Camels by Candlelight

Posted by on Dec 17, 2012 in News | Comments Off on Camels by Candlelight

Camels by Candlelight

And … relax! BMVC has now completed a hectic schedule of 18 engagements and 30 rehearsals since September and takes a well deserved break over Christmas. Last Saturday evening saw the much anticipated concert at Sacred Heart, where we performed in front of a very welcoming and appreciative audience. The Choir had never performed at the venue before, which given its spectacular interior and acoustic is a travesty! Our guest soloist, Gaynor Morgan, gave us two magical performances which will remain with us for much time to come and we send our heartfelt thanks to her for supporting this...

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Sacred Heart Programme Released

Posted by on Dec 10, 2012 in News | Comments Off on Sacred Heart Programme Released

Sacred Heart Programme Released

We’re counting down the days to our next concert at Sacred Heart in the centre of Bournemouth on Saturday 15th December at 7.30pm Musical Director, Mark Burstow, comments on the rich variety of the programme: ‘Out of the eight items in the first half for example – five are contemporary, original compositions for men’s choirs. We will also be singing some really challenging music by Poulenc and Mendelssohn (very exposed and unaccompanied) and a set at the end of the second half that is genuinely entertaining and hopefully connects with audiences.’ You can download...

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Tom Selleck Rumours Quoshed

Posted by on Dec 10, 2012 in News | Comments Off on Tom Selleck Rumours Quoshed

Tom Selleck Rumours Quoshed

Contrary to popular rumour, we can confirm that Tom Selleck has not, as yet, successfully passed his BMVC audition to take his place amongst the hallowed ranks of baritones. You can always trust BMVC choristers to go the extra mile. The Choir’s Presenter and Box Office Manager, Allan Higgin, bravely put all shaving implements aside for a month in order to raise money as part of the cultural phenomenon known as ‘Movember.’ During November, men around the world grow moustaches to raise awareness of men’s heath issues and to raise funds to support efforts in addressing...

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Special Guest Announced

Posted by on Nov 23, 2012 in News | Comments Off on Special Guest Announced

Special Guest Announced

We’re delighted to confirm that acclaimed soprano, Gaynor Morgan, will be giving solo performances at our much anticipated concert at Sacred Heart Church in aid of its Shine Appeal on 15th December at 7.30pm. Tickets (£5 in advance or £7.50 on the door) can be obtained by contacting a member of the choir, from the Church office (Tel 01202 551013) or online. Gaynor Morgan was born in Cardiff, Wales and studied at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, London where she gained an AGSM in Singing. She then went on to complete the Guildhall postgraduate Opera course under Johanna...

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Superb Evening at St Peter’s

Posted by on Oct 15, 2012 in News | Comments Off on Superb Evening at St Peter’s

Superb Evening at St Peter’s

  We really enjoyed ourselves singing at St Peter’s on Saturday in a beautiful building to a very appreciative audience. It was a fantastic opportunity for us to perform a range of music from across our repertoire put some new techniques into practice! We very much hope to return to St Peter’s in the near future for another...

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This Saturday at St Peter’s

Posted by on Oct 8, 2012 in News | Comments Off on This Saturday at St Peter’s

This Saturday at St Peter’s

We’re really looking forward to our next performance, this Saturday, at St Peter’s in the heart of Bournemouth. The concert starts at 7.30pm and tickets are available on the door at £5 each. We look forward to seeing as many of you there as possible!

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