This concert is not part of Temple Music

Greg Morris
Cecilia McDowall
Bar Choral Society

The Bar Choral Society

Greg Morris director

Jennifer Johnston mezzo-soprano

The Bar Choral Society is based in the Temple with singers drawn from across the legal system. To celebrate its 10th anniversary, the amateur choir is joined by one of the UK's most celebrated opera singers, Jennifer Johnston - herself a former barrister! Their joyful programme includes Parry's rousing anthem Blest Pair of Sirens, and the world premiere of a new work by leading composer Cecilia McDowall, commissioned especially for the occasion.

Parry: Blest Pair of Sirens
Haydn: Gloria from St Cecilia Mass
Finzi: God is Gone Up
Purcell: Excerpts from Ode to St Cecilia
Cecilia McDowall: A Song for St Cecilia *world premiere*


Venue: Temple Church
Click here for map & Directions

Tickets for our Autumn and Winter Season

A priority booking period for supporters is currently in place.

Tickets go on sale to the public at 8.30am on Tuesday 23rd July 2024.


The safety of our audience, musicians and staff comes first.