Tours

Netherlands - Christmas 2017

The choir will be undertaking a series of concerts for Christmas around the Netherlands and will include music from Palestrina and Victoria through to JS Bach and Scheidt, as well as contemporary festive music by Ola Gjeilo, Vytautas Miškinis and Ben Parry.

19th December St. Jackobskerk, VLISSINGEN - 20:00
20th December St. Joriskerk, AMERSFOOT - 20:00
21st December Grote Kerk, APELDOORN - 19:30
22nd December Stevenskerk, NIJMEGEN - 20:00
23rd December Kruiskerk, AMSTELVEEN - 15:30

 

North America - Easter 2018

The Choir of Royal Holloway are delighted to be returning to the USA and Canada at Easter 2018, after a highly successful tour of the countries in 2016. A full programme will be released nearer the time, but the choir are confirmed to perform at the University of Alberta (CAN), St. Mark's Church, San Antonio (TX) and at the Church of the Incarnation in Dallas (TX). Potential venues should contact Robin Tyson at Edition Peters Artist Management for more information.

 

Previous Tours

France - Summer 2017

During the Summer of 2017, the Choir performed a series of 10 concerts around France, with programmes of 16th and 20th century music. The choir featured in a number of prestigious festivals, including the Festival of Sylvanes and the Festival Nuits Musicales of Uzes.

 

20th July UZES - Cathedral Saint-Theodorit at 21h30

21st July TOURNUS - Abbaye Saint-Philibert at 20h45

22nd July LAVAUR - Cathedral at 21h00

23rd July ESPALION - Eglise at 16h00

24th July MARCILLAC-LANVILLE - Eglise Prieurale at 19h00

25th July RODEZ - Chapelle St Joseph de Rodez at 21h00

28th July LOUVIE-JUZON - Eglise Saint-Martin at 21h00

29th July GUITRES - Abbatiale at 21h00

30th July MONPAZIER - Eglise Rue Notre Dame at 21h00

31st July PARIS - Notre-Dame des Blancs-Manteaux at 20h30

 

North America - Easter 2016

In March 2016 the choir made its much anticipated return to North America for a series of concerts and services from Canada, and down the East Coast before heading to Wisconsin and Chicago.

 

31st March TORONTO (ON)

2nd April NIAGARA ON THE LAKE (ON)

3rd April NEW YORK (NY)

5th April ALBANY (NY)

7th April ITHACA (NY) - Cornell University

8th April ROCHESTER (NY)

9th April SHEBOYGAN (WI)

10th April CHICAGO (IL)

 

Belgium - Christmas 2015

Back by popular demand, the choir headed to Belgium for a short series of concerts after the end of term and before Christmas. A wide range of music from Anonymous 15th century carols to modern arrangements by Jim Clements delighted audiences in Mechelen and Bilzen.

The Netherlands - Summer 2015

The choir toured Amsterdam and nearby Haarlem in the Summer of 2015. The ensemble demonstrated works from their new CD English Romantic Madrigals, as well as excerpts from Rautavaara's Vespers.

France - Summer 2014

This summer the choir toured France giving a series of concerts focussing on the music of the English renaissance. Some programmes also included works for choir and harp such as Britten's Choral Dances from Gloriana and pieces by Debussy, Fauré and Grainger. The choir visited Paris, Tournus and Vézelay on their journey, thrilling audiences with their performances of Byrd and the choir's speciality of music from the Baltic States.