Conservatorium of Music

The Winthrop Singers

From the head of school

We transform individuals to release their full creative potential.

We transform society through music.

We transform music.

Alan Lourens
Head of School

Further information




Our 2017 concert brochure is available to here to view online or print:

2017 Season Brochure  


All details are correct at the time of printing. UWA Music reserves the right to alter without notice programs, performers, dates, times and venues as may become necessary.

The Winthrop Singers were formed in 2007 in a partnership between the Conservatorium of Music and St George’s College, UWA.

The choir performs a chapel service, either Evensong or a Sung Eucharist, every Thursday in St George’s College Chapel, as well as concerts at UWA and further afield.

The choir is led by Dr Nicholas Bannan and it's members represent Schools and Faculties from across UWA. 

Weekly Evensong

See below for service details

ANZAC Commemoration Service

The Winthrop Singers present Philip Gearing's Pro Patria Mori featuring UWA's Head of Keyboard Studies Graeme Gilling. 

Date & Time
  • Thursday 27 April 2017 - 6pm
Entry is free, no bookings required.


Dawn Chorus

The Winthrop Singers ascend Winthrop Tower for their annual serenade to the sunrise on the first day of spring, followed by an intimate performance in the resonant acoustic of the Winthrop Hall Foyer.

Date & Time
  • Friday 1 September 2017 - 6am
Entry is free, no bookings required.


Carol Services

The Winthrop Singers perform a traditional service of lessons and carols, with music from medieval carols to new setting of Christmas texts, and plenty of opportunities for lusty vocal participation.

Date & Time
  • Wednesday 13 December 2017 - 6pm
  • Thursday 14 December 2017 - 6pm
Entry is free, no bookings required.