Filament Chorus Online 2021

Filament Chorus Online 2021

We are back for the New Year 2021 and are welcoming new members! We meet every Wednesday from 7.30pm – 9pm for a physical and vocal warm-up and workout. Here’s what some of our current members say about us” “Every session really cheered me up and helped with my mental health and wellbeing.” “Everyone’s openness […]

Filament Chorus Online supported by People’s Postcode Lottery

Filament Chorus Online supported by People’s Postcode Lottery

Filament are delighted to have received a grant from Postcode Neighbourhood Trust, a grant-giving charity funded entirely by players of People’s Postcode Lottery. The Trust is supporting  development of Filament’s Online Chorus during the next three months, enabling us to continue to build a community of both professional and non-professional singers interested in new and challenging […]

The power of music in hospital – a blog by Jenni Elbourne

The power of music in hospital – a blog by Jenni Elbourne

Why Daring is Caring in Hospital Arts August 2018. I am lying on the floor of an atrium at Guy’s Hospital; surrounded by an ensemble of singers from Filament Theatre Company. As we sing the title song of “Earth Makes No Sound” the vibration of our communal breath and the sound of our four-part a […]

GOSH commission

GOSH commission

We are delighted to announce that we have been commissioned by Great Ormond Street Hospital Arts to create a new work to celebrate the opening of a flagship centre for Sight and Sound at GOSH  in the former Italian Hospital, Queen Square.  The work, which will reflect the building’s history as well as its new […]

Earth Makes No Sound at GOSH

Earth Makes No Sound at GOSH

On the 16th of August we visited Great Ormonde Street Hospital with excerpts of ‘Earth Makes No Sound’.  We had previously visited to  look around the hospital and find places where we might be able to sing but also move – and make sure that this wouldn’t interfere with the patients and staff needing to […]