The Phoenix Singers, The Palace Singers, Lichfield Cathedral A Christmas Carol - Lich Cath-page-001Young and Youth Voices.

21/02/2015    SMDC Chairman’s Charity Concert at Greatwood Hall,  Upper Tean. Featuring The Phoenix Singers and Tean Fusion Community Singers

25/04/2015    Performance of Haydn’s oratorio ‘The Creation’, with full orchestral accompaniment from the professional musicians of the Phoenix Festival Orchestra and soloists from the Royal Northern College of Music.

12/12/2015     A Dickensian Christmas Concert and Fayre at All Saints’ Church with Totally Locally stalls and concert by the choir with the addition of Young Phoenix Poster3-page-001Phoenix and members of Longsdon Amateur Dramatic Society.