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Associate Artist Scheme 19-20 Auditions

21 December 2018

We are now welcoming applications for three places on our Associate Artist Scheme for the 19-20 season. We are looking to fill the soprano, alto and bass spots – find out more about what the scheme entails here. The opportunity is aimed specifically at young professional singers: excellent musicians at the start of their careers,… continued


Associate Artists inspire school pupils in St Andrews and Dundee

9 November 2018

In October the Tenebrae Associate Artists were thrilled to take the reins of a new education project in partnership with St Andrews Voices and the newly opened V&A Dundee. Our fantastic four (Beth, Lissie, Bennedict, and Owain) devised and arranged the music using the V&As inaugural exhibition Speed & Style: Ocean Liners as the inspiration… continued


Associate Artists Appeal

23 October 2018

A flagship programme to develop the most talented young-professional choral singers in the UK. Please Donate Here Under the leadership of the Tenebrae’s Artistic Director, Nigel Short, the Associate Artists scheme is unique amongst professional choirs as it meets the need for young talent to develop exceptional pedagogic and performance skills in order to sustain… continued


Choral Development Partnerships going from strength to strength

9 July 2018

Tenebrae’s Associate Artists lead a session at Music Centre London, Islington We were delighted to team up once again with our partners, the London Youth Choir and Music Centre London, for the 2017-18 season to provide choral development opportunities for a total of 660 children and young people (aged 7-21 years) from communities across London…. continued


Guest blog: London Youth Choir working with Tenebrae

5 July 2017

Passion Precision, Partnership and Pleasure! A word from Rachel Staunton, Artistic Director of London Youth Choir, one of Tenebrae’s Choral Development Partners… “In my view, the joy of a good partnership is the sharing of differences, the bringing together of contrasting approaches, and the ever evolving experience of corporate music making. When Tenebrae asked London… continued


Tenebrae Christmas Appeal 2016

27 November 2016

This year Tenebrae is launching a Christmas Appeal running throughout Advent (27th November – 24th December) to raise £5000 to support their Choral Development programme. This programme incorporates the choir’s Associate Artists scheme and education partnerships which, as Tenebrae celebrates its 15th anniversary this season, proudly heralds a new chapter in the choir’s commitment to the… continued


Interview with Richard Frostick

3 April 2016

In advance of our upcoming concert On Eagles Wings, we caught up with Richard Frostick, director of our choral development partners, The Music Centres, who will be performing with us on Thursday evening. Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. I was a very keen boy treble and sang all the time in church… continued

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Sun, Moon, Sea and Stars

8 February 2016

A great start to 2016 appearing at the fab London A Cappella Festival at Kings Place curated by The Swingle Singers. They’re clearly doing great things there in developing a huge and varied interest in singing of all manner of vocal ensembles. We were honoured to be opening the festival and it was a hugely… continued


Working with the National Youth Choirs of Great Britain

20 November 2015

The National Youth Choirs of Great Britain (NYCGB) comprises five constituent choirs for young people from primary school age to those leaving University. Collectively, they aim to be the most inspirational and innovative organisation for young singers in the UK, discovering and nurturing exceptional musical talent, providing unrivalled performance opportunities and world-class musical and leadership… continued

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Brahms, Bruckner and Russian Treasures galore

12 October 2015

Having had a wonderful break of 4 weeks over the summer with the family down in Devon, which actually ended up being even more exhausting than our usual mad routine at home, things seem to have taken off at the furious pace they left off at back in July! So, we had another glorious trip… continued


Sing With Tenebrae

11 September 2015

Have you ever wanted to find out what it takes to be a Tenebrae singer? We’re delighted to be offering several new opportunities for singers to get involved with Tenebrae and to see ‘behind the scenes’. ———– Saturday November 7th, 2pm CHORAL WORKSHOP: MUSIC OF BRAHMS AND BRUCKNER On Saturday November 7th, join Tenebrae Artistic Director… continued