Hexham Male Voice Choir
was formed in May 1948 when 13 men met for the Inaugural meeting and within a month the choir
had grown to 36 members.
The CardiffSnowflakes Choir
, winners at the Llangollen International Eisteddfodd in 1947 and 1949
The group has just launched in Sutton Coldfield - after a Nottingham Tuneless Choir
proved a runaway success.
Nadine Cooper, who manages the Nottingham Choir
, said: "Many choirs
do welcome non-singers, but, personally, I'd have been far too intimidated to join one of those.
James Llewelyn Jones (pictured) takes over the choir
acknowledged as one of the best in the country.
We wanted to understand why singing in a Tenovus Cancer Care choir
makes people feel so good, so we decided to look at the biology behind the singing.
They did a good job but the one we should be thanking for setting this up is choir
teacher Miss O, Sullivan.
Alan Clark, a well known musical director in the male voice choir
world, will be joining the Steeton Male Voice Choir
from Yorkshire, when they visit Coventry to perform.
Clare Willis has taken over the conducting reins at the Teesside Apollo Male Voice Choir
Singing in a choir
is a transcendent experience--and there aren't many of those in life.
Secretary Ron Wilson, who has been a member of the choir
for 12 years, is now appealing for new members to come forward.
The COTA choir
won two Gold Awards in the Folklore and Mixed Youth Choirs
Aside from special blend and intonation effects achievable by relatively small ensembles, choir
size is largely driven by dynamic range and overall loudness, often to match a performance space or an orchestral accompaniment.
The JD Wetherspoon-run Red Lion in Morriston opened earlier this summer with a big display featuring the Orpheus, and with the choir
singing several songs at its launch.
The Liverpool Signing Choir
will appear on Inside Out as the programme explores the difference the choir
has made to the community and to the 100 young people involved.