Bearsden Choir

A performance of Handel’s Messiah at Christmas in 1968 led to the formation of the choir, and it was from this modest beginning that Bearsden Choir has grown in stature to take its place as one of Scotland’s finest choirs. Currently, the choir has a membership of around 100 and is always keen to recruit new singers.

Under the leadership of Andrew Nunn, the choir offers singers the chance to face new musical challenges, and to tackle innovative and inspiring works, whilst recognising the enduring popularity of the great traditional choral favourites. Members foresee exciting  times ahead and they relish the opportunity of conveying audiences on more magical, musical adventures.

Andrew introduces this podcast about our choir:


Summary of upcoming season 2015/2016

Concert 1: Saturday 7th November 2015

Haydn          Te Deum in C
Monteverdi   Beatus Vir
Haydn          Nelson Mass

Concert 2: Wednesday 16th December 2015

Christmas programme to be chosen

Concert 3: Saturday 5th March 2016

Fauré     Requiem
Rutter     Mass of the Children

Concert 4: Weekend of Saturday 14th/Sunday 15th May


The Snow
Fly Singing Bird, Fly
Spanish Serenade
Sea Pictures (Mezzo soloist and orchestra)
The Music Makers

New Members Welcome

We are always keen to recruit new members. Have a look through our website and if you feel you’d like to be a part of Bearsden Choir, please do get in touch. You can be assured of a very warm welcome and much fun!

For further information please email:
Scottish Charity No.  SC001117

Next Concert

Concert 1 2015

For our first concert of 2015-16 we shall be working on a masterpiece from the end of the eighteenth century, Haydn’s Mass in D Minor, now known as the Nelson Mass, but to its composer as Missa in Angustiis, Mass for Times of Distress. This magnificent work takes performers and audience on a dramatic and […]

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