Making Music: www.makingmusic.org.uk/MM/home.aspx Making Music, The National Federation of Music Societies, represents and supports amateur and semi-professional music groups of all genres throughout the United Kingdom.
Sound and Music: www.soundandmusic.org Sound and Music is the UK's landmark organisation for new music and sound, bringing a vital art-form to more people.
Aeolian Singers: www.aeoliansingers.org.uk Aeolian Singers first joined with Hardynge Choir to sing Beethoven's Mass in C in St Albans Cathedral on 18 October 2014, and recently joined the St Albans St Cecilia Society to perform Haydn's Creation in St Albans Cathedral. Aeolian Singers is Hemel Hempstead's largest mixed voice chorus. Stephen Jones is the Aeolian Singer's Musical Director.
Radlett Choir: www.radlettchoir.org.uk Radlett Choir (formerly known as Radlett Choral Society) was formed in 1954 and has developed into a choir of some 70 members, singing a wide range of music from all centuries and styles. Alexander Flood is the musical director of Radlett Choir.
St Albans Chamber Choir: www.stalbanschamberchoir.org.uk St Albans Chamber Choir made its debut 50 years ago, and is delighting audiences with music from the last six centuries, and winning awards for its innovative programming.
St Albans Symphony Orchestra: www.saso.org.uk St Albans Symphony Orchestra comprises professional and amateur musicians of a high standard from throughout Hertfordshire and beyond. The orchestra is developing into one of the UK's leading non-professional ensembles.
Richard Hills: www.youtube.com/results?search_query=richard+hills+organist Richard Hills was the Jazz Organist in our 2012 summer concert, Anything Goes, and has performed in several carol concerts, including our recent concert Love Came Down at Christmas. To see some great YouTube videos of his playing go to: www.youtube.com/results?search_query=richard+hills+organist
Sasha Johnson Manning: www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/81f29055-760b-496a-a872-c71ecf61b0df Sasha Johnson Manning, our Honorary President, has composed The Hardynge Seasons specially for the Hardynge Choir, and in 2017 Ring Out, Wild Bells. She is well known as the composer of The Manchester Carols, a festive suite of new carols with words by Poet Laureate, Carol Ann Duffy. See: www.facebook.com/people/Sasha-Johnson-Manning/719723011
Electric Umbrella: www.electricumbrella.co.uk Electric Umbrella produce amazing live music experiences with learning disabled people. The Hardynge Choir supported Electric Umbrella with the Magnificat concert in December 2022.
Harpenden Guide: https://www.harpendenguide.co.uk/add-event The Harpenden Guide Community App provides easily accessible local information and updates. Entries are only viewed on the App. The App is available for iPad/iPhone from the App Store and for Android Tablets/Smart Phones form Google Play. Harpenden Guide Events are added via their website.