Choir sings soundtrack for Rocketman

May 2019

Crouch End Festival Chorus is singing in the much-anticipated Elton John biopic Rocketman which has its premiere at the Cannes Film Festival on Thursday 16 May.

The chorus recorded the songs and the soundtrack for the film at London’s Air Studios in January and March 2019. The movie will be released in the UK on May 24 together with a soundtrack album. 

The film follows the journey of shy piano prodigy Reginald Dwight into international superstar Elton John. British act


Take up the baton!

May 2019

Crouch End Festival Chorus has launched a new project to develop the next generation of choral conductors.

Applications are now open for the scheme, which is an opportunity for two talented young musicians with a passion for conducting to develop their conducting skills in a free mentoring programme run by Crouch End Festival Chorus. 

During the mentorship, the two selected musicians will work with David Temple, the choir’s management committee and accompanis


Classic performance with Sir Karl Jenkins

Apr 2019

Sir Karl Jenkins conducts Crouch End Festival Chorus and the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra (CBSO) in his own works Adiemus and the Benedictus from The Armed Man at a Classic FM Live con

Special musical spectacle for Crouch End at the 2019 BBC Proms

Apr 2019

Crouch End Festival Chorus is to sing in a large-scale musical spectacle at the BBC Proms in September which one critic already predicts will definitely be “special”. The chorus will be

Sing Karl Jenkins’s The Armed Man on Saturday 8 June

Apr 2019

Come and Sing Karl Jenkins’s The Armed Man with Crouch End Festival Chorus on Saturday 8 June 2019. The chorus is holding an open workshop on Karl Jenkins’s The Armed Man, under the dir

Chorus hailed as 'absolute stars' ahead of Messiah concert on 6 April

Apr 2019

Crouch End Festival Chorus was showered with five-star review praise from high-profile critics and musicians for an historic Hubert Parry performance, just three days before a concert of Handel’
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