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From the heart – we have a winner!

Jun 2019

 

' Von Herzen – möge es wieder  zu Herzen gehen!'  ' From the heart – may it return to the heart!'

These are the immortal words of Beethoven, on the title page of his great Missa Solemnis score.

In February, Crouch End Festival Chorus invited UK-resident composers of all styles and traditions to submit their intepretation of these words in a five minut

 

Good Omens for choir with James Bond composer

May 2019

 

After singing the soundtrack for Rocketman, expected to be one of the biggest films of the year, Crouch End Festival Chorus is involved in the most hotly anticipated TV show of 2019 – Good Omens.

At the end of a month when the movie about Elton John has hit cinemas across the world to much acclaim, the new TV series starring David Tennant and Michael Sheen drops on

 

Choir takes off for Rocketman soundtrack

May 2019

Crouch End Festival Chorus is singing in the much-anticipated Elton John biopic Rocketman which premiered at the Cannes Film Festival on Thursday 16 May. The chorus recorded the songs and the sound
 

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 m
 

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
 
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