Wake Up with BMVC!

Posted by on Oct 1, 2012 in News | Comments Off on Wake Up with BMVC!

Wake Up with BMVC!

We were delighted to be invited onto the Julian Clegg Breakfast show on BBC Radio Solent this morning to talk about the choir’s 90th anniversary. After a slight mix up at the start (!) we were given a fantastic opportunity to tell the listeners about the choir and our plans for the forthcoming year, as well as play ‘I Believe’ from ‘One Voice.’ For those who may have missed the show, it will be available until Monday 8th October via the BBC’s listen again service. The Choir featured between 1:54.45 –...

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90th Season Celebrations

Posted by on Sep 8, 2012 in News | Comments Off on 90th Season Celebrations

90th Season Celebrations

We are now a little over a week away from our next performance on Saturday 15th September on the Bournemouth Town Hall steps, commemorating the 90th anniversary of the first performance by the Choir, in 1912 (pictured). The Choir will be presented with a commemorative certificate by the Mayor of Bournemouth, Councillor Phil Stanley-Watts, who will then be offering a reception to our members. We will gather at the Town Hall from 6pm, ready to perform at 6.30pm. This promises to be an exciting event, with Poole’s Town Crier also in attendance! Please could all media enquiries be routed...

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Happy Birthday Mark!

Posted by on Sep 5, 2012 in News | Comments Off on Happy Birthday Mark!

Happy Birthday Mark!

The Choir held the first rehearsal of its 90th season last night and it was great to be singing again! It also provided the Choir with an opportunity to celebrate our Musical Director, Mark Burstow’s birthday with him. One of our very kind supporters, Anita, made a superb cake which Choir Chairman, Mike Weaver, was delighted to present to him. Many happy returns Mark, from all your friends at BMVC!

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