Download the latest singing calendar issue – 19.19 (2018-19) compiled by Phil Harrison. It lists opportunities to sing fantastic works with like-minded singers; link provided by chorus member John Morgan.
Based in Heptonstall, West Yorkshire, with a new programme and a new Musical Director, Orr Guy. . Rehearsals start Monday 27th May, with three concerts on Tuesday 28th May, Thursday 30th May and Saturday 1st June The programme is at https://www.
Come and sing Haydn’s Missa Sancti Nicolai and the motet Insanae et vanae curae in Leeds Cathedral on Saturday 1st June. The singing workshop day is part of the Leeds International Organ Festival; David Pipe will conduct and Caius Lee will accompany. Places can be booked through Eventbrite, which lists full details of the day.
Former member Elizabeth Charlesworth is giving a concert with pianist Hugh Finnegan in aid of SRSB on Tue 11 June from 12:30 to 13:30 in the Virgin Money Lounge, Fargate, Sheffield. This is a FREE event, but donations to SRSB are welcome. Please contact Sue or Claire at SRSB if you have any queries Tel: 0114 272 2757 or email: email@example.com . For further information please see www.srsb.org.uk
Singers are required for a Come and Sing at St Mark’s Broomhill on 16 June at 5.30pm, rehearsal at 1.30pm. Copies available on the day. Part of the Broomhill Festival, this event is a fundraiser for charity Assist https://www.assistsheffield.org.uk/. Tickets £7 for singers, £5 for concert-goers, tea, coffee and biscuits provided. Details at https://stmarkssheffield.co.uk/2019/04/29/come-and-sing/ and https://www.facebook.com/events/2099764896990600/. Please sign up if you can help at https://forms.gle/s7AnGvVRpkriJvwc9
Singing Festival for men June 21 to 23 2019 in Ilkley West Yorkshire. £95. Visit www.blokefest.net for details and to book.
Sheffield Music Academy will perform Brahms’ Requiem under the baton of Chris Gayford and welcome Sheffield singers to join the choir.Optional weekly rehearsals are at 8:30 to 9.30am on Saturdays from 27th April at Birkdale School’s Heeley Hall, Oakholme Building, Caxton Rd, S10 3ED. Compulsory choir rehearsals 7:30 to 9:30pm on Friday 12th July at Birkdale and 2:00-ish on Saturday 13th July in Sheffield Cathedral.
If you are interested in taking part please email Jess O’Neill, SMA’s general manager, at firstname.lastname@example.org and let her know your name & contact details, which part you’d like to sing and whether you have your own score.
Details of the week long CSSM summer school can be found in the on line brochure on the CSSM website. Please note that there is a £50 donation to choir funds if applying for the first time – just write ‘Choral Donation’ and the email details of your choir organiser on the application form.
Bob Chilcott workshop on Saturday 28 September 2019 in St Olaves Junior School, Queen Anne’s Road, York. Tickets £20 £5 under 18s, students and non-singing guests. More information and booking here