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

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

Final rehearsals + Concert Details Messiah 2017

FINAL REHEARSALS + CONCERT Messiah 2017 Monday 20th March-St Luke’s Church, Thurleigh Road, SW12, 19.45 – 21.45. This is the final Monday rehearsal and a must-attend. Small Choir rehearsal 6.45 St Luke’s Church Please find the sits and stands for Messiah attached Our final rehearsal will be on Saturday 25th November, 1.00pm, St Luke’s Church … Continue reading

Concert conducted by Andrea

Andrea is staging this concert as part of her Doctorate and would love members of the Festival Chorus to attend. Tickets can also be purchased through https://www.wegottickets.com/event/358469  

Autumn Term Notices

AUTUMN TERM 2015 Monteverdi : Vespers A week to go. Our season starts on Monday 7th September when we gather at Broomwood Church Hall, Kyrle Road SW11 – 7.45pm If you have registered on line, please could you bring a copy of your form. We are singing Monteverdi: Vespers using the Novello edition In order … Continue reading

Workshop this Saturday with Voces 8.

Don’t forget! The Voces8 workshop is tomorrow 16th May Timings – Registration and lunch 12.30 – 1.30, Workshop 1.30 – 4pm Bring you own lunch, but coffee, tea and incomparable cakes made by The Festival Chorus are provided free. Under 18’s are free, others £10. This event will be suitable for under 18’s but not … Continue reading

Registration form for next term

Please print off and bring with you to the rehearsal. dates times and locations all here on the site. Enrolment form – Spring 2015 v2

Musical Director – new appointment

We are delighted to announce that after an exhaustive process the new Musical Director of The Festival Chorus is to be Andrea Brown. She is presently the Director of Music at Morley College and has an impressive CV , which includes working with many professional orchestras, choirs and community choirs. You can see one of … Continue reading

Last rehearsals

1) Monday 17th November and Monday 24th November – 8pm. These rehearsals will be at St Luke’s Church Ramsden Road, SW12 (entrance Thurleigh Road) 2) Final rehearsal Saturday 29th November at 2pm, St Luke’s Church. Please arrive in good time (1.30 pm ). As a result of our numbers, the seating arrangements will be rather … Continue reading

Rehearsal news etc.

A reminder – our next SATURDAY Rehearsal is 1st November, 10.00am – 1.00pm at St Mary’s Church, Balham High Road SW12 St Mary’s Church is very close to Balham Underground and Overground Stations. The bus stop is also near by. There is no parking for cars, but bicycles can be secured outside; please do not … Continue reading