Welcome to Albion's website

Our new record was released on 1 March!

-- Read all about it!

***** Buy CD and digital copies via our online shop ***** 

-- See the full album tracklisting

What is Albion?

Uniquely among choral groups, ALBION sings the musics of "these islands"– England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales - and further afield. The islands' musical heritage stretches back a thousand years, offering a rich store of treasures: dances, folksongs, madrigals, plainsong chants, airs, anthems, and more. In their variety and beauty, they lie at the heart of Albion's inspiration.

Some of our most popular songs include Jerusalem, Scarborough Fair, The Skye Boat Song, and O Danny Boy. Many of the songs are hundreds of years old, but in Fraser Wilson's arrangements they are reclothed in lush contemporary colours. Working with up to twelve singers at a time, Albion performs mostly unaccompanied, allowing the purity of the human voice to sound across the centuries. The group is known for a fresh sound and vibrant energy, for its captivating performance style, and for warm, wholehearted music-making.

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Forthcoming Performances

SATURDAY 3 MAY at 7.30pm

Spring Songs at Holy Trinity, Millhouses, Sheffield
with Come-and-Sing workshop in the afternoon
-- CONCERT TICKETS HERE
-- WORKSHOP INFO & BOOKINGS HERE

Join us!