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LeedsFestivalChorus @LFChorus Leeds, Yorkshire

Classical choir of 150+ amateur singers, performing to professional standards. Check out our website for more info!

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We finished the season in style last night with guests Adam Wright and John Wallace, talks, singing, and a quiz! Ti… https://t.co/p3ztGRdzUW
8/6
2020
One of our members, Richard, gave an interview about @LeedsTownHall, including lots of memories of @LFChorus, for t… https://t.co/ViKp7HYtGa
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7/31
2020
One of our members, Richard, gave an interview about @LeedsTownHall, including lots of memories of @LFChorus, for t… https://t.co/ViKp7HYtGa
7/30
2020
We are excited to have two special guests, @dovecomposer and @IMcMillan, at our Zoom rehearsal today. They'll be j… https://t.co/CkpBlciNxK
7/29
2020
That was a very special end of term concert. Socially distanced musicians, performing together from across the glob… https://t.co/feYj2mGshH
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7/4
2020
We are proud to have been a part of this performance of Mahler's 8th Symphony which is being live-streamed tonight!… https://t.co/WqU420ioeH
6/23
2020
@LFChorus Lovely hearing the music that @R_becca_Taylor created from all our video clips :-), it must've taken hours to combine them all.
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6/13
2020
If you missed our lockdown sing on BBC Radio 3 earlier on, you can listen here https://t.co/PpTaH3Mubb - we're on 1… https://t.co/jSmf8A9myq @BBCR3MusicBot You can watch the accompanying video at https://t.co/KavVnswYOkExciting news...Our virtual performance of Rachmaninov's Bogoroditsye Djevo is going to be featured tonight on… https://t.co/ZnqjZ9UqXV
6/5
2020
Looking forward to our sectional rehearsals tonight, we'll be singing Cum Sancto Spirito and the Hosanna chorus fro… https://t.co/1R08pBmhXc
6/3
2020
We are delighted to share our virtual performance of Rachmaninov’s Bogoroditse Djevo. We're loving online rehearsal… https://t.co/CZm5JACGta
6/1
2020
At yesterday's online rehearsal we enjoyed working on Mozart's Mass in C minor - the Kyrie and the Gloria https://t.co/MDnZbqRUxS
5/21
2020
Mozart's Mass in C minor was broadcast on Radio 3 last night https://t.co/fBjmlulCfN. We're hoping to perform this… https://t.co/5ZvrkX2RV8
4/28
2020
Unfortunately our concert of Elijah on Saturday @LeedsTownHall is cancelled due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. W… https://t.co/vgoExomNGZ
3/17
2020
It was great to sing through Elijah at our rehearsal yesterday - less than two weeks until our performance… https://t.co/53cjO8m2Tm
3/8
2020
Great to have our Composer Scholar Paul Dunkerley at yesterday's rehearsal and get a first glimpse of his new piece… https://t.co/axAUgFPK76
2/20
2020
Tonight we enjoyed rehearsing Mendelssohn's Elijah, ready for our performance on the 21st of March in Leeds Town Ha… https://t.co/T14pmNHs9K
2/12
2019
Thanks to Geoffrey Mogridge for this lovely review of Messiah on Saturday https://t.co/RvoJGCGzzB
12/21
2019
Flying visit to Yorkshire to see @LFChorus @ECOrchestra Messiah with @SampsonCarolyn, Robin Blaze, @RobinTritschlerhttps://t.co/PQfnv6R2Tu
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12/15
2019
Don't miss Handel's Messiah with @LoveArtsLeeds and @ECOrchestra at @LeedsTownHall on Sat 14 December This unforge… https://t.co/gWkDOMRPLM
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12/13
2019
'Tis the season to be jolly! Today is the first day of advent which means Christmas is coming!🎄 We've got lots of… https://t.co/ozs74pdmjn
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12/5
2019
Our upcoming performance of Messiah @LeedsTownHall is featured in this month's issue of BBC Music Magazine! Not to… https://t.co/ncEXoDheDM
11/28
2019
Today's concert day with @sinfoniaofleeds! Tickets available on the door at St Edmund's Roundhay. Come along for so… https://t.co/qVJedd34fl
10/19
2019
@tweetLYC Great to have you with us tonight! It was a fun one, hope you enjoyed. Looking forward to another rehearsal next week 🎵
10/2
2019
Come along to a free taster session for @LFChorus at St Chad’s Church, Headingley on Wed 25th Sept. Throughout the… https://t.co/2o8bpJJMfS
Retweeted by LeedsFestivalChorus @ECOrchestra @LeedsTownHall And us you! 😀
9/16
2019
#OTD in 1741 Handel completed his Messiah. Little did he know it would become one of his most popular works, and wo… https://t.co/yFqbwUgYoR
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9/14
2019
That’s from 10am today ⬇️ 😀 to get your tickets for the Leeds 2019/20 Orchestral Season! https://t.co/yDQRYcduhC
8/17
2019
It's here! 📢📢 The new What's On brochure has arrived, and we can't wait for you to see it! There's plenty of events… https://t.co/ewOa3qx09K
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8/13
2019
Last Friday was all about these 400+ individuals on stage @BridgewaterHall for @Chethams 50th anniversary concert.… https://t.co/0HjmVeuynb
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7/12
2019
@Nostrebornala @Chethams @LFChorus @BBCRadio3 @AilishTynanEire @MEBLeBrocq Made me cry when I watched it live and m… https://t.co/uz00rWn7XI
Retweeted by LeedsFestivalChorus @R_becca_Taylor @Chethams @BBCRadio3 @stevethrelfall2 Thank you for all your help, hope you are recovered from all the tremolos!It was harder than a gym work out to help @LFChorus prepare for Mahler 8 with @Chethams - great to hear it on… https://t.co/1bpe1YG961
Retweeted by LeedsFestivalChorusDon’t miss the amazing @Chethams school orchestra & chorus (with a little help from other choirs, including… https://t.co/VQXOHGPhe8
Retweeted by LeedsFestivalChorusFor those interested, last Friday's apparently thrilling performance of Mahler's Symphony No 8 aka Symphony of 1000… https://t.co/0xaW6dWvjT
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7/10
2019
REVIEW: Mahler's 8th Symphony @BridgewaterHall @Chethams @LFChorus @Stgeorgesingers @ManCathMusic @HfdCath_Choirhttps://t.co/Nr0cHKYots
Retweeted by LeedsFestivalChorusWow! Huge congratulations to @stevethrelfall2 and all the wonderful young musicians from @Chethams not to mention v… https://t.co/oPFC4yxeuK
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7/7
2019
Such a great evening singing Mahler’s symphony no. 8 with @LFChorus at the @BridgewaterHall! Absolutely blown away… https://t.co/CjEyYGQsv3
Retweeted by LeedsFestivalChorus“A thrilling triumph” - thank you ArtsDesk for joining us at last night’s Symphony of a Thousand @RobertBealeMcr https://t.co/UEyIIImayQ
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7/6
2019
Standing ovation all round for the magnificent young musicians and our superb choral friends https://t.co/BOID6oIfZn
Retweeted by LeedsFestivalChorusAnd the @LFChorus @stgeorgessinger Greater Manc Hub Youth Choir @ManCathedral choristers @HfdCath_Choir and… https://t.co/IbwuXL01kw
Retweeted by LeedsFestivalChorusBlown away by the kids of the @Chethams symphony orchestra rehearsing for tonight’s Mahler 8, and by the mini pep t… https://t.co/BsIu7EBSRk
Retweeted by LeedsFestivalChorusMahler 8 in all its glory with the students of @Chethams joined by @stgeorgessinger & @LFChorus . I’m so proud of a… https://t.co/SkopxSjcRV
Retweeted by LeedsFestivalChorusToday’s the day! Alumni, parents, friends - let us know if you’ll be joining us. It’s all set to be a magnificent e… https://t.co/hUE2YY0COs
Retweeted by LeedsFestivalChorus @Chethams @BridgewaterHall @Stgeorgesingers @HerefordCS We’re really looking forward to singing this with you all tonight! #Mahler8
7/5
2019
400+ performers, gathered onstage to rehearse together for the first time - and already sounding magnificent! https://t.co/xJvlkZRfU9
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7/4
2019
A peaceful start to chorus rehearsals for Mahler’s 8th Symphony today with the breathtaking Chorus Mysticus finale https://t.co/xH0m17xzEi
Retweeted by LeedsFestivalChorus @Chethams We’re looking forward to joining you for the concert on Friday @BridgewaterHall !
7/1
2019
@LindyWilliams3 @leedsphil @the_halle Thank you @LindyWilliams3 we’re really pleased you enjoyed the performance. I… https://t.co/4Fo8aBxL6vIt is ten days since I heard a wonderful performance of Elgar's Dream of Gerontius @leedsphil @the_halle @LFChorushttps://t.co/vR44XRRCvb
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6/12
2019
Exactly one month until we become the first School orchestra to perform #Mahler Symphony No. 8 @BridgewaterHall - w… https://t.co/k7rRSbG9Ft
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6/5
2019
"[Simon] Wright’s skilful layering of textures achieved impeccable balance and illuminated Elgar’s vast musical can… https://t.co/nWVm0LMBMB
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6/4
2019
@CSalicium @the_halle @leedsphil @SPSLeeds Glad you enjoyed it ☺️On Saturday in Leeds I heard a wonderful performance of his masterpiece, The Dream of Gerontius. Superb playing fro… https://t.co/v4Dr9Vqrgt
Retweeted by LeedsFestivalChorus @leedsphil @R_becca_Taylor @the_halle @SPSLeeds Thanks @leedsphil it was lovely to sing with you and @SPSLeeds 😀 As… https://t.co/QxUHvqg0UDThe closing concert of @LeedsConcerts Orchestral Season on Saturday had it all - an excellent orchestra, top soloi… https://t.co/DaXhDCjONQ
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6/3
2019
It was brilliant thank you! https://t.co/BhognjkSyt
Retweeted by LeedsFestivalChorusIn case you haven’t seen this on #Facebook @LFChorus @SPSLeeds @R_becca_Taylor @the_halle - sums up beautifully the… https://t.co/s8hxHXS3y3
Retweeted by LeedsFestivalChorusThis post from Lynn Kibble sums up last night’s amazing #Gerontius experience. The adrenaline, the teamwork, the jo… https://t.co/fIUsXOI05Z
Retweeted by LeedsFestivalChorusThank you @leedsphil @LFChorus @the_halle @SPSLeeds conducted by Simon Wright for a wonderfully moving performance… https://t.co/RLXSBbe2dq
Retweeted by LeedsFestivalChorusIt’s been an amazing two days assisting on Gerontius with @the_halle @LFChorus @leedsphil @SPSLeeds and the stunni… https://t.co/OZPMGmU5fX
Retweeted by LeedsFestivalChorusThank you for a fine #DreamofGerontius tonight @LeedsTownHall @the_halle @leedsphil @spconnolly @BelCantoBhoyhttps://t.co/OPTK04rUXu
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6/2
2019
There aren't many better ways to spend an evening than watching @spconnolly @BelCantoBhoy @DavidSoar76 @LFChorus &… https://t.co/D0Xx3Q6lft
Retweeted by LeedsFestivalChorusDebut in Leeds Town Hall after all these years! ❤️❤️❤️ Toi toi toi to all. You sound wonderful! @LFChorus @SPSLeedshttps://t.co/Or06Wr7MW1
Retweeted by LeedsFestivalChorusSimply stunning ✨#DreamofGerontius ✨@LeedsTownHall @the_halle @leedsphil @LFChorus @SPSLeeds @BelCantoBhoyhttps://t.co/ZKAx2OALPl
Retweeted by LeedsFestivalChorusAbsolutely! What an amazing experience and thank you @LFChorus and all you list here. Wonderful #Gerontius https://t.co/ImRFpJ3t1k
Retweeted by LeedsFestivalChorusWow, fantastic to be part of such an amazing concert with @the_halle @leedsphil @SPSLeeds @spconnolly #davidsoarhttps://t.co/mU3EGdEhWbApplying final touches to #Elgar’s masterpiece #DreamofGerontius in the final rehearsal with @the_halle, @LFChorus,… https://t.co/PzcgYwlExk
Retweeted by LeedsFestivalChorusWhat an amazing way to spend a Friday, assisting on Gerontius. Rehearsing hard again today, come hear the fabulous… https://t.co/iSKuvo0NzH
Retweeted by LeedsFestivalChorusWith our first full rehearsal in @LeedsTownHall last night, the sound of the combined choirs of @LFChorus @SPSLeedshttps://t.co/J8JJLmHzrV
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6/1
2019
Marvellous , Sarah is in Leeds 😀 . Dame Sarah Connolly in The Dream of Gerontius ⁦@LeedsTownHall⁩ ⁦@spconnolly⁩ #… https://t.co/hFXdKXzPsg
Retweeted by LeedsFestivalChorusTmr. Sat 1st June. 19.30. #Edgar The Dream of Gerontius by @the_halle @LFChorus , @leedsphil Chorus and St. Peter's… https://t.co/eFk7gThzTI
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5/31
2019
Great week for great music in @LeedsTownHall. Tonight, @Opera_North's sensational #Aida. And on Saturday Elgar's… https://t.co/9iNoo8YSoz
Retweeted by LeedsFestivalChorusHighlight this weekend: @the_halle, @LFChorus, @leedsphil & @SPSLeeds perform Elgar's epic The Dream of Gerontius… https://t.co/gLZHsuFNMw
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5/29
2019
Check out these fantastic free Summer concerts in a park near you! #leeds #summerbands #music https://t.co/EKrIQeASKc
5/23
2019
We've been looking through our archives and have found some very old and detailed programme notes about Elgar's The… https://t.co/yfJVgmedV1
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5/20
2019
Tonight on @BBCRadio3, the Bournemouth Symphony Chorus and Orchestra perform Elgar's The Dream of Gerontius live on… https://t.co/mw3X5702gk
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5/15
2019
Reasons to discover Elgar's epic Dream of Gerontius with us @LeedsTownHall on 1 June 🌒✨with @the_halle, @SPSLeeds,… https://t.co/FWMY9DjIgb
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5/14
2019
Sat 1st June. 19.30. #Edgar The Dream of Gerontius by @the_halle @LFChorus , @leedsphil Chorus and St. Peter's Sing… https://t.co/5vVigahk3t
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5/3
2019
@BBCPhilharmonic @BBCSSO Watched this fascinating insight into all that’s done behind the scenes by the unsung hero… https://t.co/MVGKa2Wu9e
Retweeted by LeedsFestivalChorus @LeedsConcerts @BBCPhilharmonic Great film, they do such a fantastic job behind the scenes! Excited to see that it… https://t.co/4FjzkksGt5
4/13
2019
@spconnolly @the_halle @LeedsTownHall @leedsphil @SPSLeeds Definitely! We feel really privileged to be singing with… https://t.co/pi9nf2jp3m
4/11
2019
We’re looking forward to our next concert @LeedsTownHall where we’re joining @the_halle @leedsphil and @SPSLeeds fo… https://t.co/ECNhol7O4R
4/10
2019
Happy to help! 😀 And we’re looking forward to singing The Dream of Gerontius on Sat 1st June @LeedsTownHall! https://t.co/xY3KrLKA6C
3/31
2019
@LFChorus Looking forward to a full house for our performance with the Leeds Philharmonic on 1st June
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3/25
2019
Happy 334th birthday, Johann Sebastian Bach! 🎂 🎶 ♥ https://t.co/VKYIMMTCg6
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3/21
2019
#Yorkshire choirs! Can you bear to miss this fabulous concert in the magnificent @LeedsTownHall Tonight Sat 16 Mar… https://t.co/OnlJg8OPDw
Retweeted by LeedsFestivalChorus @JaneLou_ise @LeedsTownHall @SheffPhilChorus @SheffieldBach @YorksBachChoir @HfxChoralSoc @HxCChoir @skiptonchoralhttps://t.co/ehm4UwqOQr
3/16
2019
2/2 this was one of the events that inspired me to become a professional musician Just goes to show those experie… https://t.co/8N8jXxNtu8
Retweeted by LeedsFestivalChorus19 years ago tonight, I sang with @LFChorus Youth Choir and @BBCPhilharmonic in the world premiere of Dominic Muldo… https://t.co/wwmLajc89h
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3/11
2019
No relaxing here! Looking forward to a gorgeous bit of Duruflé with the wonderful @LFChorus and @EdDanon in Leeds t… https://t.co/4o0wuzklGB
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3/2
2019
Online ticket sales for our concert tomorrow night have now closed. But don’t worry, you can still buy tickets on t… https://t.co/5i4q2UOGaN
3/1
2019
@HuddsChoral Yes, we’re really looking forward to it! 😀🎶I'll be there. https://t.co/ysA0cFjCdc
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2/24
2019
One week to go! Get your tickets now from https://t.co/yO9YE78g0I #Roundhay #Duruflé #choir #Leeds https://t.co/vl1NutZO52
2/23
2019
This lovely new photo of us was taken at our Christmas concert at St. Edmund’s, #Roundhay. We can’t wait to sing th… https://t.co/tdkJtT9FOK
2/11
2019
Looking forward to reliving memories of singing Britten’s War Requiem with @BBCPhilharmonic, @BenjaminAppl,… https://t.co/2BoHq9tIhT
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2/10
2019
Unmissable! https://t.co/bIutnZ0anV
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2/3
2019
It’s one month to go until our next concert! Join us for an evening of uplifting choral music @StEds_Roundhay on Sa… https://t.co/zvb7sNsIDd
2/2
2019

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