2019-20 Season

Come and Sing: Viva l'Opera

Saturday 1st February 2020, 1.30pm Registration, 6.30pm Performance

St John's Church, Waterloo, London SE1

Conductor: Nicholas Chalmers

From the passion of Purcell, to the vigour of Verdi, come and join London’s most versatile choir to sing-in the New Year with an energetic opportunity to enjoy the very best opera choruses. Whatever your background or choral experience, join us, guest soloists and The Rosewood Sinfonia for a journey through the very best operatic ensemble moments. 

Tickets: Participants £25 (including copy of scores to keep); Audience for performance £5/free for under 18s

Beethoven 250

Friday 13th March 2020, 7.30pm

St Giles Cripplegate, London EC2Y 8DA 

Fae Evelyn - Soprano

Emily Hodkinson - Alto

Matthew Keighley - Tenor

Michael Ronan - Bass

Meridian Sinfonia

Beethoven:  Mass in C Major, Op. 86; Meeresstille und glückliche Fahrt Op.112; and Elegischer Gesang, Op.118

Anna Disley-Simpson: Picture Frame

Celebrating the Beethoven250, the critically acclaimed London Oriana Choir, The Meridian Sinfonia and leading British soloists join forces for a unique celebration of some of the most prolific and rousing choral settings from Ludwig Van Beethoven.  Complementing this anniversary year, the choir's five15 women’s composers initiative also sees the world premiere of 'Picture Frame' - a new commission from Anna Disley-Simpson, our fourth composer in residence.

Freedom 

Friday 15th May 2020, 7.30pm

St Paul's Church, Covent Garden, London WC2E 9ED

 

A concert devoted to liberation, the celebration of freedom and the call for peace.

Joshua Fit The Battle of Jericho - Moses Hogan

Ascendit Deus - Giovanni Palestrina 

Turn Our Captivity - William Byrd 

Home - Jessica Curry

The Angel - Tina Anderson 

When I’m Gone - Richard Allain 

Rise Heart; thy Lord is Risen - Cecilia McDowall 

Peace Like A River - arr, Ronald Staheli 

Let Beauty Be Our Memorial - J.A.C Redford

Earth Song - Frank Ticheli 

Do Not Stand at My Grave - Ed Rex

Deep River - Michael Tippett

If I Should Go - Rebecca Dale 

Tour to New York  

Saturday 23rd - Monday 25th May 2020

 

The Giver of Stars - American Women

Saturday 4th July 2020, 7.30pm

Stationers Hall, London EC4M 7DD

Join the critically acclaimed London Oriana Choir and Dominic Ellis-Peckham as they celebrate a choral Independence Day.  Ground-breaking music from across all sound-worlds from the USA from hidden gems to leading lights and across all genres including a third world première from composer-in-residence Anna Disley-Simpson.

More details soon!