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Described as “phenomenal” (The Times) and “devastatingly beautiful” (Gramophone Magazine), award-winning choir Tenebrae,
under the direction of Nigel Short, is one of the world’s leading vocal ensembles renowned for its passion and precision.

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Holy Week Festival 2021

22nd February 2021

A Moment of Stillness from the Heart of the City

Each year, we partner with St. John’s Smith Square to present our annual Holy Week Festival. Showcasing some of the world’s finest ensembles, this week-long programme celebrates the vast range of... continued

Blogs

Nigel’s Blog: February 2021

15th February 2021

For this  #tenebraeunlocked edition of Nigel’s blog, he interviews the composer Judith Bingham. Her atmospheric and captivating piece The Drowned Lovers was written as a companion to Stanford’s The Bluebird, and features on our award-winn... continued

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Available Now – Tenebrae Unlocked

18th November 2020

The first concert in our new film series Tenebrae Unlocked is now available to stream online! Click here to purchase your ticket.

The programmes we have chosen reflect much of the music that Tenebrae has performed and recorded over the... continued

Nigel's Blog

Nigel’s Blog: November 2020

12th November 2020

Time for another update and I’m delighted and relieved to say we actually have plenty of recent activity to share with you!

The main event for Tenebrae during these first months of autumn was the filming of ‘Tenebrae Unlocked’, a series... continued

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Tenebrae Unlocked

1st November 2020

We’re launching a brand new series of specially designed films, bringing the Tenebrae concert experience to you at home – Tenebrae classics and new choral discoveries available to stream online.

Thanks to our amazing supporters all over the world, we w... continued

Nigel's Blog

Nigel’s Blog: September 2020

16th September 2020

In these worrying times it’s quite a challenge to write a blog and make it all breezy and positive. I’d love to tell everyone that we have a full schedule of concerts up our sleeve, but of course that isn’t the case – for reasons o... continued

Featured Events

Monday 1st February 2021 - Wednesday 31st March 2021, All Day

Sunday 21st March 2021 - Sunday 18th April 2021, 12:00 am

Tuesday 30th March 2021 - Wednesday 28th April 2021, 12:00 am

Friday 13th August 2021, 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Path of Miracles

Path of Miracles

Rheingau Music Festival

Kloster Eberbach, Eltville am Rhein – Basilika, Eltville am Rhein, Germany

Monday 23rd August 2021, 9:00 pm - 10:30 pm

A Hymn of Heavenly Beauty

Rocamadour Festival

Basilique St-Sauveur, Rocamadour, Rocamadour, France

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RT @olagjeilo: New piano and guitar single coming out March 19! With the amazing Kristian Kvalvaag, who also played guitar on this track from my first Decca album. @TenebraeChoir | @DeccaClassics https://t.co/VOks5Lp0dT