12 – 20 May 2018

Based at St Pancras Parish Church, London, the London Festival of Contemporary Music presents a full programme of services, concerts, recitals, and talks, showcasing the very best in contemporary liturgical music for choir and organ. The next Festival takes place in May 2018.

2017’s Festival included more than 40 events, works by dozens of composers, nearly a hundred performers, and thousands of audience members – both live and online.

Call for Scores is now open!

Composers of all ages and experience levels are warmly invited to submit their new compositions to our Call for Scores. We welcome submissions of service music for Choral Eucharist, Choral Evensong and Compline, and motets and anthems suitable for Eastertide, St Pancrastide and Pentecost, as well as new hymns and psalms.

Submit to Call for Scores

Since its inception in 2002, the Festival has commissioned over 60 works from living composers and given more than 100 world premieres from composers worldwide. The Festival involves dozens of venues across London and beyond.

Gregory Rose“The LFCCM is a precious and unique opportunity for the annual showcasing of new sacred works at the highest possible level. It thoroughly deserves its important place in the spectrum of contemporary music in London.”
Gregory Rose, conductor & composer