London Vocal Project

The London Vocal Project is one of the UK's leading contemporary vocal ensembles. Led by jazz composer and educator Pete Churchill, LVP is a vibrant community of performers.

Formed in 2008 from graduates of London conservatoires, the 24-strong choir comprises singers, instrumentalists, composers and music educators.

Our repertoire spans a huge breadth of genres, from jazz and popular music to gospel and groove.

In addition to performing our own arrangements and compositions at London's most famous venues, we have collaborated with some of the world's leading writers and performers, including Sir John Dankworth, Kenny Wheeler and Bobby McFerrin.

Passionate about music education, we have worked with various schools music services, leading workshops in composition and performance, culminating in major productions involving over 1,000 young musicians.

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London Jazz Festival at the 606 Club

Sunday 16th November 1pm-4pm

90 Lots Rd, Chelsea

LVP return to the 606 Club, Chelsea for the London Jazz Festival, bringing a 20-strong choir, led by Pete Churchill

We've been playing the basement club for several years, and it's a chance to hear us in an intimate setting.

First off we'll be serving an mix of a cappella music, including pieces by Abdullah Ibraham, Bobby McFerrin and Pat Metheny.

For the second half, we're joined by a rhythm section including Steve Watts on bass, and instrumental soloists from within the choir, with pieces by Kenny Wheeler, Nikki Iles and Bobby Wellins.

The 606 serves great food for Sunday lunch. There is a £10 music charge. Advance booking is advisable. Call 020 7352 5953 to book.

606 Club website




Christmas at the Forge, Camden

Sunday 14th December, The Forge, Camden


LVP break out the Christmas tunes for their annual holiday concert.

The Forge website

 

 

Music player

 

Recent News

 

LVP were part of a memorial service for composer Kenny Wheeler, along side a host of British jazz luminaries paying tribute.

Read Jazzwise's report here

 

LVP at Kings Place

In October we performed an intimate a cappella concert at Highgate's Lauderdale House, and the following day made our first visit to Birmingham as part of Symphony Hall's Jazzlines programme.

Peter Bacon reported for his Jazz Breakfast blog.

 

We recently supported renowned jazz vocal group New York Voices at Kings Place, singing our own set before joining NYV and the Swingle Singers on stage for the finale.

The gig was part of the first London International A Cappella Summer School, curated by the Swingle Singers.


LVP at Kings Place