“one of the UK’s elite choirs” – Rachmaninoff Vespers review

“the singing of Ex Cathedra was superb. Their exemplary dynamic range enabled them to bring ‘Hail, O Virgin Mother of God’ (‘Bogoroditse Devo’) vividly to life while movement 8, ‘Praise ye the name of the Lord’, was joyful, the rhythms

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“a concert which raised a smile and elevated the spirits … amazingly versatile” – Summer Music by Candlelight review

“After a miserable sodden start to summer here was a concert which raised a smile and elevated the spirits. At the 2017 concert candles were hardly needed as the setting sun blazed through the stained glass windows but here they

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Watch a short excerpt of Stevie Wishart’s “Voicing the Dawn”

We’ve compiled a short excerpt from our performance of Stevie Wishart’s “Voicing the Dawn” at Hereford Cathedral last night. For the full, surround-sound experience, catch it live: – Fri 14 Jun, Shrewsbury – Tue 18 Jun, Birmingham Cathedral (limited availability)

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We announce our 50th anniversary season

We’re delighted to announce the details of our 2019-20 season, and look forward to welcoming you to share some wonderful, uplifting choral music with us as we celebrate our 50th anniversary. You can download the brochure here, browse the concert

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“scintillatingly sung … pure enchantment” – Church Times review of Purcell’s The Indian Queen

“supremely polished instrumental playing … scintillatingly sung … pure enchantment. “Skidmore distributed the solos admirably around the singers. Each without exception was top-quality. That they blended so perfectly within the choir was another source of satisfaction.” Read the Church Times

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“vivid and dramatic… vibrant, exciting playing” – read the review of Purcell’s The Indian Queen

‘How should one define Purcell’s last major work, The Indian Queen? … However we term it, Purcell’s input to The Indian Queen contains some vivid and dramatic music… it remains – at its best – quite meaty stuff, as this

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