In Peter Maxwell Davies’s “Symphony No. 10”, the London Symphony Chorus were responsible for the major choral contribution in this, the composer’s final symphony. It was released on LSO Live, and has received a nomination in the contemporary section of the Gramophone Magazine 2016 Awards, with the following commendation: “This four-part s More...
Since its inception in 1966, the LSO has performed and recorded a phenomenal number of works and some of them an extraordinary number of times. The Chorus was originally set up for a performance of Mahler’s Symphony No. 2 (“The Resurrection”) with the LSO, and it has subsequently sung the piece 45 times with most of the illustri More...
In their first LSO Live spotlight release, the London Symphony Chorus have recorded Rachmaninov’s All-Night Vigil, which they have performed several times, under the baton of acclaimed LSO Choral Director, Simon Halsey. Hauntingly beautiful though rarely performed in its entirety, All-Night Vigil is a cornerstone of the choral repertoire, and its 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