St John Passion CD - buy your copy now!

Crouch End Festival Chorus has teamed up with Chandos Records - one of the world's premier classical record companies - to release a new CD of Bach's St John Passion. It's the first time the work has been recorded in English for over 40 years, opening up exciting possibilities for expressiveness and clarity of storytelling.

Recorded in Baroque pitch with the Bach Camerata and a host of top British soloists, the CD has received a glowing review from Gramophone magazine, whose reviewer Malcolm Riley pronounces himself "completely hooked".

The new St John Passion was released on 31 March, and you can buy your copy now at the CEFC Music Shop.


Roland Perrin - Lansky: The Mob's Money Man

Roland Perrin - Lansky: The Mob's Money Man

Saturday 01 July 2017 7:30 PM

Cadogan Hall, 5 Sloane Terrace, London SW1X 9DQ

Gesualdo – Tribulationem et dolorem
Gesualdo – In monte Oliveti
Roland Perrin – JS Bach arrangements for jazz trio
Roland Perrin – Lansky: The Mob's Money Man

Crouch End Festival Chorus
David Temple – conductor
Roland Perrin and The Blue Planet Orchestra
Rachel Sutton – jazz singer
Allan Corduner – narrator

Book now: Cadogan Hall online booking

Jazz composer and pianist Roland Perrin creates a vivid portrait of notorious New York mobster Meyer Lansky, dubbed "The Mob’s Accountant". Perrin combines American and Latino jazz styles with Jewish Klezmer motifs, all of which...

Next Concert
Porgy and Bess
Friday 20 October 2017 7:30 PM
Barbican Hall, Silk Street, London EC2Y 8DS
Porgy and Bess

Book now: Barbican online booking

Crouch End Festival Chorus presents the vibrant and dramatic Porgy and Bess alongside the world premiere of Navigating the Dog Watch by young theatrically-minded composer Laura Bowler.

Based on a recent visit to some remote Atlantic islands, Bowler’s wordless piece transforms their environment into an aural landscape using the infinite possibilities of the human voice, with a backdrop of film projections.