COVID 19 update
The Southbank centre will still be closed on June 27th, which was to be the date of our next concert. We hope that things will be back to normal in time for our performance of Idomeneo on 8th November.
Libretto Copies of a libretto may be obtained
up to a month in advance, price £3.00
to include p+p, from: Alastair Gordon,
27 Lawn Terrace, London SE3 9LL.
Cheques should be made out to
‘Chelsea Opera Group’.
Some copies will be available at the
Hall on the night of the performance.
'The Chelsea Opera Group holds a unique place in the history of British opera. ....' (&London magazine). Read the full article (pdf)which appeared in the Spring 2014 issue of &London magazine produced by Sunday Publishing for UK property partnership Strutt and Parker.
‘Chelsea Opera Group’s three concert performances a year are among London’s most joyful operatic events.’ Richard Nicholson at Classical Source
"As for Elizabeth Woods, it is hard to provide a technical commentary to her nigh-on-perfect performance." (Mariana Romani reviewing Simon Boccanegra at MusicalCriticism.com). See Elizabeth Woods in Come in quest`ora bruna.
"Opera simply does not come much better
than this: the Chelsea Opera Group’s concert performance
of Verdi’s Macbeth was an unqualified triumph." (Evan Dickerson at Seen
‘A great work superbly done. The conductor was Richard Bonynge...There was fine playing and choral singing.’ Tim Ashley in The Guardian reviewing COG’s performance of Donizetti’s Belisario.
For forthcoming performances see Future Concerts
For booking information see Box Office page
For links to complete reviews of recent
performances see Reviews.