16th - 28th July 2018 - Tour to China
Schola Cantorum has been invited to perform as one of the 'demonstration choirs' in the 14th China International Chorus Festival (CICF) in Beijing. This is a hugely exciting opportunity for the choir and the singers have been working hard to find ways to help cover the costs of this tour through sponsorship, grants from colleges, and individual fundraising.
30th July 2018 - Concert in Peterborough Cathedral
Schola Cantorum perform a programme of music in memory of the Centenary of the First World War conducted by Steven Grahl.
12th October 2018 - Oxford Lieder Festival Opening Night Concert
Schola Cantorum joins an exceptional team of four world-renowned soloists in the grand setting of Oxford's Town Hall to perform Ralph Vaughan Williams’s extraordinary Serenade to Music, setting words from Shakespeare’s The Merchant of Venice, which famously reduced Rachmaninov to tears at its premiere. This gala concert on the opening night of the 2018 Oxford Lieder Festival also features songs and ensembles by Schubert, Schumann, Saint-Saëns and others.