‘Sometimes richly tonal, sometimes more exploratory in harmonic range, her music is always full of invention…’


3 March 2024 | The Girl from Aleppo | Nova and Kristine Chamber Choir

Time: 6:00 pm
Location: Church of Sweden Jönköping, Östra Storgatan 45, 55321 Jönköping, Sweden

Nova and Kristine Chamber Choir
Kerstin Jansson,
Ewan Foster, violin
Annis Simar, choreography

Cecilia McDowallThe Girl from Aleppo

6 March 2024 | Vox Anima | A Concert for International Women’s Day

Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Cadogan Hall, 5 Sloane Terrace, London SW1X 9DQ, UK

The Vox Anima London Singers
James Meaders,
Erin Freeman,
Amies Freedom Choir
Queen’s Six
Concert to include:

Cecilia McDowall: The Girl from Aleppo

8 March 2024 | Women in Music

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Kossen Auditorium, Missisissippi University for Women, Colombus, MS, US

Oswaldo Zapata, trumpet (The University of Texas at San Antonio)
Kasandra Keeling, piano (The University of Texas at San Antonio)

Cecilia McDowallFramed (selected movements) for trumpet and piano

8 March 2024 | International Women’s Day | An Organ Celebration

Time: 1:00 pm
Location: St Martin-in-the-Fields Trafalgar Square, London, Greater London, WC2N 4JJ, UK

Carolyn Craig, organ ((Westminster Abbey & Wells Cathedral)

Programme to include: Demessieux, Boulanger, Cecilia McDowall, Briggs, Rachel Laurin, Ennio Morricone (Gabriel’s Oboe) and Price (First Sonata for Organ)


BBC Singers
Rebecca Lea, soprano solo
David Hill, conductor
Stephen Farr, organ
Broadcast to include:

Cecilia McDowall: Standing as I do before God

8 March 2024 | Choral Evensong | The Queen’s College, Oxford

Time: 6:30 pm
Location: The Queen's College, Oxford, UK

The Choir of The Queen’s College Chapel
Owen Rees, Director of Music
Service to include:

Cecilia McDowallThe Lord is Good

The Choirs of Dulwich College
Richard Mayo, conductor
Concert to include Elgar’s Dream of Gerontious and
Cecilia McDowallThe White Road (world premiere) for tenor, cello and choir. Libretto by Dr Joseph Spence

8 March 2024 | BBC Singers | International Women’s Day | Live broadcast

Time: 7:30 pm
Location: St Martin-in-the-Fields Trafalgar Square, London, Greater London, UK

BBC Singers
Ellie Slorach, 
programme to include:

Cecilia McDowallRegina caeli

9 March 2024 | Aperi Animam

Time: 7:00 pm
Location: All Saints' Cathedral 818 East Juneau AvenueMilwaukee, WI, 53202United States

Aperi Animam
From the timeless works of Hildegard von Bingen and Maddalena Casulana to contemporary pieces by Cecilia McDowall and Kerensa Briggs, this concert is sure to elevate your International Women’s Day weekend.

9 March 2024 | Queen of Heaven | York Minster Chapter House

Time: 7:30 pm
Location: York Minster Chapter House, York UK

The Chapter House Choir
Ben Morris,
conductorJoin us for an a cappella programme of sublime choral music written throughout the last millennium in honour of Mary, Mother of Jesus. Journey through 900 years of spectacular music ranging from medieval chants to present, contemporary pieces, featuring Cecilia McDowall and James MacMillan alongside Hildegard von Bingen and Rachmaninov.