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A Valentines musical treat

February 15th saw me on stage with The Valentines for their annual Valentines Day concert, which was the 26th anniversary of the choir. We were pleased to welcome the Anvil Chorus as our guests which is the stage name of … Continue reading

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My year in pictures

2012 has been a busy year and as it drew to a close I took some time out to reflect on the highlights of the year and choose some pictures that captured those moments. I hope you like them! January … Continue reading

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Pearl of Africa Choir

Last night was a special night for our choir, not only was it the first Christmas concert of the season, with a mixture of our normal repertoire and Christmas music, but we shared the stage with a very special group … Continue reading

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Something old, something new…..

I love learning new music, especially if it is a piece of music I have already heard and enjoy listening to. As well as all the familiar Christmas music that we have used in the past, at the moment my choir is … Continue reading

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A Christmas Carol

So the nights are drawing in, the clocks go back at the weekend, there is a smell of woodsmoke in the air and there are fireworks on sale in the local supermarket. That can only mean one thing, Christmas.  Yes, … Continue reading

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Singing in Brecon

Last weekend my son and his choir, Kidderminster Male Choir, sang in Brecon Cathedral with the Aber Valley Male Voice Choir and singing trio Serin in aid of  Tŷ Hafan who provide palliative care for children with life-limiting conditions. To a near … Continue reading

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Joined in harmony

Being a member of a choir, you get the opportunity to sing a wide variety of music on a variety of different occasions and at very different venues. I have sung in concerts in halls and churches, at the Royal Albert … Continue reading

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The Virtual Choir

One of my favourite contemporary composers is Eric Whitacre, who first came to my attention via twitter (you can follow him at @ericwhitacre) when I saw a tweet advertising his virtual choir. I was intrigued enough to take a look … Continue reading

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One week to go……

The Valentines are starting to record their 2nd CD next week, and we have been spending time fine tuning some of our newest repertoire and dusting the cobwebs off some of our older tunes! Our MD has had the difficult … Continue reading

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