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07.05.2024 Apollo5,VOCES8 Foundation

Apollo5 European summer concert dates

Apollo5 give 22 concerts over the summer, many of which also include workshop sessions. This comes off the back of their most recent tour of the USA. Click the image to go to their calendar.

25.04.2024 Jason Max Ferdinand,Roderick Williams

Jason Max Ferdinand Singers debut at the BBC Proms 2024

Having shot to prominence in the choral scene in the USA the Jason Max Ferdinand Singers will make their UK debut on September 7th at the BBC Proms in an afternoon concert at the Royal Albert Hall. See more at the BBC Proms website, where tickets will be available on May 18th. The dynamic Jason … more»

25.04.2024 Ēriks Ešenvalds,Jason Max Ferdinand,VOCES8,VOCES8 Foundation

VOCES8 and The King’s Singers to perform together at the BBC Proms

On 21st July at 11am (Prom 3) VOCES8 joins The King’s Singers for their first concert collaboration. The 60- minute concert features classics from each ensemble’s repertoire such as Philip Lawson’s arrangement of Billy Joel’s Lullabye (Goodnight my Angel) and Jim Clements arrangement of Kate Rusby’s Underneath the Stars. Music from Cheryl Frances-Hoad, Eriks Esenvalds, … more»

19.04.2024 Zeb Soanes

Zeb Soanes narrates on new album of Delius Hassan

The Britten Sinfonia has released an album of the complete incidental music to Delius’s “Hassan” featuring Zeb Soanes narrating the The Story of Hassan of Baghdad and How He Came to Make the Golden Journey to Samarkand which had a long run of popular performances in 1920s London. Alongside the Britten Sinfonia, the Britten Sinfonia … more»

16.02.2024 Lyyra,VOCES8 Foundation

The VOCES8 Foundation launches new six-voice women’s a cappella ensemble, Lyyra

On 16th February 2024 new a cappella group Lyyra releases its recording debut ‘When The Earth Stands Still’ with VOCES8 Records. Composed by Don Macdonald in 2017, the piece is a preview of the group’s broad texture and exhilarating range of sound, and is the first single from its debut EP More Love, due for … more»

12.01.2024 VOCES8,VOCES8 Foundation

Nothing Else Matters – VOCES8 releases Metallica track

VOCES8 has added to their repertoire by releasing an arrangement by Geoff Lawson of “Nothing Else Matters” by rock bank Metallica on Decca Classics. Alongside cellist Emma Denton and guitarist John Parricelli this picks up on the vibe around ‘Blue Monday’, when the shine of Christmas and New Year has worn off. Listen via your … more»

27.12.2023 Jonathan Dove

World premiere of Odyssey by Jonathan Dove at Bristol Beacon

Odyssey, commissioned by Bristol Beacon, receives it’s premiere on 28th January 2024 at the newly refurbished and renamed venue. Performed by the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, soprano Francesca Chiejina, tenor Thando Mjandana, the City of Bristol Choir, Bristol Youth Choir and the Bristol Windrush Reggae Choir, the performance is conducted by David Ogden. Drawing on first-hand … more»

04.12.2023 Jonathan Dove,Zeb Soanes

Zeb Soanes narrates Gaspards Christmas with Hallé Orchestra

In the run-up to Christmas, join Zeb Soanes and the Hallé Orchestra for a heart-warming festive adventure for Britain’s handsomest fox. Whilst searching for food in the snow-covered streets, Gaspard makes an astonishing discovery and, with the help of his friends, might just save Christmas. Narrated by Zeb Soanes, author of the much-loved Gaspard the Fox … more»

29.11.2023 Mårten Jansson

Mårten Jannson – Requiem Novum score available from Walton Music

Following the album recording and filmed concert from the VOCES8 Foundation, Walton Music has now made different versions available of Mårten Jansson’s Requiem Novum, with new texts by Tony Silvestri. Alongside the choral part with substantial soprano solo are parts for full orchestra. The piece can also be performed by choir with organ and percussion. … more»