Get to know London Contemporary Voices (LCV), one of the UK's leading modern choirs, and the versatile work we do!
World-leading alternative choir with a unique contemporary sound.
Founded by artists Anil Sebastian and Didier Rochard for Imogen Heap's concert Love The Earth at Royal Albert Hall in 2010.
Since then worked with 100+ artists including 16 Grammy winners/nominees.
Featured on UK No. 1 album and multiple national/international campaigns.
The 5 branches of our work
LCV Choir: A regular on the festival circuit, with a strong fanbase in our own right plus forthcoming records, tours and collaborations.
LCV x Yes Yes Yes Party: LCV is the resident choireeoke choir at this outrageous clubnight, available for experiential events, parties and festival stages.
Community and outreach work: We take part in many initiatives to support singers, musical communities, emerging artists and the development of new music. These include collaborations with other organisations in the arts and beyond, as well as initiatives to support our lively community of LCV Artists.
Session choirs and backing singers: We fix backing vocals, studio session singers and other musicians for recordings, gigs and tours across a diverse range of styles, including TV, film and radio.
Event entertainment: Choir for hire! We provide high quality entertainment for private and public events and campaigns, both large and small.
LCV has worked with artists across a diverse range of genres including U2, Sam Smith, James Bay, Marcus Mumford (Mumford & Sons), Andrea Bocelli, Joss Stone, Alt-J, Basement Jaxx, Laura Mvula, Imogen Heap, Jarvis Cocker, John Grant, Richard Hawley, Susanne Sundfør, Nitin Sawhney, Nicole Scherzinger, Craig David, Little Mix, The Vamps, Ella Eyre, Newton Faulkner and many more.Collaborations include Imogen Heap, Alt-J, Laura Mvula, The Heritage Orchestra, Guy Sigsworth, John Grant, Jarvis Cocker, Susanne Sundfør, Nitin Sawhney, Eska, Jesca Hoop, Nakhane, Manu Delago, Maya Youssef, Deepa Nair Rasiya, KÁRYYN and many more.
LCV singers are available for private and corporate events, TV & film and campaigns. Previous clients include Burberry, Lloyds Bank (By Your Side campaign), Facebook, Topshop, Buzzfeed, Selfridges, Diesel and many more.
LCV is known for an extensive repertoire of over 200 unique covers including pop, indie, electronic, classical, gospel, soul and club anthems.
LCV Choir has its own following in the world of alternative, leftfield and electronic music - checkout the LCV band site. The group's "pop alter-ego" is regularly seen at festivals, flashmobs, pop-ups and parties as YesYesYes Party choir.
LCV has performed at Royal Albert Hall, O2 Arena, The Barbican, Royal Festival Hall, Brixton Academy, Hammersmith Appollo, The Roundhouse, Union Chapel and many more.
Diverse singers from 17 different countries.
Unlike many session choirs, our singers meet each week and regularly perform and record together. Our singers are selected from a waiting list of 100+. Read more about LCV's creative community and outreach work.