The Choir of Royal Holloway has attained standards of musicianship and technical refinement high above the reach of most student ensembles.
The Choir of Royal Holloway and Music Director Rupert Gough ensure that Oxbridge ensembles don't have it all their own way when it comes to great university choirs.
a truly fabulous sound
The Choir of Royal Holloway is considered one of the finest mixed-voice collegiate choirs in the country. The 24 choral scholars that constitute the college's Chapel Choir undertake a busy schedule of services, concerts, tours and recordings. The Choir of Royal Holloway is available for hire to sing concerts, commercial and corporate events, as well as at weddings and funerals. Watch and listen to clips of the choir on this website, buy recordings, and find out more about where to see the choir and how to support it...
Would you like to join one of the UK's finest university choirs? Tune in to our online open event to meet and hear the choir, learn about life as a choral or organ scholar, and have a chance to ask questions to our conductor, Rupert Gough, and current students.
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Would you like to sing in one of the country's finest university choirs? Join us for our online open day to find out more.Read
Our weekly lunchtime concert series returns with a live audience!Read
We are delighted to announce our Composition Competition, for composers in years 10-13.Read
Follow-up charity single with Thomas Hewitt-JonesRead
As part of an ongoing collaboration with Convivium Records, we're thrilled to release a recording of a brand new work by American Carson Cooman.Read
Midweek Music is back!Read
We're delighted to feature on a new release of Beethoven's Ninth Symphony with the Britten Sinfonia, directed by Thomas Adès.Read
The Choir of Royal Holloway announce their first ever Composer-in-Residence for 2021-2022, the award-winning Welsh composer Nathan James Dearden.Read