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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.



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: 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


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: 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


Nigel’s blog: June 2020

10th June 2020

Well, it seems rather odd to be writing a blog that relays nothing about recent exploits with Tenebrae. No concerts, no music. Thank heavens we live in a time where technology can at least help a bit with that. Like all other choirs we are ‘g... continued

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Tuesday 15th December 2020, 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

#tenebraetracktuesday 🎶Victoria 'Taedet anima mea' 💿 Victoria Requiem Mass, 1605 📽️Enjoy this glorious music in the first of our #tenebraeunlocked films. 'Musica Dei donum' is streaming now- tickets here: #tenebrae #choir