the first performance took place on Saturday 27 october

It was a wonderful event, in which Penthos revealed itself to a large and enthusiastic audience as a deeply-moving work of the highest quality. Huge congratulations to Matthew and Hannah on an achievement of enormous distinction. You can read Geoffrey Mogridge’s excellent review.

We would like to thank you all for your support and interest.

If you missed it, or would like to hear some of it again, St Peter’s Singers will be appearing at two events in Leeds to sing some excerpts:

The collection at the end of the concert in aid of Refugee support in Leeds amounted to over £625. There is still time to contribute to that fund if you wish.

Support refugees in Leeds


Listen to the In Paradisum

Listen to the Agnus Dei


Read more about...  

Matthew Oglesby


he Requiem

First performance

Hannah Stone

What is 'penthos' ?

The Great War

The Penthos Project

Penthos in today's world


St Peter's Singers



St Peter's Singers are indebted to the following organisations and individuals for their generous support of the

Penthos Project:

The Liz and Terry Bramall Foundation

Leeds Literary and Philosophical Society

Leeds Inspired

Professor Graeme Gooday


Wade’s Charity

James Hare Ltd