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The Big Give Christmas Challenge 2017

We are excited to have been chosen to participate in The Big Give Christmas Challenge again this year! The focus of our campaign will be our 2018 gargantuan performance and recording project, An English Coronation, at Ely Cathedral in July 2018. Please support us! This is our first reconstruction project for over a decade and […]

Silence & Music: the reviews are in . . .

The reviews are in, and critics are singing the praises of Silence & Music, our newest release on Winged Lion! Fiona Maddocks of The Guardian lauds the disc as ‘beautifully produced in all respects … The opening song, Stanford’s The Blue Bird, uses a group of sopranos on the top line – apparently as the […]

2017-18 Winter Season Announced!

Gabrieli is delighted to announce its 2017-18 Winter Season! Highlights to include . . . The first revival in 19 years of our iconic programme Praetorius: Lutheran Mass for Christmas Morning, with performances in Hull, Bradford, London and Versailles A Spanish tour of Handel’s Messiah with a sparkling cast in Girona, Barcelona and Valencia Gabrieli’s […]

Haydn The Seasons Launches

Our latest recording, Haydn The Seasons 1801 launched on 24 March 2017 to great acclaim.

At the end of the first week on sale the recording entered the Specialist Classical Charts at No. 3, was chosen as Recording of the Month by MusicWeb International and is already receiving a fantastic response from listeners.

Haydn The Seasons - Release Announcement

We are delighted to announce the release of Winged Lion’s latest recording, Haydn The Seasons 1801, on 24 March 2017. Featuring the combined British and Polish forces of the Gabrieli Consort & Players, Wrocław Baroque Orchestra and National Forum of Music Choir conducted by Paul McCreesh, this recording continues the acclaimed series of collaborations between Gabrieli and the National Forum of Music which also includes Berlioz Grande Messe des Morts, Mendelssohn Elijah and Britten War Requiem.

Gabrieli Roar Regional Concerts

At the end of January we were thrilled to bring Gabrieli Roar to Bradford for the first performance in a new Regional Concert Series, with Bradford Catholic Youth Choir.

Big Give Success

We are thrilled that on Friday 02 December we smashed our fundraising target for the Big Give Challenge 2016, raising over £18,000 towards training and mentoring for our seven Gabrieli Roar partner youth choirs in 2017. This is a fantastic achievement and we are incredibly grateful to everyone who took part in the challenge. As music […]

The Big Give 2016

We are delighted to announce that Gabrieli have once again been chosen to participate in The Big Give’s Christmas Challenge. This year we have increased our fundraising target to £7,500. With matched funding of £7,500 available (which effectively doubles any donations we receive), we can raise a grand total of £15,000 towards our choral education scheme, Gabrieli […]

Interim Chief Executive Announcement

We are delighted to announce the appointment of John McMunn as Interim Chief Executive, covering Susie York Skinner’s maternity leave from 10 October 2016 onwards.

Gabrieli Players in the City

Gabrieli are delighted to be collaborating with two corporate partners this autumn. In October a small ensemble of players will perform with the Deutsche Bank Singers in two London concerts, performing a programme of CPE Bach and Buxtehude, led by our principal second violin Oliver Webber. Concert details are listed below. These events are free to […]