“Gentlemen songsters off on a spree”

Posted by on Oct 13, 2013 in Featured, Videos | Comments Off on “Gentlemen songsters off on a spree”

“Gentlemen songsters off on a spree”

Last evening we had the privilege of being the guests of Northampton Male Voice Choir at their launch concert for their Northampton Men Allowed group.  This project is aimed “to unleash the hidden talent of Northampton Men” by forming a choir to perform after six weeks rehearsal.  many of the men had never sung before so to see the results of their efforts was a really good experience for us. A million thanks to the men of the Northampton choirs and their partners for the very warm welcome we received and for the phenomenal hospitality – we may need to order some...

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Turning Japanese

Posted by on Sep 3, 2013 in Blog, Featured, News | Comments Off on Turning Japanese

Turning Japanese

Unlike the 1980’s one hit wonder The Vapours we aren’t singing pop songs about Japan but actually started learning a new item this week that is in Japanese! “Furasato” was given to us by our friends in the Chor Leoni Men’s Choir from Vancouver and the choir pretty much cracked it at sight. That, combined with a successful read through “MLK” by U2 and welcoming two new members to the choir all went together to make a fairly successful start to the 2013/2014 season. Our first gig is at Bournemouth School for Girls on 21st September and that kicks off a...

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The boys are back in town

Posted by on Sep 3, 2013 in Blog, Featured, News | Comments Off on The boys are back in town

The boys are back in town

No Thin Lizzy tonight but the new season’s first rehearsal of Bournemouth’s Choir for Men will have a mind boggling range of music on display The choir hits the ground running tonight with music by Morten Lauridsen, Seal, U2, Poulenc and traditional folk song. The Autumn term will see a European premier of a new work by Canadian composer Stephen Smith as well as music by Gabriel Faure, Franz Schubert and tunes from the musical Rent. Can you sing a part in tune, are you up for a challenge and some great fun ? Why not join us for the next part of our musical journey?...

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Summer holiday

Posted by on Jul 31, 2013 in Featured, News | Comments Off on Summer holiday

Summer holiday

The 2012/2013 season came to an end on Sunday past with our final gig at the RNLI fun day at Mudeford. The choir gave a set of popular tunes in the open air to a large and appreciative audience. We even got two new recruits to boot! Rehearsals start back, usual place and time, on Tuesday 3rd September 2013. Have a great summer, hope to see you during the Autumn...

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