Upcoming Concerts

The Occasional Singers will be performing  the following Christmas Concerts:

  • Monday 11th December St Michael and All Angels Church, Dalton  7.30pm.
  • Monday 18th December St Luke’s Church, Orrell 7.30pm.

Tickets for each concert will be £8 and include festive refreshments. Contact Steph Ellis, telephone 01257 463461 or Mobile 07592 585607 or Email

The programme will be varied and will contain many of the old traditional Christmas carols including such favourites as Once in Royal David’s City, Hark the Herald Angels Sing, O come, all Ye Faithful etc  in which the audience will be invited to participate.

The choir will also perform a varied selection of other carols including Lo! Star-Led Chiefs, the beautiful Lute-Book Lullaby, Rutter’s Candlelight Carol, Up! Good Christen folk and listen, and a delightful Reginald Jacques arrangement of Away in a Manger.

There will also be a short selection of solos and entertaining readings.

The concerts finish with the audience invited to help not only sing the Twelve days of Christmas but also to physically join in in groups by waving the appropriate day and lustily singing their part!

During the interval festive refreshments will be served.

Come along for a wonderful evening of  Christmas music and cheer!