In the BBC PROMS season 2019, the London Symphony Chorus will be making two appearances. In the first concert, (Tuesday, 20th August starting at 7.30 pm) they are joined once again by the voices of Orfea Catala and the Orfea Catala Youth Choir from Barcelona. Sir Simon Rattle will be conducting the London Symphony Orchestra, with baritone soloi More...
During his principal tenure at the London Symphony Orchestra, Andre Previn conducted many choral concerts with the London Symphony Chorus, and was eventually appointed the chorus’s President Emeritus. He conducted over 40 concerts with the Chorus and made 10 commercial recordings of major choral works. In its obituary on 1st March, the Guardian n More...
These two performances of Candide (matinee on 8th December and evening on 9th December) round off the celebrations of Bernstein’s centenary year, and it is very fitting that they should be conducted by Marin Alsop, who was herself mentored by the composer of this so-called “operetta”, albeit one on the most extraordinary and outrageous scale. More...
London Symphony Chorus,
c/o London Symphony Orchestra
Level 6 Frobisher Crescent
LONDON EC2Y 8DS
Phone: +44 (0)20 7382 2518
Contact: Andra East, Choral Projects Manager
President: Sir Simon Rattle OM CBE
President Emeritus: André Previn KBE
Vice-President: Michael Tilson Thomas
Patron: Simon Russell Beale CBE
Patron: Howard Goodall CBE
Chorus Director: Simon Halsey CBE
Chairman: Owen Hanmer