After the end of term the Choristers set off with St John’s College Choir on a short but concentrated tour to Switzerland and Germany. Their first stop was to the French-speaking Swiss city of Lausanne, ready for their inaugural concert at the Verbier Festival on 25 July. This Festival has boasted impressive names in the classical music field such as Joshua Bell, Martha Argerich and Lang Lang. The Choir performed to a full Église de Verbier and received a standing ovation at the end which prompted an encore of Blue Moon from the Gents.
In between concerts the Choristers also