Music in Time of War
Just after Remembrance Day, we mark the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War, with a programme of music associated with war. Tippett’s Five Spirituals, inspired by events in 1939, are a visceral and emotive cry for reconciliation. Butterworth’s lyrical idyll, The Banks..
The choir has just completed its 50th anniversary season by recording its third disc for Naxos with Hilary Davan Wetton conducting the London Mozart Players and baritone Roderick Williams. Due for release later this year, the recording features rare and exquisite English music of the..
Young Apprentice Tenor Scheme
Addressing a nationwide shortage of choral tenors, we are delighted as part of our education programme to offer two bursaries per season for aspiring young tenors between the ages of 16 and 19. Bursaries cover music costs as well as travel expenses to weekly rehearsals…