Come & Sing' Performances - (these performances differ from choral workshops in that they generally culminate in a public performance and take place over a single day) - For more choral workshops and summer schools see Singing Courses

2017  
   
15 July 2017 Come and join Reading Phoenix Choir and our Musical Director Christopher Hann for a day of learning two settings of Gloria by Vivaldi & Rutter. We will rehearse and perform these fabulous works at the historic, Reading Minster, in the centre of Reading. Invite your family and friends for a performance of both in the evening. 11.00am – 5.30pm, Concert at 7.00pm. £25.00 per person (includes score) ***EARLY BIRD TICKETS*** £20.00 (Available until 31st May) CLICK HERE to book

 http://www.readingphoenixchoir.com/concert/come-sing-reading-minster/

 
19 - 21 July 2017

"THE CREATION“ - A Sing Along Concert of the World Festival Singers - Riga, Latvia: The project World Festival Singers started in 2015 and unites about 1.400 singers from all continents in spectacular performances of some of the masterpieces of the choral symphonic literature. In 2017 singers from all over the World are invited to Riga for a distinguished performance of Joseph Haydn's "The Creation" in Riga Dome Cathedral. Contact: INTERKULTUR, Ruhberg 1, 35463 Fernwald, Germany - Tel: +49 (0)6404 69749-25 - mail@interkultur.com  - www.interkultur.com

 
20 August 2017

Come and Sing Mozart Requiem. Spend an afternoon exploring Mozart's final masterpiece with conductor Damian Penfold in the tranquil surroundings of a beautiful Suffolk village. The rehearsals and concert will take place in the village's Gilbert Scott parish church. Higham, Suffolk, IP28 6NH Rehearsal 2pm-5.30 Refreshments in the village's thatched barn Performance 7pm Participant ticket: £15 Booking at: https://event.bookitbee.com/e/nbk3b / highamsings@gmail.com / 07519 824537

Proceeds are in aid of St Stephens Church and Our Special Friends

 
2 September 2017 Come and Sing Handel Messiah with Sandbach Voices and Christopher Cromer. St Mary's Church, Sandbach CW11 1HD. Registration and coffee will start at 9.30am prompt at the church. Singing day will start at 10am prompt in the Church. Concert performance at 4.30pm - tickets £5. Excepts from Part 1 & 2 with professional soloists. Refreshments provided during breaks in the church hall. Please bring your own lunch. Charge for singers £15. Music is available on the day but we will be using Watkins Shaw Novello Edition. Cheques payable to Sandbach Voices. Booking forms available from secretary Sue Cook. Email secretary@sandbachvoices.co.uk Tel 01270 766546
 
16 September 2017 Come and Sing Elijah Part 1 with Farnham & Bourne Choral Society, soloists and our dynamic conductor Calum Fraser. At South Farnham School GU9 8DY 10am to 5pm. More details at www.farnham-choral.org.uk
 
23 September 2017

Come & Sing Haydn’s Creation. The London Chorus invites you to join a Come & Sing day at St Alban the Martyr, 18 Brooke Street, London EC1N 7RD. Conductor: Ronald Corp, Vocal coach: Sam Evans, Organist: Edward Batting. Registration 1.15-2pm, Rehearsal 2-5.30 pm, Performance 6pm

Participant tickets £20 + £3 music hire, Audience tickets £10. To book email: comeandsing@londonchorus.org.uk More information: http://londonchorus.org.uk/category/forthcoming-concerts/

 
30 September 2017

Come and Sing with John Rutter Singers of all ages are invited to raise their voices under the direction of one of the most renowned figures in choral music.  John Rutter will lead a Come and Sing Day at Theatr Brycheiniog in Brecon on Saturday 30 September 2017.

 

You will be invited to sing a mixture of choral music old and new, familiar and unfamiliar, with some of John Rutter’s own works included and a few surprises! Enthusiastic singers of all levels are welcome to this hugely enjoyable day, organised by the Brecon Singers.

 

The event will begin at 11am and finish at 4:45pm, with a one hour lunch break. Doors will open at 9:30am for registration. Tickets will go on sale on 30 March 2017 and are priced at £20 to include music hire for the day. Copies of music performed on the day and John Rutter CDs will be available to buy. Places are limited and will be sold according to availability. 

 

Register for this event at www.breconsingers.comFor further information, please contact Yolande on 07739 260605 or email rutterday17@gmail.com.

 
7 October 2017

Come and Sing Brahms Requiem (London version in English) accompanied by piano duet. Conducted by David Pipe, principal conductor for York Music Society

Central Methodists Church, St Saviourgate, York YO1 8NQ. Registration 10.00, start singing 10.30. Performance at 16.15

Costs £20 including music

For more details please contact John Guest green.lane@phonecoop.coop

 
7 October 2017

Come and Sing – Sounds of Sullivan. 2017 sees the 175th Anniversary of the present St Mary’s Church building.  It is also the 175th birthday of Sir Arthur Sullivan.

St Mary’s Church, Shaw, Newbury, Berkshire Registration from 10am.   Workshop 10.30am-4pm.  Informal audience performance 4.30pm. Join singers from local choirs for a full day workshop led by Ann Wright and accompanied by Steve Bowey.

Come and sing extracts from Sullivan’s mighty Festival Te Deum and gentler songs from this master of English music and his contemporaries in the lovely setting of this fine Victorian Church.

Tickets £18 for the day including hire of music. Early Bird Discount £15 if booked before 31 July!  Group discount for visiting choirs! Audience free!

For more details and booking arrangements go to www.shawchurch.org.uk and follow the link from the home page or email eventsshawchurch@gmail.com

 
14 October 2017

Come and sing English choral classics with the Cheltenham Bach Choir. This promises to be a hugely enjoyable day, as we rehearse some of the very best of English choral music, building to an informal sing-through before we finish at 4pm.   Much of this music has graced some of the UK's greatest State occasions, notably Parry's  monumental "I Was Glad", and John Taverner's haunting "Song For Athene", a piece performed so memorably at Princess Diana's funeral almost exactly 20 years ago.  So do come - there's further information and a booking link on our website:  www.cheltbachchoir.com  

Registration: 10am.   Venue:  Christchurch, Malvern Road, Cheltenham GL50 2JH.  Cost: £15 to include hire of music, tea & coffee (please bring your own lunch).

 
28 October 2017 Come and Sing "The Armed Man: A Mass for Peace" with the Northampton Bach Choir . 10:45am to 5:15pm with registration from 10:15. The workshop will end with a concert performance open to all, with small orchestra, at 4:00pm. Our 2016 day sold out, attracting nearly 400 singers, and so we advise you to put the date in your diary and keep checking back on our website for details of when booking will open. Our venue is the Northampton High School, Newport Pagnell Road, Northampton, NN4 6UU, which - alongside the superb hall with banked seating - has a separate hall for our lunch and refreshments, plentiful parking and facilities, and is opposite a branch of Waitrose! More details www.northamptonbachchoir.org.uk/come_and_sing_days_2017.shtml
2018  
   
1 - 3 June 2018

Sing Along Concert Paris – World Festival Singers - Paris, France: The last years have proved, that the Sing Along Concert by the Berlin Radio Choir was not only a good idea, but with constantly 1.300 singers from all over the world a manifested grand in Berlins’ musical life. In year 2018 the Rundfunkchor Berlin, Simon Halsey and singers from all over the world are invited to perform Georg Friedrich Händel's "Messiah" in the new Philharmonic of Paris. Contact: INTERKULTUR, Ruhberg 1, 35463 Fernwald, Germany - Tel: +49 (0)6404 69749-25 - mail@interkultur.com  - www.interkultur.com