The Guildhall Chorus is a multifunctional group of principal study singers. Its size can range from small chamber choir to full symphony chorus depending on the requirements of the work being performed. Its aim is to provide students with first-hand experience of working with internationally renowned conductors and directors. Recent performances include Mahler’s ‘Resurrection’ Symphony with the BBC Symphony Orchestra conducted by Jirí Belohlávek at the Barbican in December 2012.
The Guildhall School of Music & Drama is one of the world’s leading conservatoires and drama schools, offering musicians, actors, stage managers and theatre technicians an inspiring environment in which to develop as artists and professionals. The School is a global leader of creative and professional practice and promotes innovation, experiment and research. Rated No.1 specialist institution in the UK by the Guardian University Guide 2013, it has over 800 students in higher education, drawn from nearly 60 countries around the world. The School is also the UK’s leading provider of specialist music training at the under-18 level, with nearly 2,500 students in Junior Guildhall and the Centre for Young Musicians.