Sine Nomine Singers

Singing beautiful and challenging music from the twelfth century to the present

Author: ralph

  • The Creation

    Saturday 12 October, 7:30pm at St George’s Church, Bickley BR1 2BE. For the third and final concert in our series celebrating the 30th anniversary of the founding of the Sine Nomine Singers, we present The Creation (Joseph Haydn), directed by Daniel Gethin, accompanied by the Cosine Orchestra and featuring soloists Ana Beard Fernandez, Phil Durrant…

  • Echoes through time

    Echoes through time

    The second of our three concerts celebrating our 30th Anniversary year traced the 30 years since the Sine Nomine Singers was founded by Stephen Davies, by pairing each of six classic works with new ones by some of Britain’s finest female composers in this golden age of composition. Each composition takes us forwards in 5-year…

  • Without a name – The Sine Nomine Singers at 30

    Without a name – The Sine Nomine Singers at 30

    On Saturday, 10th February 2024 we presented Without a Name: the Sine Nomine Singers at 30. In the year of the Sine Nomine Singers’ 30th anniversary, this programme took the idea of Sine Nomine and explored what it means for music to have no name. Threaded through the programme are three settings of a Missa…

  • In a strange land: Music in Exile

    In a strange land: Music in Exile

    On Saturday 14 October 2023, we presented our first concert under the baton of our new director, Daniel Gethin. With music by Pärt, Byrd, Schütz, Dowland, Hindemith, Coleridge-Taylor and more, we explored the theme of Exile, with many of the works being inspired by Psalm 137 “By the waters of Babylon, we sat down and…

  • Evensong at Rochester Cathedral

    Evensong at Rochester Cathedral

    In honour of the 40th anniversary of the death of Herbert Howells, we will be singing Evensong at Rochester Cathedral on 10 June 2023. The service starts at 3:15pm The music list includes Salvator Mundi, which is the opening of Howell’s requiem mass, the Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis from his Gloucester Service and the extraordinarily…

  • Appointment of new Musical Director

    Appointment of new Musical Director

    The Sine Nomine Singers are delighted to announce the appointment of our new Musical Director, Daniel Gethin. Daniel will join us in June to prepare for our October concert. We had an exceptionally strong field of 17 candidates for the role and Daniel won us over with his outstanding musicality, energy and warmth. We look…

  • Gloria from Bach’s B Minor Mass – Recording

  • Sing Joyfully Recording

    Our recording of “Sing Joyfully”

  • February 2019 Concert – Recording

    An informal recording of our February 2019 concert

  • Brahms Requiem

    Brahms Requiem

    On Saturday 4th February 2023 the Sine Nomine Singers were joined by Soprano Joanna Weeks and Baritone Richard Moore for a performance of Ein Deutsches Requiem by Brahms. We were directed by Jonny Davies and accompanied by the Cosine Orchestra.