FRIDAY OCTOBER 11, CITY RECITAL HALL
Come and celebrate 21 fabulous years of singing with the Leichhardt Espresso Chorus.
Messiah Reimagined is Messiah… with a modern twist.
Founder and Artistic Director Michelle Leonard OAM, has work with some of Australia’s most innovative composers to reimagine one of the most iconic of choral works, Handel’s Messiah, to place it firmly into our modern world.
21 new Australian works for our 21st birthday!
Alice Chance: Every Valley
Redefine the meaning of a community choir
Leichhardt Espresso Chorus performs a wide variety of repertoire across three concerts every year. We actively celebrate new Australian choral music and also perform large choral works such as Carmina Burana and Handel oratorios. Scroll down see our latest concert.
The annual Carols on Norton is produced and performed by Leichhardt Espresso Chorus each year on the last Sunday before Christmas. We also organise other community events such as Christmas lantern making and choral master classes.
We are committed to our local community in Sydney’s Inner West, and also to the wider arts community in Sydney and Australia through our extensive commissioning of new choral works by Australian composers.
Our Ristretto chamber choir caters to your own special requirements:
- Corporate dinner
- Conference private
- Community entertainment (such as a festival or Christmas Carols
- Ceremony (such as a citizenship ceremony or memorial service)
The Ristretto Chamber Choir is made up of 20-24 invited members of the Leichhardt Espresso Chorus, who enjoy a musical challenge and an extended repertoire.
Carols on Norton
Choir with a difference
We rely on the support of our business Partners, Friends and audiences to help us achieve our aims; and we appreciate acts of philanthropy by our Patrons! You can support us by
- Becoming a business Partner;
- By joining our Friends group;
- By making a donation of your time or money;
- or by attending one of our upcoming performances.
Whether you want to join us,support us or hire us simply fill out our contact form to find out how.