“What a glorious sound, uplifting and such texture.....” A.Ferguson
Collegium Singers is a chamber choir based in Somerset. We have developed a reputation for excellent performances of interesting programmes which challenge singers, players and audiences alike. Our vocal repertoire spans from the eleventh century to the present day, including several first modern performances of Baroque works, as well as projects involving collaborations with musicians from recognised professional period ensembles.
Our Next Concert
Collegium Singers present a concert of floral Christmas music from around the world - The Tree of Life. Rutter, Howells, Willcocks and other British Christmas favourites thread through an evening that will take in traditions from Europe and beyond. Austria is represented by the gorgeous sounds of Bruckner, while a trio of Russian composers offer a glimpse into the celebration of Christmas in the Orthodox tradition: Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninoff and Chesnokov. There are a few American favourites, including a piece by William Billings, one of the USA's earliest recorded composers. There will of course be audience carols and wassailing to get you in the mood for mulled wine and mince pies, and as a special seasonal treat, not one but two conductors...