Members of both the Intermediate and Senior FCMG Choirs perform at the London A Cappella festival helping to provide a perfect example to everyone coming to LACF Kids afternoon, comprising fun, workshops and performances.
A Cappella Festival
A group of singers from FCMG Senior Choir performed a song from Carl Davis’ The Last Train to Tomorrow. The performed in front of an audience including HRH Prince Charles, Rt Hon David Cameron MP, Rt Hon Ed Milliband MP as well as many others including 200 holocaust survivors.
You can see the full program here on BBC iPlayer.
THE LAST TRAIN TO TOMORROW tells the extraordinary story of the Kindertransport through a sequence of ten songs composed and conducted by the internationally acclaimed artist Carl Davis CBE and written by the celebrated children’s author Hiawyn Oram. Commissioned by the Halle Orchestra, the song cycle will be performed by the Finchley Children’s Music Group.
“…..Finchley Children’s Music Group…..sang and narrated to perfection…” **** The Times
In celebration of FCMG’s participation in The Last Train to Tomorrow, the Opera composer and conductor Carl Davis, together with members of the choir appear on BBC Radio 3’s In Tune. Following broadcast, the show is available on this link for 28 days
A group of FCMG Singers from the Senior and Chamber Choirs are going to tour to Holland, culminating in concerts in Haarlem and Zandvoort. Performances include Mozart’s Laudate Dominum, Rheinberger Mass in G, Mendelssohn Veni Domine & Laudate Pueri