Midweek Music

Wednesdays 1.15pm-1.45pmMidweek Music

A series of 30-minute concerts held in the Chapel of Royal Holloway every Wednesday lunchtime during the academic term.

The 30-minute performances are free of charge and informal, allowing people to come and go as their schedule allows.

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Spring Term 2018:

10th January: The Morning Star

The season of Epiphany is celebrated in Music from across the centuries by Victoria, MiŇ°kinis and Mendelssohn.

17th January: A Ceremony of Carols

Benjamin Britten’s evocative work for upper voices and Harp.

24th January: Folk roots

A wide-selection of folk-song arrangements from right across Europe.

31st January: The Organists entertain

The College organists present a varied programme of music on our wonderful Chapel instrument.

7th February: Chamber music

Groups of Choral Scholars perform music written for small ensembles.

14th February: If music be the food of love

A concert of songs and choral pieces for Valentine’s Day. ¬†

21st February: Nocturnes

Be transported through the night with music from some of the biggest names in contemporary choral music: EŇ°envalds, Lauridsen & Clausen.

28th February: Eisteddfod

In preparation for St. David’s Day, join the choir in a programme by Welsh composers, including music by Tomkins, Mathias and Royal Holloway research composer, Nathan James Dearden.

7th March: The Founder’s Choir

The Founder’s Choir present and all-American concert, including Jeffrey Van’s choral cycle A procession winding around me for choir and guitar.

14th March: In praise of the Bard

Music and readings to celebrate the work of William Shakespeare.

21st March: Tenebrae

Join the choir for a contemplative musical sequence for Lent and Easter.

Previous concerts:

The Choir of Royal Holloway is the only collegiate choir to offer free concerts every week during term-time. The innovative programmes have included themes of seasons, church festivals, single composers, one historical period or event, concerts of solos or ensembles, organ recitals as well as everything else inbetween.









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North America Tour - Easter 2018

The choir are delighted to be returning to Canada and the United States for a series of performances click here to read more.