Barbara Hoefling

A GRAND NIGHT FOR SINGING

16/07/2023 Upstairs At The Gatehouse, London N6 4BD The German Choir of London invites you to an entertaining evening of popular songs from the 1920s and 30s, sung in English and German, and presented with panache in the style of this incomparable period. Tea for Two, Ein kleiner grüner Kaktus, Dream a little Dream, Wochenend …

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JAUCHZET – REJOICE – Berlin

22/04/2023, 7.30pm at Matthiaskirche, Winterfeldtplatz Berlin-Schöneberg For centuries, choral music has been integral to coronation ceremonies, often with pieces composed especially for the occasion. To mark the forthcoming coronation of King Charles III, The Embassy Singers and the German Choir of London will perform the most famous of the coronation anthems, Handel’s Zadok the Priest, …

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MINOR FIGURES IN THE PASSION STORY

A musical-theological contemplation. Andreas Blum, parish priest of the German Catholic Church, and our musical director Barbara Höfling explore the minor figures of the Passion story, focussing on a different character each Sunday during the season of Lent. Text by Andreas BlumMusic curated by Barbara HöflingEdit by Barbara HöflingRecordings by Barbara Höfling, German Choir of …

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coming up…

… more information about our next concerts and events will be posted as soon as possible. 25/09/23 Evensong, St Paul´s Cathedral, 5pm 10/12/2023 Weihnachtsoratorium – Christmas Concert

Carols at YMCA London

03/12/2022 at YMCA London The annual Christmas Market is always a good way to connect with fellow Germans, drink Glühwein, and find some awesome Christmas gifts… but most of all it’s about singing some Christmas carols! We will be singing carols old and new in both German and English. Come and join us from 3pm …

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Tube Station Carols

15/12/2022 DCL singers love December because it means singing carols at tube stations around London! We’ll be singing a variety of carols (old and new, in German and English) and collecting donations for St Mungo’s (the UK’s leading homelessness charity). 15/12/2022 7.30-9am at London Bridge, London Come join us!

Advent service

27/11/2022 at Christuskirche, Knightsbridge, London Our weekly rehearsals take place at the beautiful Christuskirche. We are very much looking forward to celebrating the First Sunday of Advent with the congregation. We will be singing Mendelsohn´s Vom Himmel Hoch and Es wird ein Stern during the service. Come join us for some wonderful music to start …

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Halloween Concert

28/10/22 at St Mary-At-Hill, London What would it be like to write your own requiem? Mozart was convinced he would die before finishing his Requiem… and he did! You too can tempt fate and listen to Mozart’s spine-tingling notes in a bewitching performance by the German Choir of London. If this isn’t scary enough, the …

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BBC Proms

2/9/22 at Royal Albert Hall, A contingency of singers from DCL were part of the 200-voice strong Chineke! Chorus singing Beethoven’s Ode to Joy at the BBC Proms at the Royal Albert Hall, A truly ‘feuertrunken’ performance under the baton of Kevin John Edusei.