Past Events

Messe Festive de Pentecôte
The Brussels Chamber Choir will sing 21st century choir music during the Pentecost mass in the Brussels Cathedral
Dates
Sunday, 4 june 2017, 12:30 Brussels Cathedral
Parvis Sainte-Gudule / Voorplein Sint-Goedele, 1000 Brussels

BACH HERITAGE
"Bach Heritage" is a short choir festival in BOZAR. The Brussels Chamber Choir is one of four choirs that will perform between 18:00 and 20:00 in the Horta Hall of the 'Palais des Beaux-Arts' in Brussels. The BCC is scheduled to sing the final 30 minutes.

We will sing Bach chorales in alternation with contemporary pieces.

Free admission
Dates
Saturday, 6 may 2017, 19:30 BOZAR - Horta Hall
Rue Ravenstein 23 - 1000 Brussels

DREAMS
The Brussels Chamber Choir, led by Helen Cassano, presents a selection of a cappella music on the theme of dreams. The programme features works by well-known composers such as Jean Sibelius, Camille Saint-Saëns and Ralph Vaughan Williams, as well as beautiful new music by living composers such as Martin Åsander, Daniel Elder and Eric Whitacre. The choir also introduces exciting new music by Belgian composers Luc Dupuis, Rudi Tas, Roland Coryn, Maarten Van Ingelgem and Piet Swerts, as well as the Belgian premiere of Alan Charlton’s The Everlasting Voices. Join us on March 11th and dream away!

Tickets: €18 at the door / €15 for prepaid reservations (until 7 March)

Discount of €5 (both at the door and for reservations) for 65+, students, unemployed, disabled

Free under 18

Reserve by making a transfer to the account of the Brussels Chamber Choir: BE92 5230 8073 7623 mentioning your name and number of tickets (until 7 March)
Dates
Saturday, 11 march 2017, 20:00 Eglise Notre-Dame du Sacré-Coeur/Heilig hartkerk Etterbeek [Map]
Rue de Pervyse & Rue de Tervaete / Pervysestraat en Tervaetestraat, Etterbeek
Tickets & info: 0474 53 07 42 / tickets@brusselschamberchoir.be

Noël! Kerst!
Arvo Pärt's Magnificat & other Advent and Christmas music for choir
Organ works by Dupré & Messiaen

Xavier Deprez, organ

Ticket prices: €18 / €16 (-25, 65+) /€0 (-18)

Transfers possible before 1/12 to 'Culture et tourisme asbl'
BE81 0682 1425 3324
Dates
Tuesday, 6 december 2016, 20:00 Brussels Cathedral
Parvis Sainte-Gudule/Sinter-Goedeleplein, Brussels 1000
Tickets & info: www.cathedralisbruxellensis.be / arsincathedrali@gmail.com

Favorite English cathedral music
Herbert Howells: Requiem
and 19th, 20th, and 21st century English cathedral music
Dates
Sunday, 13 november 2016, 11:00 Elzenveld - Antwerpen
Sunday, 13 november 2016, 16:00 Sint-Margarethakerk, Tielen
Tickets & info: www.koorlink.be

CLOUDBURST
Music Alfred Schnittke, Arvo Pärt, Urmas Sisask, Ä’riks Ešenvalds, Gabriel Jackson, Will Todd, Bob Chilcott, Mary Ellen Haupert, Alan Charlton, Jan Moeyaert, Roland Coryn & Eric Whitacre

Dimons De Beun, recorder
Thomas Plessers, percussion

Pre-sales: € 15 (until 20/6)
At the door: € 20
(€ 5 reduction for -18, +65, students, unemployed, disabled, 'Friends' of the BCC)
Dates
Tuesday, 21 june 2016, 20:00 Heilig Hartkerk - Eglise Sacré-Coeur
Pervysestraat & Tervaetestraat, 1040 Etterbeek
Thursday, 23 june 2016, 20:00 Sint-Bonifaciuskerk - Eglise St. Boniface
Vrederstraat 21 Rue de la Paix, 1050 Elsene - Ixelles
Tickets & info: 0474 53 07 42 / <a href=

Messe Festive @ Brussels Cathedral
The BCC will sing during the Pentecost mass:
Will Todd: My Lord has come
Alfred Schnittke: Concerto for choir (IV)
Mary Ellen Haupert: Illumina le tenebre
Gabriel Jackson: O Sacrum Convivium
Arvo Pärt: Bogoroditse Devo
Dates
Sunday, 15 may 2016, 12:30 Brussels Cathedral
Parvis Sainte-Gudule / Voorplein Sint-Goedele, 1000 Brussels
Tickets & info: (free admission)

Workshop with Bob Chilcott
A workshop in which Bob Chilcott will present his most recent works to Belgian choir conductors and singers.
Organised by Koor en Stem.
Dates
Sunday, 17 april 2016 Brussels
Tickets & info: www.koorenstem.be

A Royal Birthday Celebration
Purcell: Come ye sons of Art, a Birthday-Ode for Queen Mary
Handel: Eternal source of Love divine, a Birthday-Ode for Queen Anne
-The arrival of the Queen of Sheba
-Zadok the priest

Brussels Chamber Choir
The New Baroque Times Orchestra
Helen Cassano, conductor

Mariana Castelo Branco, soprano
Alain Gahima, countertenor
Olivier Berten, baritone

Payment: Triodos Bank
IBAN: BE11 5230 8067 2248
BIC: TRIOBEBB
Dates
Saturday, 12 march 2016, 20:00 N-D du Sacré-Coeur/O-L-V van Heilig hart kerk Etterbeek
Rue Tervaetestraat / Rue Pervysestraat, Etterbeek
Tickets & info: €25, €20, €15 (€5 discount for students, seniors, unemployed, Friends). Reservations: tickets@thenewbaroquetimes.com / 0483 39 33 36

Christmas Concert 2015
Traditional Christmas Carols in collaboration with the music school of Etterbeek and the Municipality of Etterbeek.
Dates
Sunday, 13 december 2015, 15:00 Heilig Hartkerk / Eglise du Sacré-Coeur
Rue Tervaetestraat, Etterbeek

Messe Festive @ Brussels Cathedral
Performance during mass
Brussels Cathedral

Repertoire:
Jonathan Dove: Seek him that maketh the seven stars
Brian Kelly: Magnificat and Nunc Dimitis in C (based on Latin-American rhythms)
Geraint Lewis: The souls of the righteous
Dates
Sunday, 1 november 2015, 12:30 Brussels Cathedral of Saints Michael and Gudula
Tickets & info: Free entry

Italy Tour
The BCC has been invited by the International Federation for Choral Music to participate in a choral festival on the theme of "Feeding Souls, Thanking for Food", in connection with the Universal Exhibition EXPO 2015 in Milano.
Dates
Tuesday, 21 july 2015, 19:30 Ciborio Basilica Ospedale San Raffaele - Milano
Friday, 24 july 2015, 21:00 Chiese Sant'Antonio Abate - Introbio (near lake Como)
Saturday, 25 july 2015, 17:30 Santuario Beata Vergine del Carmelo - Casasco d'Intelvi (near lake Como)
Monday, 27 july 2015, 21:00 Auditorium Tirinnanzi - Legnano (Milano)

Heavenly Voices
Summer concert in Etterbeek, with a cappella masterpieces by Dowland, Sweelinck, Tallis, Villa-Lobos, Harris, Messiaen, Gjeilo, Sviridov, Rachmaninov, Bikkembergs, Coryn, Elberdin & Runestad.
Dates
Saturday, 6 june 2015, 20:15 Heilig Hartkerk / Eglise du Sacré-Coeur
Rue Tervaetestraat, Etterbeek
Tickets & info: € 12 (pre-sales), € 15 (at the door) / tickets@brusselschamberchoir.be

Pentecost mass @ Brussels Cathedral
Works by Goudimel, Sweelinck, Dowland, Tallis & Gjeilo
(no admission fee)
Dates
Sunday, 24 may 2015, 12:30 Brussels Cathedral

Romancero Gitano
The BCC is proud to announce its participation in the Opening Concert of Brussels International Guitar Festival in April, which is under the Patronage of her Majesty the Queen. For this occasion the choir has been invited to perform the beautiful Romancero Gitano by Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco, an Italian twentieth-century composer. The unique setting is for mixed choir and solo guitar, and the texts are settings of poems by Federico García Lorca. The BCC will be accompanied on guitar by Pedro da Silva Soares
Dates
Friday, 24 april 2015, 20:00 Espace Magh
Priemstraat 17 Rue du Poinçon - 1000 Brussels
Tickets & info: € 15, available at 'Azzato', Violettenstraat 42 rue de Violette, or via www.bigfest.be (this concert is likely to be sold out!)

Sacred bridges
The BCC is honoured to join the internationally-renowned Ensemble Sarband for a unique inter-religious concert organised by 'Foyer', the Brussels centre for integration in Molenbeek. Psalm settings by composers of Christian, Muslim and Jewish origins alternate and are combined, creating virtual "bridges" between cultures. Worth mentioning is the participation of a whirling Mevlevi dervish!
Dates
Friday, 27 march 2015, 20:15 St-Jan-de-Doperkerk / Eglise St-Jean-Baptiste
St-Jan-Baptistvoorplein / Parvis St-Jean-Baptiste - 1080 Molenbeek (Brussels)
Tickets & info: € 10 (Tarif social possible) www.foyer.be 02/411 74 95

Christmas Concert
Ancient Christmas tunes in old and modern arrangements
Dates
Thursday, 11 december 2014, 20:15 Eglise N.D. de bon secours / O.L.V. van Goede Bijstandkerk
Rue du Bon Secours / Goede Bijstandstraat - 1000 Brussels
Friday, 12 december 2014, 20:15 Holy Trinity Pro-Cathedral
Rue Capitain Crespel / Kapitein Crespelstraat 29 - 1050 Brussels

Viva Voce - BOZAR
As part of the "Singing Brussels Celebration Weekend", the Brussels Chamber Choir will perform some of its favorite songs (Whitacre, Lauridsen, Tea for Two, Over the Rainbow, ...) in the famous Henry Le Boeuf Hall of the Palace for Fine Arts (BOZAR)
Dates
Saturday, 13 september 2014, 16:00 BOZAR, Henry Le Boeuf Hall
Ravensteinstraat 23, 1000 Bxl
Tickets & info: FREE

Concert Mass Brussels Cathedral
Tomas Luis de Victoria: Missa O quam gloriosum
Motets by Victoria & Cererols
Dates
Sunday, 10 august 2014, 10:00

Dates
Sunday, 15 june 2014, 14:00 Sint-Christoffelkerk
Marktplein 8 - Scheldewindeke
Tuesday, 17 june 2014, 20:30
Rue Neuve / Nieuwstraat, Brussels
Wednesday, 18 june 2014, 20:30
Rue de Tervaete / Tervaetestraat - Etterbeek
Tickets & info: 0474 53 07 42 / tickets@brusselschamberchoir.be / pierre.pipyn@telenet.be (Scheldewindeke)

Messe Festive
Dates
Sunday, 23 march 2014, 12:30 Brussels Cathedral (St. Michel & St. Gudule)

Zeeuws Kamerorkest Ty
Soloists: Sylvie De Pauw (soprano), Sylvia van der Vinne (alto), Malcolm Bennett (tenor) & Robert van der Vinne (bass)
Conducted by Paul Dombrecht
Dates
Friday, 6 december 2013, 20:00 Sint-Walburgakerk
Brugge
Saturday, 7 december 2013, 20:00 Sint Vincentiuskerk
Eeklo

A garland of songs
Dates
Saturday, 16 november 2013, 20:00 O.L.V. Goede Bijstandkerk / Eglise N.-D. du Bon Secours
Kolenmarkt 89 Rue du marché au charbon, Brussel / Bruxelles
Tickets & info: Booking: 0474 53 07 42 or brusselschamberchoir.be

LUX
Dates
Tuesday, 25 june 2013, 20:30 Eglise Notre-Dame de Bon Secours / O.L.V. van Goede Bijstandkerk
Kolenmarkt 91 Rue du Marché au Charbon, Brussels (Beurs/Bourse)
Wednesday, 26 june 2013, 20:30
Rue Neuve / Nieuwstraat, Brussels (Rogier)
Tickets & info: 0474 53 07 42 / tickets@brusselschamberchoir.be

Palm Sunday mass
Dates
Sunday, 24 march 2013, 12:30 Brussels Cathedral

Kerst met Bach
J.S. Bach: Magnificat BWV 243
J.S. Bach: Cantata BWV 91

Soloists of the Koninklijk Conservatorium Brussel
Orkest Historische Instrumenten (K.C.B.)
Brussels Chamber Choir
conducted by Paul Dombrecht

Dates
Tuesday, 11 december 2012, 20:15 Miniemenkerk / Eglise des Minimes
Miniemenstraat / Rue des Minimes - 1000 Bxl

Reger@Cathedral
Dates
Thursday, 1 november 2012, 12:30 Brussels Chathedral

SUMMERTIME
The Brussels Chamber Choir presents a medley of traditional negro spirituals such as Deep River, Wade in the Water, Elijah Rock and Steal Away, together with modern arrangements of all-time jazz favourites and Musical numbers, such as Autumn Leaves, The Way We Were, The Girl from Ipanema, The Pink Panther, Over the Rainbow, I Got Rhythm and Summertime.
Take a look at our teaser video!
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C8TzS1j6PjM

For reservations, please send an email to: tickets@brusselschamberchoir.be
You can pay by transfer to the choir account:
(please indicate your preferred concert date and name)
IBAN: BE37 7360 0227 5928 / BIC: KREDBEBB
Dates
Wednesday, 20 june 2012, 20:00 Koninklijk Conservatorium Brussel - Tentoonstellingszaal
Regentschapstraat 30 Rue de la Régence - 1000 Brussels
Friday, 22 june 2012, 20:00 Zinnema, Schouwburg
Rue Veeweydestraat 24-26 - 1070 Anderlecht

Pentecost service
The Brussels Chamber Choir will sing Negro spirituals during the Pentecost service in the Brussels Cathedral.
Repertoire:
Elijah Rock
Witness
Steal away
Deep river
Wade in the water
Dates
Sunday, 27 may 2012, 12:30 Brussels Cathedral
near the central train station

Pentecost mass
The Brussels Chamber Choir sings Negro Spirituals during pentecost mass.
Dates
Saturday, 26 may 2012, 18:00
Rue Neuve/Nieuwstraat & Rue du Pont Neuf 45 Nieuwbrug

Dates
Saturday, 5 may 2012, 16:50 Sint-Joost-ten-Node / Saint-Josse, Brussels
Rue de la Poste 53 Poststraat
Saturday, 5 may 2012, 18:00
Tickets & info: www.festivaltat.be

Mozart: Davidde Penitente
Brussels Chamber Choir
Chamber Orchestra of the Koninklijk Conservatorium Brussel
Sigiswald Kuijken, conductor

W.A. Mozart, Kyrie in D minor, KV 341 (choir and orchestra)
W.A. Mozart, Die Maurerfreude, KV 471 (cantata for tenor and male choir)
J. Haydn, Symphony nr.26, in D minor, "Lamentatione"
W.A. Mozart, Ave Verum corpus, KV618 (choir, strings and organ)
W.A. Mozart, Davidde Penitente, KV 469 (oratorio for 2 sopranos, tenor
and choir)
Dates
Sunday, 18 march 2012, 15:00 Koninklijk Conservatorium Brussel

J.S.Bach: Johannes-Passion
A initiative of classic@eeklo
Conducted by Paul Dombrecht
Dates
Sunday, 4 march 2012 Eeklo

A merry Christmas
Winter concert 2011
A medley of traditional and contemporary Christmas carols, including works by Willcocks, Jackson, Rutter, Lauridsen, Bairstow, Howells and Tchaikovsky
Conducted by Helen Cassano
Dates
Wednesday, 14 december 2011, 20:00 Holy Trinity Brussels [Map]
Kapitein Crespelstraat 29 rue Capitaine Crespel (Louise/Louiza), Brussels
Friday, 16 december 2011, 20:00 Holy Trinity Brussels [Map]
Kapitein Crespelstraat 29 rue Capitaine Crespel (Louise/Louiza), Brussels

Flanders-Maasmechelen International Choir Competition
Dates
Friday, 23 september 2011 [Map]
Maasmechelen
Tickets & info: www.ikv-maasmechelen.be - info@ikv-maasmechelen.be

Sung Mass
Dates
Sunday, 14 august 2011, 10:00 [Map]
Parvis Sainte-Gudule/Sinter-Goedelevoorplein, 1000 Brussels
Tickets & info: free

Summer Concert 2011
Dates
Wednesday, 22 june 2011, 20:30 Eglise des Minimes/Miniemenkerk [Map]
Miniemenstraat 62 Rue des Minimes 1000 Brussels
Friday, 24 june 2011, 20:30 [Map]
Rue du Pont Neuf 45 Nieuwbrug & Rue Neuve/Nieuwstraat

Sung Mass
Choral music by Gjeilo, Tas and Jackson

Dates
Sunday, 12 june 2011, 11:00 [Map]
Rue du Pont Neuf 45 Nieuwbrug & Rue Neuve/Nieuwstraat 1000 Brussels
Tickets & info: free

Mass in the Minimes
The Brussels Chamber Choir will perform during
Mass
in the Eglise des Minimes/Miniemenkerk


Repertoire: music by Ola Gjeilo, Rudi Tas and Edvard Grieg
Dates
Sunday, 20 february 2011, 11:30 Eglise des Minimes/Miniemenkerk
Rue des Minimes 67 Miniemenstraat, 1000 Brussels

Christmas Oratorio
J.S.Bach: First orchestral suite
J.S.Bach: Christmas Oratorio, cantatas II and V
Graupner: Machet die Tore Weit
Brussels Chamber Choir
Soloists from the Koninklijk Conservatorium Brussel
Historical Instruments Orchestra of the Koninklijk Conservatorium Brussel
Conducted by Paul Agnew
Dates
Thursday, 23 december 2010, 20:00 Miniemenkerk/Eglise des Minimes
Miniemenstraat 62 Rue des Minimes, Brussels

Dates
Monday, 1 november 2010, 12:30
Brussels

Northern Lights
Dates
Wednesday, 19 may 2010, 20:30 Holy Trinity Brussels [Map]
Rue Capitaine Crespel (Louise) 29, 1050 Brussels
Friday, 21 may 2010, 20:30 Eglise des Minimes [Map]
Rue des Minimes 62, 1000 Brussels

Musical Mass
Dates
Sunday, 9 may 2010, 11:30 Eglise des Miniemes/Miniemenkerk
Rue des Minimes 62 Miniemenstraat
Tickets & info: Free