Past

This archive contains a list of our past performances. Please click the title of each concert for further information or photographs of each event. PDFs of the concert programmes, where available, can be accessed by clicking on the coloured link.

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St Andrew's Church, Farnham

Saturday, 11 May, 2019 7:30 pm

Motets by J.S. Bach, penitential anthems from the Renaissance, and works in praise of the Virgin Mary, in a glowing programme of choral music spanning five centuries.

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St Botolph's Bishopsgate, London

Saturday, 9 March, 2019 7:30 pm

Join us for a programme of sacred music spanning five centuries and across Europe, including settings of the Miserere by Gregorio Allegri and James MacMillan

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St George's Church, Bloomsbury

Sunday, 20 January, 2019 4:30 pm

A choral celebration of mystery and beauty for a winter’s afternoon.

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St Giles in the Fields Church, London

Friday, 7 December, 2018 7:30 pm

Get the festive season off to a start with our Christmas concert in the heart of London’s West End.

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St Martin in the Fields

Thursday, 25 October, 2018 7:00 pm

Motets by Byrd and Bach, Samuel Barber’s searing “Agnus Dei”, and Vivaldi’s joyful “Gloria”, at St Martin in the Fields.

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St George's, Hanover Square

Sunday, 23 September, 2018 4:00 pm

Commemorating the centenary of the end of the First World War, a free, hour-long concert of works by Dvorak, Elgar, Mahler, Debussy, Ravel and Rachmaninov.

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St Thomas Church, Winchelsea

Saturday, 7 July, 2018 7:30 pm

A programme of music both lighthearted and profound, inspired by the world’s oceans, lakes and rivers.

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St Andrew's Church, Farnham

Saturday, 12 May, 2018 7:30 pm

A concert of exciting and imaginative works by two great composers of the eighteenth century.

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St John's Smith Square, London

Wednesday, 21 March, 2018 7:30 pm

Pegasus joins the London Handel Orchestra and conductor Laurence Cummings for the second of two performances of Handel’s bittersweet pastoral opera, given as part of the 2018 London Handel Festival.

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St John's Smith Square, London

Monday, 19 March, 2018 7:30 pm

Pegasus joins the London Handel Orchestra and conductor Laurence Cummings for the first of two performances of Handel’s bittersweet pastoral opera, given as part of the 2018 London Handel Festival.

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St George's Bloomsbury, London

Sunday, 21 January, 2018 4:30 pm

Join us in the beautiful surroundings of St George’s Church, Bloomsbury, for a concert directed by our Associate Musical Director, Jessica Norton. The programme features Aaron Copland’s In the Beginning, a setting of the biblical creation story, preceded by works reflecting themes of the seven days of creation.

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St Botolph's Church, Bishopsgate

Friday, 1 December, 2017 7:30 pm

Christmas anthems, readings, and carols for all to sing, in the beautiful and elegant surroundings of St Botolph’s Church, Bishopsgate

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Tilford Church, Surrey

Saturday, 18 November, 2017 7:00 pm

Bach’s uplifting telling of the Nativity story, for which Pegasus was joined by the London Handel Orchestra and a stellar line-up of soloists.

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St George's, Hanover Square

Sunday, 17 September, 2017 4:00 pm

Pegasus presented the London premiere of Colin Riley’s “Roads Shining Like River Up Hill After Rain”, setting the poetry of Edward Thomas in the centenary year of his death in the first world war. Our concert also included works by Tavener, Barber, Verdi and Elgar.

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Leicester Cathedral

Sunday, 20 August, 2017 10:30 am

We continue our weekend at Leicester Cathedral with sung eucharist, including the Missa Brevis by Zoltan Kodaly.

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Leicester Cathedral

Saturday, 19 August, 2017 5:30 pm

We open a weekend at Leicester Cathedral with a service of evensong, to include the St. Paul’s Service by Herbert Howells.

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Goddards, Abinger Common, Surrey

Saturday, 22 July, 2017 1:00 pm

Members of Pegasus perform in the beautiful surroundings of a house and garden designed by Edwin Lutyens and Gertrude Jekyll, and run by the Landmark Trust.

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St Andrew's Church, Farnham

Saturday, 20 May, 2017 7:30 pm

Settings of the mass and a Sanctus by J.S. Bach, alongside two of his cantatas, in the warm acoustic of St Andrew’s Church, Farnham, as part of the Tilford Bach Society’s 2017 season.

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Barbican Hall, London

Monday, 15 May, 2017 7:30 pm

Pegasus’s debut at the Barbican Centre in Mahler’s majestic second symphony, with the Kensington Symphony Orchestra.

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St Martin in the Fields, London

Friday, 24 March, 2017 9:30 pm

A late-evening musical meditation on the theme of mercy, with works by Renaissance and Baroque composers, in the candlelit setting of St Martin in the Fields.

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The Charterhouse, London

Sunday, 29 January, 2017 4:00 pm

A concert of English sacred music from the 15th and 16th centuries, and Romantic partsongs and lovesongs by Parry, Elgar and Vaughan Williams.

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Holy Trinity Church, Claygate

Saturday, 10 December, 2016 7:30 pm

This performance marked Pegasus Choir’s 11th annual appearance at this Christmas concert in support of the outstanding work of Princess Alice Hospice

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Trinity Church, Clapham, London

Thursday, 8 December, 2016 7:00 pm

On 08 December 2016, Pegasus Choir’s 21st anniversary year, the choir were delighted to perform a carol service at Holy Trinity Church, Clapham, in support of Royal Trinity Hospice

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St Luke's Church, Grayshott, Surrey

Saturday, 19 November, 2016 7:30 pm

Pegasus were joined by the London Handel Orchestra, and a fine line-up of soloists, for this all-Mozart concert as part of the Grayshott Concerts series

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Royal Albert Hall, London

Monday, 3 October, 2016 7:30 pm

Pegasus were honoured to be invited to sing as part of ballet superstar Carlos Acosta’s final performances, set within the grandeur of the Royal Albert Hall, this time with the music of Gabriel Fauré and Francis Poulenc

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St Martin in the Fields Church, London

Saturday, 10 September, 2016 6:00 pm

Pegasus opened the autumn series of the Brandenburg Choral Festival of London with a one-hour concert at St Martin in the Fields church, in association with Woking and Sam Beare Hospices.

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St Thomas' Church, Winchelsea

Saturday, 2 July, 2016 7:30 pm

To mark the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare’s death, Pegasus returned to Winchelsea with a programme of choral works and solo songs which illustrate how the Bard’s poetry has inspired composers across eras and countries.

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St John's, Smith Square

Monday, 13 June, 2016 7:30 pm

A performance of Bach’s great setting of the Mass, in the grand setting of St John’s, Smith Square.

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All Saints Church, Tilford, Surrey

Sunday, 12 June, 2016 7:00 pm

Pegasus returned to the Tilford Bach Festival with the London Handel Orchestra

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St Andrew's Church, Farnham

Saturday, 14 May, 2016 7:30 pm

On Saturday 14 May 2016, Pegasus performed Claudio Monteverdi’s monumental Vespers of the Blessed Virgin, more commonly known as the Vespers of 1610.

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St George's, Hanover Square

Friday, 11 March, 2016 7:00 pm

Pegasus returned the London Handel Festival to perform a programme of pieces composed by Handel and his contemporary J.S. Bach when both composers were in their early twenties

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St George's Church, Bloomsbury

Sunday, 7 February, 2016 4:30 pm

Marking the start of their 21st anniversary year, Pegasus performed a concert in the glorious Hawksmoor church, London, with a cornucopia of pieces chosen by members of the choir as their favourites from the Pegasus repertoire

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The Charterhouse, London

Wednesday, 16 December, 2015 7:00 pm

Pegasus presented a feast of Christmas music old and new, in the breathtaking setting of London’s Charterhouse – a former monastery with a history dating back to 1348.

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Holy Trinity Church, Claygate

Saturday, 12 December, 2015 7:30 pm

December 2015 saw Pegasus perform their annual Christmas concert in support of Princess Alice Hospice

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Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, London

Saturday, 28 November, 2015 11:00 am

The choir’s debut performance at the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse at Shakespeare’s Globe

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St George's Church, Bloomsbury

Saturday, 21 November, 2015 7:30 pm

A performance of three works honouring the patron saint of music on the eve of her feast day – presented with the London Handel Orchestra

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St Clement Danes Church, London

Saturday, 24 October, 2015 7:30 pm

Pegasus returned to the Brandenburg Choral Festival of London with a beautiful programme of choral works, featuring Gabriel Fauré’s renowned setting of the Requiem mass.

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The Charterhouse, London

Sunday, 20 September, 2015 5:15 pm

In 2015, the 600th anniversary year of the Battle of Agincourt, Pegasus presented an hour-long programme of glorious choral music exploring Anglo-French relations over the ages. Our venue was the historic Charterhouse in the City of London, and the concert was performed as part of the Open House London weekend.

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St Thomas Church of Winchelsea, Winchelsea

Saturday, 4 July, 2015 7:30 pm

In 2015 Pegasus returned to Winchelsea to mark the 600th anniversary of the battle of Agincourt, and the 400th anniversary of an even more decisive battle between the French and the English which took place about 200km away from Agincourt, in Waterloo.

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St. Andrew's Church, Farnham

Saturday, 16 May, 2015 7:00 pm

Pegasus were delighted to present a programme including pieces by Johann Sebastian Bach and George Frederic Handel

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St Lawrence, Little Stanmore

Sunday, 29 March, 2015 6:00 pm

Pegasus, and members of the London Handel Orchestra, returned to the extraordinary surroundings of St Lawrence, Little Stanmore, with a programme of Chandos Anthems

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Holy Trinity Claygate, Surrey

Saturday, 13 December, 2014 7:30 pm

Pegasus returned to Holy Trinity, Claygate, for their annual Candlelight Christmas Concert in association with Princess Alice Hospice.

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St Giles in the Fields, London

Saturday, 6 December, 2014 6:30 pm

Pegasus’s candle-lit Christmas concert for 2014 was held for the Friends of Shakespeare’s Globe.

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Guy's Chapel, St Thomas Street, London

Saturday, 15 November, 2014 7:30 pm

Marking the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War, Pegasus presented a programme of music and poetry written during the war and in response to it. This concert was performed as a fundraiser to support the work of The British Association For Performing Arts Medicine.

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St Mary-le-Bow, London

Sunday, 21 September, 2014 5:00 pm

It is 25 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall, which for many was the symbol of the oppressive Eastern Bloc. In this concert Pegasus explores music which has emerged from post-Soviet Eastern Europe, alongside the 16-part Der Abend by Strauss – the epitome of German high romanticism before the War.

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St Thomas Church, Winchelsea

Saturday, 5 July, 2014 7:30 pm

Winchelsea’s church of St Thomas played host to Pegasus for an evening of music and poetry commemorating the first world war. The choir performed works written during the Great War and in response to it.

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The Aldridge Theatre, Farnham

Saturday, 8 March, 2014 7:30 pm

Pegasus Choir joined the London Handel Orchestra to perform one of George Frideric Handel’s finest oratorios – Israel in Egypt

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St. George's, Bloomsbury

Sunday, 2 February, 2014 4:00 pm

To mark the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War, Pegasus presented a programme of music and poetry written during the war and in response to it.

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St Giles-in-the-Fields Parish Church, London

Saturday, 14 December, 2013 6:30 pm

Pegasus joined the Friends of Shakespeare’s Globe for their annual Christmas carol concert.

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Thursday, 12 December, 2013 6:45 pm

Pegasus joined the staff, volunteers, supporters and families of Trinity Hospice in Clapham for their annual Light Up A Life Carol Service.

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Holy Trinity Church, Church Lane, Claygate

Saturday, 7 December, 2013 7:30 pm

07 December 2013 saw Pegasus carry out their annual performance in support of Princess Alice Hospice, singing Christmas music old and new, and carols for everyone to enjoy.

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Charterhouse, Charterhouse Square, London

Sunday, 20 October, 2013 4:00 pm

Pegasus performed the second of their “Bad Boys of Music” recitals at the historic Charterhouse in the heart of medieval London.

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Church of our Lady of the Assumption and St Gregory, Westminster, London

Sunday, 22 September, 2013 4:00 pm

Pegasus presented an hour-long concert of works by three composers who pushed the boundaries – both musically and in their personal lives: Carlo Gesualdo, Francis Poulenc and Benjamin Britten.

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St Martin-in-the-Fields, Trafalgar Square, London

Tuesday, 17 September, 2013 7:30 pm

Pegasus returned to St Martin-in-the-Fields, Trafalgar Square, in what was their second performance at the church for 2013.

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Grosvenor Chapel, Mayfair, London

Saturday, 23 March, 2013 6:30 pm

To celebrate the 270th anniversary of the London premiere of one of history’s most beloved oratorios, Pegasus and Belsize Baroque staged a performance of “Messiah” in the intimate surroundings of Mayfair’s Grosvenor Chapel.

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St Martin-in-the-Fields, Westminster, London

Thursday, 24 January, 2013 9:30 pm

On 24 January 2013, Pegasus performed Sergey Rachmaninov’s hour-long choral masterpiece at St Martin-in-the-Fields.  This was the first of many candlelit performances by the choir at this atmospheric church on Trafalgar Square. Director – Matthew Altham

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St. George's Bloomsbury, London

Sunday, 20 January, 2013 4:00 pm

This late-afternoon recital saw Pegasus perform Sergej Rachmaninov’s Vespers beneath St George’s famous 17th century Dutch chandelier. Director – Matthew Altham Concert programme

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Grosvenor Chapel, Mayfair, London

Sunday, 9 December, 2012 5:30 pm

9 December 2012 saw Pegasus partner with Handel House to present an evening of carols spanning medieval times to present day. The sublime interior of John Ninian Comper’s Grosvenor Chapel in Mayfair proved to be perfect spot for an hour of Yuletide harmonies.

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Holy Trinity Church, Claygate, Surrey

Saturday, 8 December, 2012 7:00 pm

Pegasus’s annual concert in support of Princess Alice Hospice featured traditional and modern Christmas carols alongside readings by Michael Aspel OBE.

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St Giles in the Fields, London

Saturday, 1 December, 2012 7:00 pm

Pegasus joined the Friends of Shakespeare’s Globe for their annual Christmas carol concert. The evening included a range of Christmas music old and new, and special guest appearances by actors from Shakespeare’s Globe who gave seasonal readings.

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Christ Church, Chelsea

Saturday, 3 March, 2012 2:30 pm

Pegasus were delighted to perform a short recital as part of the 26th Annual London Organ Day, with music from three countries and four centuries illustrating the lasting influence of chorale melodies in European music.

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St George's Church, Bloomsbury Way, London

Sunday, 29 January, 2012 4:00 pm

Pegasus performed a free concert in one of London’s most striking churches – celebrating the light and colour of France.

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Holy Trinity Church, Church Road

Saturday, 10 December, 2011 7:30 pm

The choir’s annual concert in support of Princess Alice Hospice.

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Grosvenor Chapel, South Audley Street, Mayfair, London

Sunday, 4 December, 2011 4:00 pm

Pegasus Choir’s December 2011 programme – in partnership with Handel House – embraced carols from the Renassiance to the present day

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St Giles-in-the-Fields Church, Camden, London

Saturday, 3 December, 2011 6:30 pm

Pegasus joined the Friends of Shakespeare’s Globe for their annual Christmas carol concert. The evening included a range of Christmas music old and new, and special guest appearances by actors from Shakespeare’s Globe who gave seasonal readings.

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St George’s, Hanover Square, London

Monday, 14 November, 2011 7:00 pm

Pegasus joined a stellar line-up of vocal and instrumental talent for a performance of Handel’s one-act oratorio, first performed at London’s Covent Garden Theatre in 1751.

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St Luke's Church, Grayshott, Surrey

Saturday, 8 October, 2011 7:30 pm

Pegasus performed a concert in aid of the Phyllis Tuckwell Hospice, Farnham, on World Hospice Day. The performance was part of Voices for Hospice, a global bi-annual event raising awareness and funds for hospice and palliative care.

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Holy Trinity Church Sloane Square, London

Sunday, 18 September, 2011 4:00 pm

Pegasus performed a free hour-long recital of choral settings of texts from the King James Version of the Bible, to mark the text’s 400th anniversary. Beautiful music – spanning five centuries – was performed in the glorious 19th-century Holy Trinity church, the “cathedral of the Arts and Crafts movement.”

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All Saints Church, Tilford, Surrey

Saturday, 4 June, 2011 7:00 pm

Saturday 4 June 2011 saw Pegasus perform a concert in the picturesque English village of Tilford, Surrey, as part of the Final Festival Concert of the 59th Tilford Bach Festival.

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St. George's Bloomsbury, London

Sunday, 6 February, 2011 4:00 pm

Pegasus performed a concert of music by two of the masters of twentieth century church music – Herbert Howells and Frank Martin.

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The Place, Duke's Road, London

Thursday, 20 May, 2010 7:00 pm

Pegasus were delighted to perform as part of h2dance’s ‘Attention!’ – a new commission celebrating The Place’s 40th birthday

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Friday, 23 April, 2010 7:00 pm

Described by tilbach.org.uk as their “favourite chamber choir”, Pegasus were delighted to return to Tilford Bach Society

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Clifton Cathedral, Pembroke Road, Bristol

Sunday, 8 November, 2009 7:45 pm

An evening of accounts – in music and words – of the momentous events of November 1989

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Holy Trinity Church, South Kensington, London

Saturday, 10 October, 2009 7:30 pm

Pegasus were pleased to perform, alongside players from the Royal College of Music, masterpieces of the Baroque from Italy and Germany

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All Saints Church, Kemble

Saturday, 9 May, 2009 7:00 pm

Pegasus were delighted to perform at the sixth Kemble Spring Music Festival. Director – Matthew Altham Accompanist – Martin Toyer Concert Programme

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Holy Trinity Church, South Kensington, London

Saturday, 11 October, 2008 7:30 pm

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Farnham Castle, Surrey

Friday, 11 July, 2008 7:00 pm

Pegasus were thrilled to return to Tilford Bach Society where they performed a summer concert at Farnham Castle

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St.Patrick’s Church, Soho Square

Sunday, 13 October, 2002 7:00 pm

Pegasus were delighted to present a programme of works by Ralph Vaughan Williams, William Walton and Villiers Stanford at this beautiful Soho church

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St.Patrick’s Church, Soho Square

Sunday, 13 October, 2002 12:00 am

Pegasus were delighted to present a programme of works by Ralph Vaughan Williams, William Walton and Villiers Stanford at this beautiful Soho church

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St. Catharine's Chapel, Cambridge

Sunday, 30 June, 2002 7:00 pm

Pegasus were delighted to present a programme of works at St. Catharine’s Chapel, Cambridge – including pieces by Gerald Finzi, Edmund Rubbra and Benjamin Britten