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Tickets now on sale for October concert

We are excited to announce that tickets are now on sale for Hackney Singers’ next concert. The concert will take place on Saturday 19th of October at St Matthias Church in Stoke Newington at 7 pm. Click on the button below to book your ticket and support a true Hackney community institution. We will be

Spring Concert: Mozart’s Great Mass in C Minor at the Royal Festival Hall

As the moon dipped its reflection onto the shallows of the Thames on Friday 22nd March, 2019, the Hackney Singers, Lewisham Choral Society and the London Mozart Players gently pushed Brahms’ ‘Schiksalslied’ (‘Song of Destiny’) along its journey at the Royal Festival Hall on the Southbank.     This was followed by the extraordinary Nico

Mozart Requiem at the Royal Festival Hall, 10th March 2015

Photography by Dave Green – view more images on Dave’s website Mozart Requiem Brahms Variations on a theme by Haydn (St. Anthony) Brahms Nänie Hackney Singers Lewisham Choral Society Forest Philharmonic Conductor Mark Shanahan Soloists Linda Richardson Anne-Marie Owens Mark Chaundy Andrew Greenan The Royal Festival Hall was full on Tuesday March 10th as Hackney’s

Christmas Concert at St Peter de Beauvoir, 19th December 2014

Thanks to everyone who sang and watched the Christmas Concert on Friday at St Peter’s de Beavoir. We raised £1,678 (plus Gift Aid) for Hackney and Islington Winter Night Shelters. Many thanks to Dan for conducting, and to Andy for his superb organ playing. Some informal shots from last night’s Christmas concert with @HackneySingers in

Brahms Requiem at St John at Hackney, 25th October 2014

Photography Rishi Coupland Brahms German Requiem Beethoven Egmont Overture ____________________ Hackney Singers Forest Philharmonic Conductor  Dan Ludford-Thomas Soprano  Helen Meyerhoff Baritone  Philip Tebb ____________________ 7.30pm Saturday 25th October 2014 St John at Hackney, Lower Clapton Road E5 0PD ____________________ Hackney Singers presented a stunning performance of one of the world’s great choral works, Brahms’s epic

Haydn’s Creation at St John at Hackney, 29th March 2014

Photography Dave Green – view more Hackney Singers wowed a full audience at St. John-at-Hackney on Saturday the 29th of March with a sensational rendition of Joseph Haydn’s The Creation, designed to tell the story of God’s creation of the world. “From the moment that the choir sang ‘and there was…LIGHT’ the audience were grabbed”,

40th Anniversary Concert: Bruckner Motets & Hiawatha’s Wedding Feast, 5th October 2013

Photography Dave Green | View more on Photobox Design by Brigid Hackett Hackney Singers Present Bruckner Motets Hiawatha’s Wedding Feast by S. Coleridge-Taylor 7.30 Saturday 5th of October 2013 St Marys Church, Stoke Newington Church St N16 9ES Conductor Mark Shanahan Tenor Paul Austin Kelly Organ Andrew Storey Piano Peter Mitchell With accompaniment from Dulwich

A Child of Our Time at the People’s Palace, Saturday 16th March 2013

Photography Dave X Green (more photos available on Dave’s website)   A Child of Our Time Michael Tippett Serenade for Strings Elgar   Hackney Singers Forest Philharmonic directed by Mark Shanahan Sally Silver, soprano Leah-Marian Jones, alto Tom Randle, tenor Andrew Mayor, bass 7.30pm Saturday 16th March 2013 “A wonderful performance, so moving and sung