World Premiere: A Soldier's Requiem

on Tuesday, 16 October 2018. Posted in News

The Academy of Sacred Music will mark the centenary of the Great War, with a world premiere performance of Hodgson's A Soldier's Requiem

World Premiere: A Soldier's Requiem

The performance will be conducted by the Composer and will feature a selection of other works which capture the horror, bravery, sacrifice and sympathy inspired by The Great War amongst some of our most celebrated poets and composers, including:

They are at rest (Elgar);
Funeral Ikos (Tavener);
Lead Kindly Light (Goodall);
The Road Not Taken (Thompson);
Songs of Farewell (Parry);
& pieces by Hodgson, Daley, Harris, Jenkins and Nardone. 

Suzanne Ullmann Award 2018

on Tuesday, 16 October 2018. Posted in News

Suzanne Ullmann Award 2018

We are delighted to announce that Malachi Kasongo is the 2018 recipient of the Suzanne Ullmann Award.  Malachi has come up through the ranks, joining our Senior Choir in 2017.  The Award is made in recognition of outstanding achievement and potential in an aspiring young singer.