The latest news, ANNOUNCEMENTS and updates FOR ORA SINGERS
As well as past events, concerts, awards and reviews.
WINNERS ANNOUNCED FOR FIRST COMPOSER COMPETITION
ORA Singers’ President, Stephen Fry, announces the winners at the final concert of group’s first ever Composer Competition, at King’s College London.
ORA’s German Debut, a sell out performance!
ORA Singers opens the first day of The Tage Alter Musik Festival, with a performance in the Magnificent Regensburger Dom.
STEPHEN FRY CHAIRS COMPETITION FINAL CONCERT
Open and Youth Competitions come together for the Final Concert and Adjudication at King’s College, London, with 13 world premieres!
COMPETITION FINALISTS ANNOUNCED
ORA Singers announces the 3 Open Competition and 10 Youth Competition finalists for 2019.
ORA Singers announces a brand new educational resource for aspiring choral composers!
4 NEW COMMISSIONS!
ORA Singers announces the next 4 composers in it’s 100 composer commissioning programme.
NO.1 WITH XMAS RELEASE!
The Mystery of Christmas entered the classical specialist charts in the UK at No. 1
Ensemble of the Year!
Star-studded awards ceremony at the Berlin Konzerthaus.
ORA Singers announces brand new Composer Competition with Mentoring scheme.
Stephen Fry Announced as President of ORA Singers.
LSO ST LUKE'S
ORA Singers announced as resident at LSO St Luke’s.
BBC MUSIC MAGAZINE
ORA Singers features in August edition of BBC Music Magazine.
ORA AT LSO ST LUKE'S
ORA Singers receives outstanding 4 star review from The Times following first performance at LSO St Luke's, London.
ORA ANNOUNCES FIRST UK TOUR- #RENAISSANCE
ORA Singers launches their UK tour. 13 world premieres coming your way in February 2018!
ORA ADVENT CALENDAR- a global success!
ORA Singers 'Advent Calendar' broadcast in over 13 countries over the Christmas period.
ORA ANNOUNCES MUSICAL ADVENT CALENDAR
ORA Singers announce a musical Advent Calendar to mark the festive period.
Rave reviews for album #3
ORA's singers releases it's Many are the Wonders to huge critical acclaim.
ORA Performs underneath the cutty sark!
ORA performs 8 world premieres underneath the hull of the Cutty Sark.
BRITISH COMPOSER AWARD - Winner!
ORA Singers commission, Roderick Williams' Ave Verum Corpus Re-Imagined wins British Composer Award.
REFUGE FROM THE FLAMES - 2nd Album
ORA Singers releases its second album, based around the figure of Girolamo Savonarola.
ORA IN THE USA
ORA tours to the US to perform in Dallas and Austin, Texas.
ORA releases debut album
ORA's first album, 'Upheld by Stillness' released by harmonia mundi.
ORA LAUNCHES AT THE TOWER OF LONDON
ORA's receives rave reviews for its first ever concert.