The press wrote:
Persuasive display of Danish virtuosity….spectacular virtuosity”
visiting choir instantly impressed with the precission, clarity
and tonal purity of their singing, and the depth of feeling…”
classified along with…the Choir of King’s College in Cambridge”
The Copenhagen Royal Chapel Choir consists consists of about 80 boys and 30 professional male choristers. The boys recieve their musical education at Sankt Annae Gymnasium, The Copenhagen Municipal Choir School.
The choir is connected to the Copenhagen Cathedral and sings at High Mass and Vespers. Furthermore the choir gives regular concerts at the Cathedral featuring both a cappella and oratorio repertoire. Read more
The choir, being Royal Chapel Choir, performs at state occasions, during royal visits abroad and festivities in the Royal Family. Read more
Under the Patronage of HRH the Prince Consort of Denmark
His Royal Highness The Prince Consort
HRH the Prince Consort has been the patron of Copenhagen Royal Chapel Choir since 1972. HRH is a gifted pianist and is very interested in classical music. He takes great interest in following and endorsing the activities of the Copenhagen Royal Chapel Choir. View his statement concerning the tour of Australia 2008.