Sacred Heart Church, Wimbledon
An evening of festive choral favourites and carols for all to sing.
Sonoro, one of the country’s foremost ensembles, have gained recognition for their warmth of tone, colour and blend.
Combining a passion for excellence in choral music and choral education, Sonoro have rolled out education projects, side-by-side performances, conducting masterclasses and new commissions that have gained significant recognition.
“A rich, robust texture, abundant in vibrant colour and undoubted excitement.” The Guardian
Their performing programme has included appearances at internationally renowned festivals and concert halls, including the St Magnus International Festival, Orkney, the Wimbledon International Music Festival and King’s Place, London and in St Gallen, Switzerland.
“Outstandingly refreshing.” BBC Music Magazine
Their album Christmas with Sonoro was Christmas choice in the BBC Music Magazine in 2018, which followed on from their critically acclaimed debut Passion and Polyphony featuring works of James MacMillan and Frank Martin.
“A huge dynamic and expressive range.” Gramophone
This year sees two releases on Resonus Classics, Choral Inspirations and an album of the choral music of Martin Bussey.
“Classical concerts seldom feel so downright uplifting.” The Scotsman
Would you like to join us on our journey? We invite all our supporters to become part of the Sonoro family, a special group of friends who help fund and sustain our work. As a Friend or Patron, you will play a vital role in our future and help us to further our aims and ambitions, whilst getting to know us and receiving a unique insight into the life of the choir.
Phil & Viv Ferris
Margaret & Oscar Lewisohn
Dr Chris Wakelin
Do you have some spare time and skills that you want to share? There are many areas in which you can help: assisting us in organising Friends and fundraising events, helping out on concert nights, or offering your expertise in other ways. If you are interested in volunteering we would welcome your support, please contact our administrator Liz Chapman.
Dr Peter Bennett
Jo & Gavin Buchan
Dr Sally Flew
Dr B. Sofaer-Bennett
Paula & Pete Stone
Marcus Beale Architects
The French Polishing Company
£100 a year (or £10 pcm)
£250 a year (or £25 pcm)
In addition, all of our Silver Friends receive:
£500 a year (or £50 pcm)
In addition, all of our Gold Friends receive:
£1000 a year (or £100 pcm)
In addition, all of our Patrons receive:
£25 a year (or £2.50 pcm) for those aged 25 or below
Young Friends are offered unique behind the scenes access to our rehearsals and opportunities to hear us performing live, whilst also acting as advocates for the choir amongst their peers.