Janette Ruocco Choral Conductor  -  & choral workshop leader
Past Concerts
 
2017
August
Saturday 27: Bocca Aperta 
Rassegna Corale Levantese Concert
Sant' Andrea, Levanto  9.30pm
June
Sunday 25: Braintree Choral Society 
Songs and Cries of London Town
Our Lady Queen of Peace, Braintree 4pm
Saturday 11: The Meljon Singers 
Songs of Springtime
St Mary's, South Woodford  7.30pm
March
Saturday 25: Braintree Choral Society 
Pergolesi Stabat mater
St Mary the Virgin, Bocking  7.30pm
Saturday 11: The Meljon Singers 
Songs of Farewell
 St John's, Epping  7.30pm
Thursday 2: Billericay Schools' Music Association Concert
Billericay Junior Music Festival
The Towngate Theatre, Basildon  7pm
Wednesday 1: Billericay Schools' Music Association Concert
Billericay Junior Music Festival
The Towngate Theatre, Basildon  7pm
2016
December
Wednesday 14: Bocca Aperta
Carols by Candlelight
The Geffrye Museum, London EC2 8.00pm
Saturday 03: Braintree Choral Society
The Twelve Days of Christmas
St Peter's in the Fields, Bocking End  7.30pm
November
Saturday 19: The Meljon Singers 
Swiss Peaks
The Swiss Church, London  7.00pm
June
Friday 24: Havering Schools' Music Association Festival Concert
Choirs from Crowlands & Rainsford primary schools
Ruocco - Swallow Tale
Queen's Theatre, Hornchurch  7pm
Saturday 18: The Meljon Singers 
Dvorak Stabat Mater
St John's Church, Epping  7.30pm
March
Saturday 12: The Meljon Singers 
North American Twist
St Mary's, South Woodford  7.30pm
Wednesday 2: Brandenburg Choral Festival
The Meljon Singers 
Russian Choral Gems
St Sepulchre-without-Newgate, London 7.30pm

2015
December
Thursday 17:Bocca Aperta
Carols By Candlelight
The Geffrye Museum, Kingsland Road, London EC2 8EA  8pm
October
Saturday 10: The Meljon Singers 
Happy Birthday Bob and John
St John's Church, Epping  7.30pm
August
Eight Voices Italian Tour - Musiche dei Compositore del Rinasciamento
  • Thursday 20 : Concert
                     Oratorio dei S.S. Antonio e Rocco, Varese Ligure 8pm
  • Friday 21: Concert
                    La Chiesa San Sebastiano, Lavaggiorosso  8pm
  • Saturday 22:Rassegna Corale Levantese Concert
                    Sant' Andrea, Levanto  9.30pm
June
Saturday 21: The Meljon Singers 
Music of the Spheres
St John's Church, Epping  7.30pm
May
Friday 22: St David's Music Festival 
Concert with School Choirs, Cathedral Childrens' Choirs
St David's Cathedral, Pembrokeshire 7pm
March
Saturday 21: The Meljon Singers 
Let My Prayer Arise
St John's Church, Epping  8pm

2014
December
Saturday 20: Harlow Chorus Academy
Harlow Chorus The Glory of Christmas
Passmores School, Harlow  7.00pm
Saturday 13:The Meljon Singers
On Christmas Night
St Mary's, South Woodford  7.30pm
Thursday 11:Bocca Aperta
Carols By Candlelight
The Geffrye Museum, Kingsland Road, London EC2 8EA  8pm
October
Saturday 11:The Meljon Singers
In the mood
All Saints, Woodford Wells  7.30pm
July
Saturday 5:The Meljon Singers
Heaven in a wild flower
St Peter's Church, Westleton, Suffolk  7pm
June
Sunday 29:Braintree Choral Society
Haydn & Schubert
Our Lady Queen of Peace, Braintree 4.30pm
Saturday 28: Harlow Chorus Academy
Summer Concert
St James's Church, High Wych 7.30pm
Saturday 21: The Meljon Singers 
The Triumphs of Oriana
St John's Church, Epping  7.30pm
March
Saturday 29:Braintree Choral Society
Romantic Works for Choir & Organ
St Mary's, Bocking CM7 5SR 7.30pm
Saturday 22: The Meljon Singers 
Baltic Exchange
Holy Trinity, Hermon Hill, London E18  1QQ 7.30pm
February
Thursday 14: Illumination Chamber Choir 
Take him earth for cherishing
St Vedast-alias Foster, Foster Lane, London EC4 7pm


2013
December
Saturday 14: The Meljon Singers 
A Merry Little Christmas
Loughton Methodist Church, High Road, Loughton IG10 1RB 7.30pm
Wednesday 11:Bocca Aperta 
Carols by Candlelight
Geffrye Museum, Kingsland Road, London EC2 8EA 8pm
Saturday 07:Braintree Choral Society
It came upon the midnight clear
St Peter-in-the-Field, Bocking End, , Braintree CM7 9AN   7pm
November
Saturday 23: Essex Music Education Hub Concert
Benjamin Britten 1913-1976
Essex Music Education Hub Choirs & The Meljon Singers
Essex Youth Chamber Orchestra
Chelmsford Cathedral, Chelmsford  7.30pm
Saturday 9: Braintree Choral Society  
Vivaldi's Sacred Choral Music
 St Mary the Virgin, Bocking 7.30pm
October
Wednesday 23: Illumination 
Benjamin Britten and his contempoaries
 St Vedast's,Foster Lane, London EC2V 6HH 7pm
Saturday 19:The Meljon Singers
Sacred and Profane
St Mary's Church, High Road,  South Woodford E18  2PA 7.30pm
August
Eight Voices Italian Tour
  • Thursday 23rd:open rehearsal & showcase
          San Pietro, San Pietro Vara, Liguria 6pm
  • Friday 23rd:Festa di San Bartolomeo Concert
          San Bartolomeo, Ridarolo, Levanto, Liguria 7pm
  • Saturday 24th:Rassegna Corale LevanteseConcert
          Sant' Andrea, Levanto, Liguria 9.30pm
July
Wednesday 25:Essex Young Singers
Lunchtime Concert
St Peter's Church, Bournemouth 1.15pm
Tuesday 23:Essex Young Singers
Lunchtime Concert
Romsey Abbey 1pm
June
Sunday 30: Braintree Choral Society  
Folksongs from around the world
Our Lady Queen of Peace, The Avenue, Braintree CM7 3AY 4.30pm
Saturday 29: Illumination Chamber Choir
British Choral Music
 All Saints Church, Sproughton, Suffolk IP8 3BD 7pm
Saturday 22: The Meljon Singers
Spirit of France
St John's Church, St John's Road, Epping 7.30pm
May
Saturday 23: Harlow Chorus Academy  
Harlow Festival Concert
 St Mary's Church, Churchgate Street, Old Harlow CM17 0JT 7.00pm
March
Saturday 23: The Meljon Singers
Singet dem Herrn
St John's Church, Church Lane, Loughton IG10 1PD  7.30pm
Saturday 16:Braintree Choral Society 
Messiah
Christ Church, New London Road, Braintree CM7 2QB 7pm
February
Saturday 23:Essex Music Services
Essex Music Education Hub Choirs' Concert 
 Christ Church, New London Road, Chelmsford 7pm
Thursday 14: Illumination Chamber Choir
Motets and Anthems: a golden age
St Vedast-alias Foster, Foster Lane, London EC4 7pm


2012
December
Wednesday 12: Bocca Aperta 
Carols by Candlelight
Geffrye Museum, Kingsland Road, London EC2 8EA  8pm
Saturday 08:Braintree Choral Society
While Shepherds Watched
St Peter in the Field, Bocking End  7pm
Saturday 01:The Meljon Singers
Music for Choir & Organ
 St Mary's, South Woodford, London E18 7.30pm
November
Saturday 30:Braintree Choral Society 
Feel the Spirit
St Mary the Virgin, Bocking 7.30pm
Saturday 3:Essex Music Education Hub 
Essex Music Education Hub  Choirs' Concert 
Christ Church, New London Road, Chelmsford  7pm
October
Thursday 25: Illumination Chamber Choir
If you receive my words
St Vedast-alias Foster, Foster Land, London EC4  7pm
Saturday 13:The Meljon Singers
Serenade to Music
 All Saints, Inmans Row, Woodford Green 7.30pm
July
Wednesday 25: Essex Young Singers
Lunchtime Concert
Liverpool Cathedral 1pm
Monday 23: Essex Young Singers
Lunchtime Concert
Coventry Cathedral 1pm
Saturday 21: Harlow Chorus Academy 
Flower Festival Concert
St James the Great, High Wych,  7.30pm
Saturday 14: Illumination  
Open Workshop
         JS Bach -  Der Geist hilft
         Ugis Praulins - Missa Rigensis
         Eric Whitacre - When David Heard
Unitarian Chapel, Rosslyn Hill, Hampstead NW3 1NG
June
Saturday 30: Braintree Choral Society 
Music by Henry Purcell
Christ Church, London Road, Braintree  7.30pm
Saturday 24:The Meljon Singers
Tonight Eternity
St Gabriel's, Aldersbrook  E11 7.30pm
May
Saturday 26: Harlow Chorus Academy 
Summer Concert
St Mary's, Churchgate Street, Old Harlow CM17 0JT 3pm
Saturday 12:Eight Voices
Cantate Domino
United Reformed Church, Chelmsford Road, Hatfield Heath CM22 7BH 3pm
March
Saturday 24: The Meljon Singers 
Northern Lights          
Holy Trinity Hermon Hill, London E18 1QQ 7.30pm
Saturday 17:Braintree Choral Society
Music from English Coronations
St Mary's, Bocking, CM7 5JY
Thursday 15:Eight Voices
Laudate Dominum
St Vedast alias Foster, Foster Lane, London EC2 6HH 7pm
February
Saturday 25: Illumination Chamber Choir
At the round earth's imagined corners                 
 Unitarian Chapel, Rosslyn Hill, Hampstead   NW3 1NG 7.30pm
Thursday 18:Essex Music Services
Joint Choirs' Concert
Christchurch, New London Road, Chelmsford CM2 0AW 7pm


2011
December
Thursday 15: Bocca Aperta
Christmas Carols by Candlelight
The Geffrye Museum, Kinglsland Road,  London EC2 8EA 8pm
Saturday 10: Braintree Choral Society 
Christmas Concert
St Peter-in-the-Fields, Bocking End , Braintree CM7 9AN  7pm
Saturday 3:The Meljon Singers with HARLOW CHORUS ACADEMY
It came upon the midnight clear 
St Mary's, South Woodford E18 2PA 7.30pm
November
Thursday 17: Illumination Chamber Choir
Sing for your heart
St Vedast, Foster Lane, London 7pm
Saturday 12:Braintree Choral Society
Panis Angelicus
St Mary the Virgin, Bocking CM7 5JY 7.30 pm
October
Saturday 29:Essex Music Services
Joint Choirs' Concert
Burnt Mill School, First Avenue, Harlow  7pm
Saturday 15:The Meljon Singers
Viva Italia!
WOODFORD FESTIVAL EVENT
Bancrofts School, Woodford Green 7.30pm
Saturday 8:Coggeshall Camerata
Hear My Prayer
St Peter ad Vincula, Coggeshall  7.30pm
August
    Thursday 25: Essex Young Singers 
    Lunchtime concert
    Wymondham Abbey, Norfolk 1.10pm
    July
    Illumination Chamber Choir & Meljon Singers Italian Tour
    • Wednesday 27th:English Choral Music
              Santa Margherita di Antiochia, Vernazza, Liguria 9.30pm
    • Thursday 28th: English Choral Music
              San Michele in Foro, Lucca  12 noon
    • Friday 29th: English Choral Music
               Sant' Andrea, Levanto, Liguria 9.30pm
    Thursday 7: Illumination Chamber Choir
    I heard a voice from heaven
    St Giles-in-the-Fields, London WC2H 8LG 7pm
    Saturday 2: Coggeshall Camerata  
    A Serenade to Music 
    Colchester Royal Grammar School, Lexden Road, Colchester  7.30pm
    June
    Saturday 25: Braintree Choral Society
    BRAINTREE ARTS FESTIVAL EVENT
    Down by the Riverside                      
    Great Notley Church, Panners Farm, Braintree  5pm
    May
    Saturday 21: The Meljon Singers 
    Vivat Regina                        
    St Mary's, High Road, Loughton 7.30pm
    April
    Sunday 17 : Braintree Choral Society
    God so loved the world
    St Mary's, Bocking CM7  5JY  5pm
    Sunday 3 : Coggeshall Camerata
    Geistliche Chormusik
    St Peter ad Vincula, Coggeshall, CO6 1UD  5pm
    March
    Saturday 26: Harlow Chorus Academy 
    Afternoon Concert
    St John's ARC, Market Road , Old Harlow CM17 0AJ 4pm
    February
    Saturday 26: Essex Music Services 
    Joint Choirs' Concert
    The  Plume School, Fambridge Road, Maldon CM9 6AB  7pm
    Saturday 19: The Meljon Singers  
    The Food of Love                        
    Barnardo's Chapel, Tanner's Lane, Barkingside 7.30pm
    Saturday  5: Illumination Chamber Choir
    Calm Me, O Lord    
    Unitarian Chapel, Rosslyn Hill NW3 1NG  7.30pm


    2010
    December
    Tuesday 21: Illumination Chamber Choir
    Carols for Shoppers                
    St James's Church, Piccadilly, London W1J 9LL
    Wednesday 15: Bocca Apert
    Carols by Candlelight                
    Geffrye Museum, 136 Kingsland Road London EC2 8EA 8pm
    November
    Saturday 27: The Meljon Singers 
    Blazing Baroque  
    St Gabriel's, Aldersbrook 7.30pm
    Thursday 18: Illumination Chamber Choir
    Laudate Dominum    
    St Giles-in-the-Fields, London WC2H 8LG 7pm
    October  
    Saturday 30: Essex Music Services 
    Joint Choirs' Concert
    Christchurch, London Road, Chelmsford  7pm
    Saturday 16: Coggeshall Camerata
    Purcell's Dido and Aeneas
    St Peter ad Vincula, Coggeshall, CO6 1UD  7.30pm
    Saturday 9: The Meljon Singers 
    Brahms' Requiem 
    Bancroft's School, Woodford Green IG8 0RF  7.30pm
    Friday 1:Cathedral Chorister Outreach Programme 
    Swallow Tale        
    Wickford Junior School  7pm  
    July
    Saturday 17: Coggeshall Camerata 
    Brahms' Requiem 
     St Peter ad Vincula, Coggeshall, CO6 1UD  7.30pm
    Sunday 11:Essex Young Singers and Essex Training Choir
    Choral Concert with Harlow Chorus under Alexander Chaplin
    Orff -  Carmina Burana
    Chilcott -  Songs and Cries of London Town
    Harlow Leisurzone
    Thursday 8: One Essex One World Concert
           Chorister Outreach Programme Schools  Swallow Tale
              Chelmsford Cathedral, CM1 1TY  7pm 
    June
    Saturday 26 : Illumination Chamber Choir
    Summer Concert
     St Peter & St Paul's Church, Deddington 7.30pm
    Saturday 19 : Cathedral Outreach Project
    Concert       
    Chelmsford Cathedral CM1 at 11 a.m.
    Thursday 4:  Essex Fun Singers
    Showcase
    Wickford Junior School  
    Thursday 3 : Essex Beginner Choir
    Showcase      
    Wickford Junior School 
    Wednesday 2 : Essex Training Choir
    Showcase        
    Wickford Junior School 
    May
    Saturday 29: Harlow Chorus Academy
    Afternoon Concert
    St Johns Arts and Recreation Centre, Old Harlow CM17 0AJ
    Saturday 22: The Meljon Singers 
    Renaissance!  
    Holy Trinity, Hermon Hill   7.30pm
    Thursday 20: Illumination Chamber Choir
    Concert 
     St Giles-in-the Fields, London WC2H 8LG  7pm
    March
    Saturday 27: Coggeshall Camerata 
    Music Dei Donum
    St Peter ad Vincula, Coggeshall, CO6 1UD  7.30pm   
    Saturday 6: The Meljon Singers  
    A Suitable Job for a Woman    
     St Barnabas, Snakes Lane 7.30 pm
    Saturday 6 : Cathedral Outreach Project 
    Concert
     Chelmsford Cathedral CM1 at 11 a.m.
    February
    Saturday 20: Essex Music Services
     Joint Choirs' Concert
          Notley High School, Braintree
    Saturday 13: Harlow Chorus Academy  
    Showcase
    St James' Church, High Wych, Herts
    January
    Sunday 31: Illumination Chamber Choir
    Blow, blow thou winter wind
    St James's, Piccadilly W1J 9LL 7.30pm
    2009
    December         
    Wednesday 16 : Bocca Aperta 
    Concert by Candlelight
    Geffrye Museum, 136 Kingsland Road London EC2 8EA
    November
    Saturday 21 : Cathedral Outreach Project 
    Concert
     Chelmsford Cathedral CM1 at 11 a.m.         
    Saturday 21 : The Meljon Singers
    A Voice from Heaven
    St James's, Piccadilly W1J 9LL  7.30pm
    October
    Saturday 31:Essex Music Services
    Joint Choirs' Concert
     St Peter ad Vincula, Coggeshall, CO6
    Thursday 15: Illumination Chamber Choir
    Motets, Madrigals and Mystics
          St Giles-in-the Fields, London WC2H 8LG
    Saturday 10: The Meljon Singers 
    Woodford Festival Concert   
     Woodford Green United Free Church, High Elms IG8 OUP   
    July  
    The Meljon Singers Italian Tour    
    • Friday 31:  Concert
              Sant' Andrea, Levanto
    • Thursday 30:  Concert    
              Isola del Cantone
    • Wednesday 29:  Concert
              Santa Margherita di Antiocha, Vernazza
    Essex Young Singers East of England Cathedral Tour       
    • Friday 24: EYS Lunchtime Concert
             Chelmsford Cathedral, CM1 1NL  
    • Thursday 23: EYS Lunchtime Concert
               Ely Cathedral
    • Wednesday 22: EYS Evensong at St Edmundsbury Cathedral
               St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds , Suffolk
    Thursday 9: Illumination Chamber Choir 
    Music for a Summer Evening
    St Giles-in-the-Fields,  London WC2H 8LG
    Saturday 4: The Meljon Singers
    American Dreams      
    Barnardo's Church, Tanner's Lane, Barkingside IG6 1QG                             
    June 
    Tuesday 23 : Basildon Schools Music Festival
    Swallow Tale
    Chalvedon School, Basildon
    Wednesday 24: Basildon Schools Music Festival
    Swallow Tale
    Chalvedon School, Basildon
    Thursday 25: Basildon Schools Music Festival
    Swallow Tale
    Chalvedon School, Basildon
    May
    Friday 29 : Essex Fun Singers
    Showcase
    North Primary School, Colchester
    Thursday 28 : Essex Beginner Choir 
    Showcase
    North Primary School, Colchester 
    Wednesday 27 : Essex Training Choir 
    Showcase
    North Primary School, Colchester
    Saturday 16: Cathedral Outreach Project
    Concert
    Children from five local schools, Chelmsford Youth Choir & Cathedral Choristers
    Chelmsford Cathedral
    Saturday 9: The Meljon Singers
    Ain't Misbehavin'
    South Woodford Baptist Church
    Saturday 2 : Essex Young Singers
    Repertoire Day
    Chelmsford County High School for Girls
    March
    Saturday 21: Witham Choral Society Concert
    ETC & EYS in Pictures of Night by Alan Bullard
    St Peter's Coggeshall
    Tuesday 17:Ipswich Choral Society
    Workshop
    Saturday 8:The Meljon Singers
    An Auld Alliance
    Holy Trinity Hermon Hill
    February      
    Saturday 21 : Essex Music Services
    Joint Choirs Concert
    EYS, ETC, EBC at The Swinburne Hall, Colchester Institute
    Sunday 15: Essex Fun Singers 
    Showcase
    Felsted Primary School, Felsted      
    January
    Saturday 25: Essex Young Singers
    Repertoire Day
    Chelmsford County High School for Girls


    2008
    December
    Saturday 13 : The Meljon Singers
    Christmas Concert
    St Mary's Church, South Woodford
    Thursday 11:Bocca Aperta
    Christmas Concert
    The Geffrye Museum, London EC2 8EA
    November
    Saturday 15: Essex Music Services Concert
    In Celebration of Children
           St Nicolas - Britten
           Mass of the Children- Rutter 
           Siegfried Idyll- Wagner
    Essex Young Singers, Essex Training Choir, The Melj0n Singers,                
    Essex Youth Orchestra
    Chelmsford Cathedral
    October
    Saturday 18: Cathedral Outreach Project 
    Concert
    Children from five local schools, Chelmsford Youth Choir,
    Cathedral  Choristers, Chelmsford Cathedral
    Sunday 12:The Meljon Singers
    Le-Chayyim! To life!
    Sukkat Shalom Reform Synagogue, Hermon Hill
    Saturday 11: Essex Fun  Singers
    Workshop & showcase   
    St Joseph's Catholic  Primary School,  Dovercourt
    September
    Saturday 27:Harlow Chorus
    Sing Out ! Workshop
    St John's ARC, Old Harlow
    Sunday 21: The Meljon Singers 
    Under the Greenwood Tree
    The Woodland Hall, Epping Forest Burial Ground