Solving your Festive Dilemmas

Posted by on Dec 9, 2012 in Blog | Comments Off on Solving your Festive Dilemmas

Solving your Festive Dilemmas

Now, we know that many of you will be looking forward to Christmas with barely concealed joy and excitement but that festive frisson is tempered somewhat, isn’t it? How to find that special treat for my partner? What to buy the in-laws? How to ingratiate myself with close friends, acquaintances and neighbours? Ordering online? Convenient, certainly – but the stress of waiting for the deliveries to arrive? Waiting in, not venturing out to the bookies, just on the off-chance the parcel van stops at your house? And don’t even get us started on gift wrapping …...

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Saturday Fizz

Posted by on Dec 4, 2012 in Blog | Comments Off on Saturday Fizz

Saturday Fizz

Our concert at Sacred Heart on 15th December is shaping up to be an extra special event. Not only will Gaynor Morgan be appearing with us in this wonderful venue, but the landmark Norfolk Royale Hotel situated opposite the Church will also be offering half price on bottles of champagne and sparkling wine from 4.30pm – 7.00pm on Saturday 15th December 2012 to anyone who produces tickets to the concert. Tickets (£5 in advance or £7.50 on the door) are still available for the concert and can be obtained by either contacting a member of the choir or from the Church office (Tel 01202 551013)...

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Festive Cheer

Posted by on Dec 1, 2012 in Blog | Comments Off on Festive Cheer

Festive Cheer

Christmas is certainly coming and it’s been a very busy few days for the Choir! Last Wednesday afternoon, a group of us went to entertain residents at Avon Lodge, Southbourne and then on Friday night, another group performed at the Freemasons’ Hall in Boscombe. Today, we had a great time at Sunrise in Westbourne, where we were made to feel very welcome and were able to be present at the grand Christmas light switch-on! One of our first tenors, Harold Roper, enthralled the crowd with his rendition of ‘A Nightingale Sang in Berkley...

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Turning On Westbourne

Posted by on Nov 25, 2012 in Blog | Comments Off on Turning On Westbourne

Turning On Westbourne

Yes, Ladies and Gentlemen, we’re delighted to announce that BMVC has been invited to take part in A Magical Westbourne Christmas, organised by the Westbourne Traders on 1st December when they will be switching on the Christmas lights outside the Marks and Spencer store on Seamoor Road. We’ll be hot footing it down Poole Road from our previous engagement that afternoon at Sunrise Living to appear at 3.15pm, so give us a honk as we make our way in crocodile formation down the...

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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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