Autumn Season 2014 announced

We are delighted to announce our 2014 Autumn season here at St John’s Smith Square. The events span from September to December, including the 29th annual Christmas Festival.

Our Director, Richard Heason, discusses highlights in the video...

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Watch conductor Stephen Layton speaking about Handel’s Israel in Egypt

Conductor Stephen Layton speaking about Handel’s Israel in Egypt at the first rehearsal for the concert by The Holst Singers and The Brook Street Band due to take place on Thursday 19th June 2014 at St John’s Smith Square, London. Please...

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Occupy the Pianos: Call for Scores – Works Announced

Following an exceptional response to our call for scores for the Occupy the Pianos, a panel including the festival’s curator Rolf Hind have chosen eight highly inventive and diverse works for inclusion.

Four particularly...

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Announcing the winners of the 2014 London International A Cappella Choir Competition

Amid scenes of almost unbearable tension the final of the inaugural London International A...

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Call for Scores: Occupy the Pianos Festival 30 May – 1 June

St John’s Smith Square is looking for unperformed works for piano or piano duo, of up to fifteen minutes in length to be workshopped as part of a three-day new-music festival this summer.

Curated by award-winning pianist...

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Competition line up confirmed!

and it's a truly international line up for this, the inaugural London International A Cappella Choir Competition, which takes place at St John’s from Monday 21 to Saturday 26 April.

Stepping into the musical ring are:...

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