Apollo5 is a group of five outstanding vocalists who perform a cappella, with a repertoire ranging from retro to jazz and pop to classical arrangements. Collaborating with artists such as Joe Stilgoe, they have broadcast live on Resonance FM and BBC Radio 2.
The group has performed in London venues as varied as the Royal Albert Hall, Kings Place, Wembley Arena, the Houses of Parliament, Pizza Express Jazz Club Soho, The Troxy, Café de Paris, and The Crazy Coqs. They have sung at festivals including The City of London Festival, The London A Cappella Festival, at Petworth Festival and the Aldeburgh High Tide Festival.
“A stunning, beautiful sound”
BBC Radio 2
Apollo5 has recently worked in partnership with The Sixteen, The National Gallery and St Martin-in-the-Fields, presenting the Sounds Sublime festival. The five outstanding vocalists also perform internationally, making their USA debut with a tour in 2015 and have recently performed at the Festival La Folle Journée in Nantes, Taipei International Choral Festival, in Estonia and Spain.
Apollo5 released their debut studio album With a Song in my Heart in 2015, on the VCM label. Their Christmas EP Let it Snow! is also with VCM, and they will add a full disc of previously unrecorded music by Renaissance composer Josquin des Prez this year. Their recordings are regularly heard on radio, with live performances recently broadcast on BBC Radio 2 and Classic FM. The group also features on former King’s Singer Paul Phoenix’s EP Journey released on the Edition Peters Sounds label in 2015. Apollo5 will start to publish its musical arrangements with Edition Peters this year.
“Apollo5 were a delight! Tight harmonies and excellent arrangements make this an aural treat!”
The Lounge, New York City
“They gave everything to their audience, and produced an energetic and engaging performance.”
The King’s Singers
The group is grateful for the support of its sponsor, Vivien of Holloway.