• Lux Aeterna

    January 15, 2017 at Ward Memorial Methodist Church
    with
    The Learners Orchestra

  • Mozart Great Mass in C minor

    September 16, 2016 at Hong Kong City Hall Concert Hall
    with
    The Learners Chorus

  • Around the World in 80 Minutes

    London Debut
    July 24, 2016 at St John’s Smith Square, London

  • Songs of Praise - in Voces Multi

    January 17, 2016 at The Church of Christ in China Mongkok Church
    with
    The Learners Orchestra

  • La Musica Sacra Italiana

    July 31, 2015 at Hong Kong Cultural Centre Concert Hall
    with
    The Learners Orchestra
    Hong Kong University Students’ Union Choir
    The Hong Kong Children’s Choir Chamber Youth
    Wa Ying College Choir

  • Ein Deutsches Requiem

    August 22, 2014 at Hong Kong City Hall Concert Hall
    with
    The Learners Orchestra

Interested to join us?  Sign up for an audition and we will get in touch when we recruit new singers for future performances!

10 May x 10 Years

10 May x 10 Years: A French Celebration

May is the month of maying and this year us merry lads (and lasses, of course) will also be celebrating the 10th anniversary of our orchestral partner, The Learners Orchestra!

Come hear us perform Poulenc’s Gloria, Saint-Saëns’ Organ Symphony and more in our coming concert “10 May x 10 Years: A French Celebration”!

Contact us at 9234 6057 or by email at learnershk@gmail.com for ticketing and donation enquiry.

Donations will be made to the Hong Kong Christian Council’s “School Building Project in Myanmar” to build a new middle school for graduates of the Mayangone Primary School.

Lux Aeterna

Light up your winter with us at our upcoming concert in January, featuring Lux Aeterna by American Choral Master Morten Lauridsen, a beautiful vocal cycle which first saw the light of the day 20 years ago!

Programme also includes “Svyati” by John Tavener, “The Fire Dance of Luna” by Darius Lim, “I Gondolieri” by Gioacchino Rossini, “Tonight” from “West Side Story” by Leonard Bernstein, Overture to “The Magic Flute” arr. Ben Parry, and more.

Tickets: $140, free seating.

Mozart Great Mass in C minor

“And now, Mozart!”

Join us at our concert in September as we celebrate the 260th anniversary of the great Mozart’s birth with, among other works, his Great Mass in C minor.

Tickets: $500, $240, $180, $90

Tickets now available at all Urbtix outlets, on Internet, by Mobile Ticketing App and Credit Card Telephone Booking.

Programme Enquiries: 9234 6057
Email: learnershk@gmail.com

Performances in 2017

  • Lux Aeterna

    January 15, 2017
    Ward Memorial Methodist Church

    with
    The Learners Orchestra

    Featuring Lauridsen’s Lux Aeterna and more.

  • Learners Concert

    September 23, 2017
    Hong Kong City Hall Concert Hall

    with
    The Learners Orchestra

    Featuring Mendelssohn’s Lobgesang and more.

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