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Bournemouth Male Voice Choir

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About Us

A choir that has carved a unique niche for itself in the British Men’s Choir scene, Bournemouth Male Voice Choir is best know for its genuinely diverse programming, use of stagecraft and themed concerts.  The choir members take their singing (but not themselves) seriously with a relaxed, well focussed but good-humoured air permeating all the choirs activities.

Put simply, we sing anything, as long as it’s good of its type.  In reality we have moved away from the traditional “male voice choir” repertoire and tend to programme each concert as a sort of “musical odyssey” – touching on as many different styles and genres as we reasonably can.  Our inspiration comes from many different places; we particularly love the work of Chor Leoni (from Vancouver), The King’s Singers and Orphei Drängar (from Sweden)

We are committed, in particular, to new music; we believe that the future of choral music depends on new compositions being written for choir and (in the case of male choirs) this is vital to their survival.  We also enjoy folk songs and fine arrangements of songs from the British Isles and from further afield are often found in our concerts.  We sing a wide range of sacred choral music too.  But do we let our hair down?  Well yes, more than you might think!  The last set in our concerts is invariably our “lollipops” – doo-wop, songs from the shows, boy band numbers, romantic ballads and some fancy footwork shows that we aren’t all work and no play.  Stagecraft, choreography and a great deal of Joie de vivre go into making these sets a lot of fun for us and for our audiences.

Our concerts are usually for good causes and over the past ten years the choir has helped raise around £100,000 for charitable works.

We sincerely believe that the choir has something for all tastes, both in terms of the enjoyment of audience and singers alike.  We make no apology for constantly searching for new highs in our music making, for the new experiences that will compliment the old.  We are “Proud of our past but looking to the future”.

 Above all, we think that choral singing should be fun, where we hope those listening to our music gain as much pleasure as we do performing it.  We are committed to improving our ability and our repertoire.

Bournemouth Male Voice Choir is a Registered Charity (Number 801320).

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Concerts

Bournemouth Male Voice Choir  

Date City Venue
23/11/18 http://www.bournemouthmalechoir.co.uk/concerts/ Bournemouth Male Voice Choir in Poole Branksome Masonic Hall
After Dinner Performance BH14 9BT

Time: 9:00pm.
Address: 57 Ashley Rd.
Venue phone: 01202 731175.
25/11/18 http://www.bournemouthmalechoir.co.uk/concerts/ Bournemouth Male Voice Choir in Bournemouth Pokesdown Salvation Army Hall
Singing at the Salvation Army service in Pokesdown

Time: 10:30am.
Address: Norwood Place.
01/12/18 http://www.bournemouthmalechoir.co.uk/concerts/ Bournemouth Male Voice Choir in Bournemouth Catholic Church of the Sacred Heart
In aid of the Development Appeal at Sacred Heart. Free Concert with retiring collection

Time: 7:00pm.
Address: 1 Albert Road.
Venue phone: 01202 551013.
08/12/18 http://www.bournemouthmalechoir.co.uk/concerts/ Bournemouth Male Voice Choir in Bournemouth Castlepoint
Part of a Singathon to support Bournemouth YMCA

Time: 12:00pm.
Address: Castle Lane West.
12/12/18 http://www.bournemouthmalechoir.co.uk/concerts/ Bournemouth Male Voice Choir in Christchurch Christchurch Priory
9 lessons and carols

Time: 7:30pm.
Address: Quay Road.
14/12/18 http://www.bournemouthmalechoir.co.uk/concerts/ Bournemouth Male Voice Choir in Highcliffe Lord Bute
Bransgore Rotary Christmas Dinner

Time: 9:00pm.
15/12/18 http://www.bournemouthmalechoir.co.uk/concerts/ Bournemouth Male Voice Choir in TBC TBC
Singing at Cafe Velo Ringwood to promote Peter Moore’s Cafe

Time: 12:00pm.
16/12/18 http://www.bournemouthmalechoir.co.uk/concerts/ Bournemouth Male Voice Choir in Kinson Kinson Community Centre
Christmas Concert followed by Choir Social event

Time: 2:30pm.
Address: Millhams Road , Pelhams Park.
Venue phone: (01202) 572826.
19/12/18 http://www.bournemouthmalechoir.co.uk/concerts/ Bournemouth Male Voice Choir in Winborne Cobhams Sports & Social Club
Ferndown Rotary Club After Dinner

Time: 9:00pm.
Address: Merley Park Road.
26/01/19 http://www.bournemouthmalechoir.co.uk/concerts/ Bournemouth Male Voice Choir in Sandbanks Church of the Transfiguration
Raising funds to repair Church roof.

Time: 7:30am.
Address: Chaddesley Glen.
09/02/19 http://www.bournemouthmalechoir.co.uk/concerts/ Bournemouth Male Voice Choir in Christchurch, Hampshire Twynham Church
Raising funds for restoration.

Time: 7:30pm.
Address: 99 Barrack Road..
23/02/19 http://www.bournemouthmalechoir.co.uk/concerts/ Bournemouth Male Voice Choir in Poole, Dorset The Yarrells School
Concert in aid of the Mayor’s Charity

Time: 7:00pm.
Address: Upton.
23/03/19 http://www.bournemouthmalechoir.co.uk/concerts/ Bournemouth Male Voice Choir in Southbourne All Saints’ Church
Fund raising Concert .

Time: 7:00pm.
Address: Castlemain Avenue.
Venue phone: 01202 253983.
06/04/19 http://www.bournemouthmalechoir.co.uk/concerts/ Bournemouth Male Voice Choir in Milton Abbas, Dorset Milton Abbey
Time: 7:30pm.
27/04/19 http://www.bournemouthmalechoir.co.uk/concerts/ Bournemouth Male Voice Choir in Poole, Dorset The Lighthouse Theatre
Male Voice Choir competition during the day with a Gala concert in the evening. Funds raised are for BHC

Time: 7:00pm.
Address: Lighthouse Poole’s Centre For The Arts 21 Kingland Road Poole Dorset.
18/05/19 http://www.bournemouthmalechoir.co.uk/concerts/ Bournemouth Male Voice Choir in Poole, Dorset Parkstone Grammar School
Raising funds for School Music Department.

Time: 7:30am.
Address: Sopers Lane.
08/06/19 http://www.bournemouthmalechoir.co.uk/concerts/ Bournemouth Male Voice Choir in Shaftesbury St James Church
Time: 7:30pm.
22/06/19 http://www.bournemouthmalechoir.co.uk/concerts/ Bournemouth Male Voice Choir in TBC TBC
Possible week end trip to Cherbourg

Time: 12:30pm.
29/06/19 http://www.bournemouthmalechoir.co.uk/concerts/ Bournemouth Male Voice Choir in TBC TBC
TBC. Shake and Stir Festival

Time: 12:30pm.
Tour: BMVC tour to the Cotswolds
19/09/19 http://www.bournemouthmalechoir.co.uk/concerts/ Bournemouth Male Voice Choir in TBC TBC
Tour to Cotswolds 19-22nd Sept

Time: 7:00pm.
23/11/19 http://www.bournemouthmalechoir.co.uk/concerts/ Bournemouth Male Voice Choir in Wimborne, Dorset Allendale Centre
In support of Dementia Charity

Time: 7:30pm.
Address: Hanham Road.
08/12/19 http://www.bournemouthmalechoir.co.uk/concerts/ Bournemouth Male Voice Choir in Poole, Dorset Poole Lifeboat College
Singing at Christmas Fair

Time: 12:00pm.
Address: West Quay Road.

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