• Welcome to the Festival Chorus

    The Festival Chorus is a choir of over 100 voices based in South London- between Clapham Common and Wandsworth Common, London SW11/12. It performs three times a year, employs professional orchestras and soloists, and is one of the most established and accomplished amateur choral societies in South London. It is truly open to all, no matter what your ability or experience may be, and is very friendly and welcoming to new singers. There are no auditions. Simply turn up to one of our Monday rehearsals to join us.

Thank you

Thank you to everyone who came to our Come and Sing day. It was a lovely performance and delightful to meet lots of new people. Especial thank you to all the volunteers who made cakes, sorted cleared and organised tea and coffee. We cannot do with out you!Lastly but not least, our two soloists – … Continue reading

The Faure Come and Sing is TODAY!

Looking forward to seeing you all today. Please remember to bring cash with you, either to pay or for the hire copies The venue is St Luke’s Church, Ramsden Road, SW128RQ. Registration from 9-10   information-on-the-faure-come-and-sing-day

Faure Come and Sing – TOMORROW 20th

The Faure Come and Sing is TOMORROW! Registration 9-10 at St Luke’s Church, Ramsden Road, SW128RQ £15 CASH ONLY. You can hire music for £5. Come along and have a lovely day. Download the full information pack or e mail us on thefestivalchorusevents@gmail.com information-on-the-faure-come-and-sing-day

This Saturday – Come and Sing Faure’s Requiem

The Festival Chorus invites you to join us for a ‘Come and Sing Faure’s Requiem’ Day on Saturday 20th May 2017. Guided by leading conductor and vocal coach Andrea Brown, you will learn all the choruses from Faure’s glorious Requiem as well as technical skills to help your voice, throughout the day, so that you … Continue reading

Rehearsal Schedule for this term

FC Rehearsal Schedule Apr-Jul 17

Faure Come and Sing day 20th May

The Festival Chorus invites you to join us for a ‘Come and Sing Faure’s Requiem’ Day on Saturday 20th May 2017. Guided by leading conductor and vocal coach Andrea Brown, you will learn all the choruses from Faure’s glorious Requiem as well as technical skills to help your voice, throughout the day, so that you … Continue reading

Summer term details and registration form

Summer Term April 2017 We look forward to welcoming you to the registration and first rehersal for our Summer Term on Monday 24th April, 7.45pm , Broomwood Hall, Kyrle Road, SW11 We are rehearsing Faure: Requiem and Saint-Saens: Mass Op. 4 The concert is on Saturday 1st July, 7.30pm St Luke’s, Ramsden Road, SW12 Saturday … Continue reading

Registration form here –

We are looking forward to welcoming you all to the start of rehearsals on the 24th April. Please do come early as it is always a crush at the first few rehearsals. Here is the registration form which we would be grateful if you could fill in pre arriving. You can pay by BACs. On … Continue reading

Come and Sing Faure’s Requiem 20th May

The Festival Chorus invites you to join us for a ‘Come and Sing Faure’s Requiem’ Day on Saturday 20th May 2017. Guided by leading conductor and vocal coach Andrea Brown, you will learn all the choruses from Faure’s glorious Requiem as well as technical skills to help your voice, throughout the day, so that you … Continue reading

Review of the last concert

To the excellent Festival Chorus, My sincere congratulations on a magnificent performance of Messiah on Saturday night. Your singing, for me, was the highlight – with such attention to the text, the dynamics and articulation, the music became alive. The soloists and orchestra all commented on ‘the excellent choir’ and most assumed you were semi-pro … Continue reading