Newsletter April 2013

Our rehearsal season has started. As was announced last Monday there are some exciting musical opportunities coming up.
1. Choral Workshop on Saturday 11th May at St Luke’s Church.10.00am – 5.00pm This will be taken by James Burton of Scola Oxfordiensis
£15. Music – European Sacred Anthems and The Convergence of the Twain by James Burton.
Booking via Festival Chorus and St Luke’s Music Society ( – spread the word
2. Shimmy – this is a musical event that takes place during the Wandsworth Arts Festival and would involve about 20 voices. The music has been composed by Helen Ottway. The composer will come to the rehearsal Monday 15th at 9.15pm to explain the project and run through the piece. The choir members can then decide if they want to do it. If so we will run it at 9.30 after the main rehearsal ends at each subsequent rehearsal. This will be taken by Antony Lewis- Crosby. The composer will come back on 13th May for the final rehearsal before the event on 19th May.
3. Saturday 15th June – Come and sing Les Mis – an enjoyable social event – look out for the details.
Term dates:
Concert Saturday 6th July
Saturday Rehearsals 18th May and 15th June (NB change of date)
Vivaldi – Magnificat, Scarlatti – Dixit Dominus, Bononcini – Stabat Mater
AGM – Monday 8th July 8pm

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