This page enables views of a short history book “90 Plus” written by Mary Standen who joined the choir in 1945 and was membership secretary for most of the latter half half of the 20th century. To view (in pdf format) click on the links below

Preface

Main text

Photographs and illustrations included in “90plus” (and a few more old photos) can be viewed in our gallery page which includes photos of:

Francis Foote – the choir’s founder and conductor up to 1942.

Albert Croucher – the choir’s conductor 1945-1948.

Robin Miller – the choir’s musical director from 1948-1953

Dr Harold May – the choir’s musical director from 1953-1964

Derek Watmough – the choir’s conductor at the time the time the book was published (c. 1996)

Choir singing carols in 1963.

Choir singing carols in 1967.

Appendix I – List of all RTWCS Concerts up to 2000 (amended version – with links to copies of programmes where available).

Appendix II Concerts with Weisbaden Choir 1985-1999 (amended version)

Note Mary Standen died in March 2002 after serving the society for over 50 years. Our concert in November 2003 (Bach’s Christmas Oratorio) was dedicated to her memory as a mark of the choir’s affection and gratitude. (See concert review and programme.)