Singing Day – May 2019

The idea of a Singing Day is for any interested party to join in, spend the day rehearsing one or more works and perform a full sing-through at the end.  A hugely enjoyable day spent understanding and practicing a musical work.  This time Ian will be taking us through two works by Bob Chilcott: the Jazz Mass and Ophelia, Caliban, and Miranda.
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April 2019 – Duruflé & Lauridsen

Our spring concert will be on Saturday April 6th, 2019, 7:30 pm at Norbury Parish Church (London Road, Hazel Grove SK7 4RF).  Planned works are Maurice Duruflé’s Requiem, Morten Lauridsen’s Lux Aeterna and something crunchy that our musical director hasn’t vouchsafed to us as yet. Continue reading

Music for Royal Occasions

This concert will be a right royal romp!  Handel’s Coronation Anthems are a collection of four and they were designed to be played at the coronation of the British monarch.  Zadok the Priest, Let Thy Hand Be Strengthened, The King Shall Rejoice, and My Heart Is Inditing are the four titles and the best known at this present time is of course, Zadok. Continue reading