Thames Philharmonic Choir
25th March 2025. 7 p.m.
The Thames Philharmonic Choir, which is partnered with the Sinfonischer Chor in Konstanz, will be performing Bach’s Mass in B Minor at the Cadogan Hall in Chelsea. Guests from Konstanz will be present.
The two choirs will also be performing together in Konstanz in May. Music is the international language.
Further information about the concert in the Cadogan Hall, including ticket availability, can be found by clicking on the following link:
Bach Mass in B Minor
Die Deutsche Schule London Tag der Offenen Tür
25th March 2023 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
The German School Open Day 10a.m.-1 p.m.
Everyone is invited to visit the German School in Petersham on Saturday 25th March. For further details & to reserve your place please click on the following link:
REA works closely with the Deutsche Schule London to promote the German language & culture.
The King’s First State Visits to France & Germany
26th-31st March 2023. King Charles will make his first official state visits to France & Germany. For further details please click on the following link:
State visit details.
Vive le roi! Lang lebe der König!
Saturday 6th May. Charles III will be crowned at Westminster Abbey.
The King has strong connections with Germany. His mother was partly German & his father was German. Here he can be seen addressing the Bundestag, in German, in November 2020. The Prince, as he was then, spoke of the close ties which bind the United Kingdom & Germany & said,
“Wir werden immer Freunde, Partner uns Verbündete sein.”
Please click on the following link to read more.
Prince Charles’ speech.
Tuesday 9th May. Europe Day. How will you be celebrating it this year?
Saturday 13th May. Liverpool will be a sea of blue & yellow for the final of the Eurovision Song Contest. A celebration of Europe.
10th Anniversary Concert by the European Youth Orchestra
19th-21st May 2023. REA members are invited to Fontainebleau to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the European Youth Orchestra, comprising musicians from Richmond, Konstanz, Fontainebleau, Lodi, in Italy, and Alba Iulia in Romania. The orchestra will be performing in the Municipal Theatre in Fontainebleau on Saturday 20th.
For the provisional programme of events please click on the following link:
2023-01-31- Déroulé prévisionnel Rencontres Internationales Mai 2023 (ext).
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Ein Frühlingskonzert am Bodensee
20th May 2023. The Thames Philharmonic Choir will be performing with the Sinfonischer Chor in the Stefanskirche in Konstanz.
The choirs have been partnered for many years & the REA chairman had the pleasure of meeting both the conductor of the Sinfonischer Chor, Wolfgang Mettler, and the joint chairman, Hans-Joachim Knopf, in Konstanz in February of this year.
Pictured right is the latest picture of the Sinfonischer Chor, which was taken by Wolfgang Mettler.
Pictured below is the Thames Philharmonic Choir in Konstanz before the pandemic.