Category Archives: Nick’s Notes

Another Exciting Year Ahead!

We have a very exciting season ahead including a Come & Sing Messiah (with professional orchestra & soloists), our ever popular Carol Concert, a concert of modern works by living British composers, and a concert with songs by Gershwin plus a ‘reduced’ Mikado by Gilbert & Sullivan. So much variety, and much fun to be had […]

Welcome back

Well, after an amazingly successful Christmas Concert, played to a packed house, we’re back to work. This term is going to be challenging with Britten’s Rejoice in the Lamb, Purcell’s Come Ye Sons of Art and a selection of popular pieces by Rutter. We have some fabulous soloists lined up so this is a concert […]

An exciting year ahead

What an exciting year we have ahead! Faure’s beautiful Requiem, extracts from Messiah, Britten’s Rejoice in the Lamb, Purcell’s Come Ye Sons of Art…wow! The rehearsal time will be tough but rewarding as we only have a handful of sessions before the Faure’s Come and Sing and then, in the Spring Term, some tough pieces […]

O For The Wings Of A Dove – Summer 2015

We’re enjoying superb rehearsals at the moment with some very exciting singing. Our numbers might be a little on the low side at present but the balance between parts is excellent and we’re quite easily managing 8 parts. With music from Mendelssohn, Brahms, Bruckner and Elgar this is going to be an evening of Choral Classics […]