Summer term details and registration form

Summer Term April 2017 We look forward to welcoming you to the registration and first rehersal for our Summer Term on Monday 24th April, 7.45pm , Broomwood Hall, Kyrle Road, SW11 We are rehearsing Faure: Requiem and Saint-Saens: Mass Op. 4 The concert is on Saturday 1st July, 7.30pm St Luke’s, Ramsden Road, SW12 Saturday … Continue reading

Final rehearsals + Concert Details Messiah 2017

FINAL REHEARSALS + CONCERT Messiah 2017 Monday 20th March-St Luke’s Church, Thurleigh Road, SW12, 19.45 – 21.45. This is the final Monday rehearsal and a must-attend. Small Choir rehearsal 6.45 St Luke’s Church Please find the sits and stands for Messiah attached Our final rehearsal will be on Saturday 25th November, 1.00pm, St Luke’s Church … Continue reading

Last rehearsal times etc

Our rehearsals leading up to our concert will all be at St Lukes Church, Ramsden Road, SW12 Saturday 11th March 10.00am – 1.00pm St Lukes Church, Ramsden Road, SW12 There will be the opportunity to socialise in the Nightingale Pub after the rehearsal Monday 13th March 7.45pm – 9.45pm Semi Chorus rehearsing 6.45pm St Luke’s … Continue reading

Newsletter and rehearsal dates

Welcome We are well into our rehearsals for our performance of Messiah on Saturday 25th March 7.30pm St Luke’s Church Ramsden Road, SW12 The Rehearsal schedule is attached.fc-rehearsal-schedule-jan-mar-17-2 Saturday Rehearsals– 28th January 10.00am – 1.00pm St Luke’s Church Ramsden Road, SW12 – 11th March. As above Throughout the term there will be a number of … Continue reading

Background and practise information for The Messiah

There are masses of recordings of the Messiah. You could search out a recording with traditional instruments as that is more likely to be at baroque pitch. Otherwise Andrea recommends looking out for recordings by The Sixteen or the old Hogwood/Kirkby etc recording Two articles you might find interesting about the differences between the pitch … Continue reading

Rehearsals

REHEARSALS Remember….remember…. SATURDAY 12th November – St Luke’s Church, Ramsden Road SW12. 10.00am – 1.00pm This Rehearsal will be devoted to Talis: Spem in alium – so please come prepared Opportunities for socialising afterwards MONDAY 14th November – Rehearsal in St Luke’s Church, Ramsden Road, SW12, 7.45pm – 9.45pm MONDAY 21st November – Rehearsal in … Continue reading

New Term Welcome

Our new term has begun and already we are well into rehearsals for our Autumn concert when we celebrate our 40th anniversary. The choir has certainly grown from its modest beginnings . Now we look forward to an exciting programme which will include our commission by Colin Matthews, Voices of the Air, a song cycle, … Continue reading

Spem in Alium Sound Files

Feeling like a rabbit in the headlights after last night’s rehearsal? Don’t panic! Cyberbass, do a rehearsal ‘tape’ for each part of each choir of the Spem in Alium. Here is the link http://www.cyberbass.com/Major_Works/Tallis_T/tallis_spem_in_alum.htm

Registration Closed

As expected, we have had a very large number of registrations for our Anniversary Concert in November. As we are limited in space in our concert venue we will not be able to take anyone more registrations. If this means you are disappointed , please do join us in the Spring when we will be … Continue reading

Rehearsal Schedule

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