10/2/2018 Love is in the Air! St Luke's Peckham
Joined by SCOre and Love Volcano we sang a great mix of pop, classical and early modern music.
13/12/2017 Carol Singing for Health Poverty Action Peckham Rye
We love our Christmas Sings in Koruso! and we're delighted to say generous passers by donated nearly £500 for Health Poverty Action at Peckham Rye.
23/10/17 Matthew Herbert's Brexit Big Band Barbican Centre
Koruso! joined a large collaborative choir as part of Matthew Herbert's Brexit Big Band. It was a beautiful night of diverse music styles and sound experiments. It was a joy to behold and be a part of!
17/8/17 Les Mis FlashMob King's Arms, Newcomen Street
Members of Koruso! who couldn’t bear to take a summer break from singing teamed up with Esmeralda Conde Ruiz and Borough Market Choir to work on a singular event. A flashmob in the lovely King’s Arms to perform a mash-up of songs from Les Miserables. Hard work in rehearsals paid off and the spectators loved it, including those of us who were in on the secret!
25/7/17 Common and Kind Union Chapel, Islington, London
Members of Koruso! joined other choirs and singers in a massed choir, a huge line-up of solo artists, and orchestral forces to sing an expanded version of Human Kind plus other songs. The choirs and groups were from different backgrounds, groups of people who would not otherwise interact.
17/6/2017 'Unstoppable' Recording Antenna Studios
Our very talented ex-and-sometimes-returning-member James Thorpe invited us to sing backing vocals when he recorded his song 'Unstoppable' for Southwark Carers. It was a completely new experience for some of us and we had the best time seeing how a real studio works. We love the song and can't wait to hear it. Thanks again James!
14/5/17 Dulwich Festival Fair St John the Evangelist Church,East Dulwich.
Koruso were delighted to join other choirs and performers at the festival.
12/12/16 Candlelit Carol Concert Southwark Cathedral
Koruso! was delighted to be invited to join Quorum Chamber Choir at Feed the Minds candlelit carol concert at Southwark Cathedral. Sam Cook, FtM's Community and Fundraising Officer said that Koruso! 'contributed to a hugely successful evening, providing a wonderful and vibrant performance.'
10/12/16 Christmas with Koruso! St Peter's Walworth
This year Koruso! chose Southwark Carers as their Christmas Concert charity. The concert included a lively mixture of pieces, some well-known carols, together with beautiful saxophone numbers from Spiral Saxophone Quartet and two premieres: Salve Regina composed by Alexander Trowell and Unstoppable by former choir member James Thorpe (who gave an impressive solo performance).
2/8/16 Human Kind Union Chapel
Koruso! joined with other community choirs in support of Musicians without Borders, Music Action International and Amnesty International. We joined them to sing a specially commissioned song with solo artists and musicians which will be edited together with contributions from around the world and released later this year.
30/6/16 The Night Before The Somme Imperial War Museum
Koruso! joined 6 other community choirs in an event to commemorate the centenary of the Battle of the Somme. We sang our own short repertoire in the art gallery followed by three popular songs of the day specially arranged for the event in the main atrium space as part of the massed choir. It was a very special and moving event to be part of.
18/6/16 The Tate Bridge Project The Tate, Southbank
Koruso! joined twenty choirs from across London to perform at the opening of the new wing at this prestigious London venue. The music for the event, a series of 12 short songs, has been created by artist Peter Liversidge.
21/5/16 Together in Song St Peter's Walworth
A joint concert with German choir ‘Choir Under Fire’. - our friends from Langehagen, Southwark's twinned town.
12/12/15 Christmas concert with South Circular Orchestra St Mary the Virgin, Rotherhithe
A celebration of Christmas raising funds for local charirt Bede Housing.
12/7/15 Private concert Waterside Care Home, Peckham
7/7/15 Koruso! Summer Concert St Peter’s Church, Walworth
16/5/15 Sangerstevne International Choral Festival Ealing, West London
10/3/15 Private performance Tate Modern, London
12/2/15 Private concert Waterside Care Home, Peckham
13/12/14 Christmas concert St Peter’s Walworth
06/12/14 Christmas with Crystal Palace Progress Band, Copleston Copleston Centre
01/10/2014 Perpetua Southwark Cathedral
26/07/2014 The Events The Young Vic
18/07/2014 The Events The Young Vic
08/06/2014 Open Day Peckham
30/05/2014 Hanover 300 St Peter’s Walworth
25/05/2014 On Tour with Choir Under Fire Langenhagen, Germany
22/03/2014 Spring Concert St Peter’s Walworth
16/02/2013 Joint concert St Peter’s Walworth
Our first collaboration with Choir Under Fire
10/05/2013 Koruos! Spring concert Copleston Centre, Peckham
Gospel Rose Choir, Malmo, Sweden
29/06/2013 Joint concert Royal Festival Hall, London
Morley College and the London Philharmonic Orchestra,
07/07/2013 King’s College Hospital Open Day Denmark Hill, London
13/07/2013 Koruso! Summer Concert St Peter’s, Walworth
13/10/2013 Voice and Winds for all the Family St Faith’s Church, Dulwich
A joint venture with the London Consorts of Winds at the Herne Hill Music Festival 2013.
21/10/2013 and 25/10/2013 Koruso! at the Young Vic – ‘ London
The Events’ – an exciting venture in conjunction with the Actors Touring Company