April 8, 2017 – Crucifixus Concert The choir sang serene, solemn music from Bach, Byrd, Gjeilo, Lotti, Pärt, Schütz, Tavener and Vasks, and soloist Ruth Codina Palacio performed 2 arias from Bach’s Passion of St. Matthew (de Mattheus Passion) at the Vredeskerk in Leiden.
April 14, 2017 – Lokhorst Church Good Friday Service Following our beautiful Crucifixus concert at the Vredeskerk, LEC sang music from Byrd, Lotti, Pärt, Schütz, and Vasks as a part of Good Friday Services at the Lokhorstkerk in Leiden.
Leiden English Choir presented our 2017 Christmas Concert “A Little Jazz Christmas”. The program brought jazz and modern music with works by Chilcott, Rutter, Thompson, together with traditional (and a few less traditional) Christmas carols. We were also be joined by the Nieuwendammertjes children’s choir, and a jazz trio for various … Continue reading
Summer june-august 2017 With plans for the upcoming Christmas concert (a mix of traditional and jazzy music this year) in place, we enjoyed our summer break. Time to get into the Christmas spirit! 23Dec – Leiden (Marekerk)
June 4, 2017 – Evensong Service – Laurenskerk Rotterdam The choir sang music from Gounod, Byrd, Purcell, Taize, Berthier, and Dykes in an Evensong service in the Laurenskerk Grotekerkplein 15, Rotterdam.