Founded in 1993, The Esterházy Chamber Choir is based in Lewes, East Sussex. The choir is made up of around 34 experienced singers from a variety of backgrounds, and aims to perform a broad and exciting repertoire to the highest standard.


Rehearsals are held during term time, normally at St Pancras Church, Western Road, Lewes, BN7 1QX, from 7.30 to 9.30.

The choir is always looking for experienced singers with good sight-reading ability. Membership is by audition. Details are available from the choir Secretary.

Richard Stafford became Musical Director of the Esterházy Chamber Choir in September 2019. He has been Director of Music at Ardingly College since 2016, following posts at Brighton College and Whanganui Collegiate School in New Zealand.