Skip to main content
The Choir of Westminster Abbey with Master of the Choristers James O'Donnell

The Abbey Choir and musicians

The internationally renowned Abbey Choir sings the majority of the daily services in the Abbey, as well as giving concerts, making recordings and broadcasting on radio and television under the direction of Organist and Master of the Choristers James O’Donnell.

Discover more
The Choir of Westminster Abbey sing at Evensong with congregants seated behind them


You can enjoy the Abbey musicians’ performances anywhere in the world, thanks to an extensive and growing catalogue of recordings – and look out for our regular radio and television broadcasts.

Recordings catalogue
The grey and gold organ pipes in Westminster Abbey

The organs

There are many ways to enjoy the thrill of hearing the Abbey's magnificent Harrison & Harrison organ and other instruments – including Sunday afternoon organ recitals and our Summer Organ Festival.

Find out more
The Choir of Westminster Abbey perform in a concert

Concerts and events

The Abbey hosts a year-round programme of musical events including choral concerts, weekly organ recitals and the prestigious Summer Organ Festival.

Find out more

Today's choral services

Sunday, 27th September 2020
Sixteenth Sunday after Trinity
11.15am Sung Eucharist Nave

Mozart Missa brevis in C K220 'Spatzenmesse'
Palestrina Dextera Domini
Mozart Ave verum corpus
Bach arr Bovet Allegro (Concerto in B minor BWV 1065)

Preacher: The Reverend Dr James Hawkey Canon Theologian

3.00pm Evensong Nave
The Book of Common Prayer

Radcliffe Responses
Stanford in G
Parry Never weather-beaten sail

Preacher: The Venerable David Stanton Canon in Residence

Everyone is welcome at these services, free of charge. There are no choral services on Wednesdays.

Having a daily relationship with a 1000 year old garden is a joy.

Jan - Head Gardener

Twitter logo Tweet this