Cantabile is a chamber choir directed by Ian Akroyd and based in Chapel Allerton, North Leeds. We are a small group of experienced and enthusiastic singers who enjoy the challenge of performing a varied repertoire spanning six centuries, including works by contemporary composers. Enquiries from prospective new members are always welcome, we currently have vacancies for one bass and two tenors.
Saturday 18th November, St Edumunds, Roundhay: "Cantabile Ten" A musical celebration of the choir's tenth anniversary, featuring music selected by the choir from our full repertoire.
Sunday 10th December 12 noon: Hepworth Gallery, Wakefield Seasonal (and other!) music in the beautiful setting of Yorkshire's Hepworth Gallery.
Saturday 16th December, Fountain's Abbey: Seasonal music for the whole family. Join us at 2:45 in Fountain's Hall.
Saturday 19th May 2018, St Edmunds Roundhay: World premier. A new commission by London-based composer Christopher Schlecht-Bond. Details to follow...
Feedback from Yorkshire Sculpture Park:
"I just wanted to say a huge thank you ... Really special for people to come and hear you sing. So thank you very much. It was WONDERFUL to have you back at YSP!!!!"
- Damon Waldock, Programme & Events Coordinator, Yorkshire Sculpture Park