Choir: News

Jackson 'Passion' Recording is BBC Music Magazine Choral Choice

Awarding five stars for both the performance and the recording, BBC Music Magazine has selected the choir's recording of Gabriel Jackson's 'The Passion of our Lord Jesus Christ' as its Choral & Song Choice for May 2019. Their reviewer said:

"This outstanding recording of Gabriel Jackson’s retelling of the Passion story bursts with energy... Jackson’s engaging score is richly colourful and his instrumental writing proves a particular highlight."

Evensong, Saturday 11 May

Potential Choral and Organ Scholars joined Merton College Choir for Evensong on Saturday 11 May.

BBC Broadcast

Choral Evensong was broadcast on BBC Radio 3 on 26 December 2018. The College Choir sang music by Parry, Dyson, Bainton and Holst.

Merton Choral Day

On Thursday 7 February we invited potential Choral Scholars to spend the day at Merton, culminating in singing Evensong with the College Choir at 6:15pm.