Category Archives: Choir

Music on the Mind: a meditation on mental health

We’re thrilled to be making our Shoreditch Town Hall debut on 24 November, 2019, with our ambitious and important exploration of the issues surrounding mental health, Music on the Mind. Hailed as “a simply fantastic project” by Stephen Fry at … Continue reading

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The Sao Paulo Tapes – in pictures

Songs of resistance and hope … Harvey Brough and Monica Vasconcelos Te Te Te-te-e-te … Monica calls to the choir And the choir responds … Te Te Te-te-e-te Ilê Ayê … A star is born, and his name is James … Continue reading

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Freedom Song – in pictures

Harvey works his magic Oh, we’re a gonna sing (without scores) Gladstone meets George White: Sam West and Justin Butcher Get on board, children: the Riverside Singers (Riverside School, Barking) Ella Sheppard takes charge: Emily Dankworth gives us a D … Continue reading

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Sergeant Pepper singalong – in pictures

Let us introduce to you. The one and only Harvey Brough… Mmm, we get high with a little help from our friends (p.s we’re altos) He’s leaving home … (Oh no he isn’t. James Murray is back in charge) Going … Continue reading

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Freedom Song – when Gospel came to the Empire

In 1871 a group of singers from Nashville, Tennessee, took to the road, arriving in London with a music that had never before been heard in public. But this was no ordinary choir. The Fisk Jubilee Singers were students who … Continue reading

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