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Busiest day of the year so far! 1 April

We had a total of 21 singers working last Saturday, in 5 different concerts around the country.  Particular thanks to Una Barry (pictured) for stepping in at short notice to sing an unusual Schubert Mass and some rare Mendelssohn with Colwyn Choral Society!

Colwyn Choral Society – Schubert and Mendelssohn
Una Barry, Esther Brazil, Matthew Minter, Andrew Mayor
“Many thanks again for your management skills in sorting our soloists.  They did you proud!”

Grimsby Philharmonic/Grimsby Bach Choir/Hull Choral Union – Vaughan Williams Sea Symphony and Anthony Hedges A Bridge for the Living (Hull City of Culture 2017 celebration)
Sarah Leonard, Christopher Steele, Julian Charles Debreuil
“Fab soloists on Saturday for our sell-out City of Culture event”

Northampton Bach Choir – Monteverdi Vespers of 1610
Kirsty Hopkins, Charlotte Mobbs, Gwilym Bowen, Robert Anthony Gardiner, Robert Rice, James Birchall
“The group of soloists were all excellent”

Phoenix Choir of Crawley – Duruflé Requiem, Vaughan Williams Five Mystical Songs, Tippett Five Spirituals
Natalie Montakhab, Jennifer Westwood, James Cleverton
“A great big thankyou to you for organising (once again), such wonderful, talented and lovely soloists!”

York Musical Society – Handel Israel in Egypt
Ruth Holton, Julie Cooper, Barnaby Smith, Jonathan Sells, Richard Bannan
“many thanks for providing us with five excellent soloists for the performance”

 

Posted on April 3rd 2017

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