Balfour 100 has been privileged to work with a group of highly professionals and enthusiastic performers, who were a delight to include in our programme. We have listed here the websites of all of them, to enable you to find out more about them, follow their progress or book them for your own events.
You can also download a pdf copy of the programme by clicking on the image on the left.
The Holland Choir
This experienced and greatly talented dutch choir began as a branch of Christians For Israel, a large Israel-supporting Christian organisation. They ahve sung many times in Israel and other countries with as many as 500 singers at once.
The Redeemed Christian Church of God Choir
The lovely singers on 7th November were drawn specially from congregations of this large and thriving Nigerian church based in London.
The Adoramus Orchestra and Choir
Adoramus is a Christian orchestra based in London. They aim to reach out from the church to the world with their music and singing. Adoramus Choir and Orchestra has a history of providing creative, entertaining programmes using music from a wide spectrum of genres, guaranteed to appeal to a broad variety of tastes.
Jan Quintus Zwart (conductor)
Jan Quintus was our music director as well as conductor for the combined choir and orchestra. He is a profesisonal music producer in Holland and has worked with the Holland Choir for a number of years.
Noortje Van Middelkoop (pan pipes), Jan Lenselink (piano)
Noortje’s wonderful pan pipes brought an extra element to several items on our programme and Jan’s skillful playing also helped to complement the orchestra’s work. Both can be contacted through Jan Quintus Zwart’s website above.
Shir Klezmer Ensemble
Shir is a popular band in the London Jewish community, known for playing at Bar Mitzvah’s and other “simchas” (celebrations).
Israeli Dance Institute is a London-based charity involved in may activities around dance. These include summer workshops courses, performing for Jewish feasts, taking part in inter-faith events, training school dance teachers and running children’s dance school in Manchester and London. They have an enthusiastic and professional artistic director, who put together the dances for the “Partners In The Great enterprise”.
Israeli Dance Institute – www.idi.org.uk
Ilai Szpiezak (Artistic Director) – www.ilaidance.co.uk
Nicola Hooke – http://nicolahookesoprano.org/
Tally Koren – www.tallykoren.com
Serguei Popov – www.popov.fi
Caleb Alalade – www.calebalalade.com
Juliet Dawn with Brenda Taylor – http://www.dovetailshalomministries.com/the-team
Bishop JC Ryle – Paul Alexander
Charles Haddon Spurgeon – Ruben Crow
Theodor Herzl – Neil Gwynne
Rev William Hechler – Rob Swinton
Arthur James Balfour – Anthony Sargent
Chaim Weizmann – Vince Pirillo