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
|14 - 15 September 2018||Requiem To Cancer is a 24-hour marathon of singing various Requiems, all in aid of raising funds for Cancer Research UK. The first one two years ago raised over £30,000. Starts Friday evening and goes through to Saturday evening, 14th-15th Sept 2018. Sing as much as you want, dip in and out, do the whole lot, however much you feel like doing. Great line-up of conductors : Jeremy Jackman (former King's Singer and Music Director of the English Baroque Choir), Neil Ferris (Chorus Director of the BBC Symphony Chorus and Artistic Director for Sonoro) & Bob Porter (Artistic Director for Brandenburg Choral Festivals). More information can be found at www.requiemtocancer.org. If you are unable to participate, we would be very grateful if could make a donation on our JustGiving page.www.justgiving.com/requiemtocancer2018
|15 September 2018||
Chiswick Choir presents Come and Sing Zimbe!
Have you been thinking about making music with a group of friendly and enthusiastic singers? Have you considered joining a choir, but not sure whether it's for you? Would you like to expand your current repertoire? Inspired by a summer holiday, feeling ready for a new At a loose end on September 15th?
Come along to Chiswick Choir's next Come and Sing day! It will take place on Saturday 15th September at Strand on the Green Junior School in Chiswick (closest Tube station is Gunnersbury, or Kew Bridge station for the overground).
Led by our MD, professional conductor Hilary Campbell, we will learn movements from Alexander L'Estrange's "Zimbe!" - a celebration of music from across Africa. http://www.fabermusic.com/repertoire/zimbe-498
Refreshments of tea and coffee will be provided. There is also a corner shop along with several small cafes and pubs a minute or two away from the venue, though we recommend bringing a packed lunch if possible. Your ticket covers both your admission and refreshments on the day, along with the use of hired scores.
Please arrive in good time to ensure that we have sufficient time for registration, introductions and refreshments. Our vocal warmups will start promptly at 11:00.
£20 general admission, £10 students and those under 21. In advance from Ticketsource
|15 September 2018||
Come and Sing Handel's Israel in Egypt with Farnham and Bourne Choral Society. 10am - 4.30 pm. South Farnham School, Menin Way GU9 9DY. Cost £15 (Score hire for the day £5) For more details visit www.farnham-choral.org.uk or email email@example.com
|22 September 2018||
Come & Sing Karl Jenkins: The Armed Man – A Mass for Peace . Join the Wooburn Singers with musical director Tom Hammond-Davies, accompanist Simon Howat & professional soloists: Dr Challoners High School, Little Chalfont, HP7 9QB. Registration from 9.45, downbeat at 10:30, final run-through 17.00-18.00 - Price: £20 (groups £15, students £5) including music hire. Lunch: bring a packed lunch or pre-order a Ploughman’s lunch for £6 - Info: http://www.wooburnsingers.org.uk/?event=come-and-sing
|22 September 2018||
Come and sing Handel´s Messiah with English Arts Chorale
St Mary’s Church, Reigate, Surrey, RH2 7RN 10.00 am - 4.00 pm
Treat yourself to a day of choral music-making and help us to raise money for vulnerable children!
Fee £20 including music hire. Full time students (aged over 16 years) £5.
|29 September 2018||
Come and Sing Faure's Requiem with Cheltenham Bach Choir (conductor: David Crown)
Registration at 10am. Event ends at 4pm
|29 September 2018||
Come and Sing Faure Requiem hosted by the Music Makers of London. St Mary's Church,
Church Road, Barnes, SW13 9HL 10.30am - 5.00pm. Enjoy getting to know this wonderful repertoire whilst improving your vocal technique in the safe hands of distinguished Choral Director and professional singer and vocal coach, Hilary Campbell. Tickets £20 (in advance from link on website) or £25 on the door. Music hire and light refreshments included.
|6 October 2018||
Come and Sing Fauré Requiem with Farnham Youth Choir Alumni under the direction of David Victor-Smith MBE, founder and former director of Farnham Youth Choir at St Thomas-on-The-Bourne, Frensham Road, Farnham. GU9 8HA
10 October 2018
(with rehearsal 22 September 2018)
Prima Choral Artists directed by musical director Ewa Salecka presents a Come and Sing Sir Karl Jenkins ‘THE ARMED MAN’ A Mass for Peace’ at Selby Abbey. Massed Voices to commemorate the centenary of the end of WWI
Wed, Oct 10, 8:00pm, 2018, Selby Abbey, The Crescent, Selby YO8 4PU, York. To ensure high standards, in addition to the performance itself, your participation also includes a full general rehearsal with the band, the soloists and the massed voices of Prima Vocal Ensemble.
General Rehearsal -
Sat 22nd September 10:30am - 1:30pm Manor CE Academy, Main Auditorium
Wed 10th October, Selby Abbey
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If you have any questions or queries please do not hesitate to contact us at info[at]primachoralartists.com or leave a message with your name and contact number on 07809401164
Singer ticket: £15 https://www.primachoralartists.com/events/come-sing-details-for-singers
|13 October 2018||
Come and sing Elgar's The Music Makers with Salford Choral Society - Hemsley House, The Crescent, Salford, M5 4PE 9.30 am - 5.00 pm
A great opportunity to spend a day working on Elgar’s moving and pasionate workThe Music Makers led by our Music Director Tom Newall in a friendly atmosphere.
Fees: £17 per adult, £10 u/19s and students in full-time education. Music is available to hire (£2 payable in advance).
How to Book
- Download and print the Leaflet & Booking Form here and post to us with a cheque
|13 October 2018||
Come and sing Fauré’s Requiem with Stone Choral Society at St Michael and St Wulfad’s Church, Stone, ST15 8AA. This is open to everyone and it is a good opportunity to meet the choir for anyone who is thinking of joining us. Registration begins at 2pm, ready to start singing from 2.30-6pm. The workshop will finish with an evening performance at 7pm. Tickets for performers cost £10, £5 for the concert. Please bring a copy of the Requiem, but if you don’t have a copy, music can be hired for £2. Both prices include tea and cake. For further details, please phone Elaine Robinson on 01785 812438.
|14 October 2018||
Come & Sing Bernstein Chichester Psalms with the Addison Chamber Choir & David Wordsworth
|3 November||Come and Sing Handel's Messiah (Part 1 The Nativity plus Hallelujah & Amen Choruses) conducted by Matthew Bale. Venue: Redland Hall, Redmaids' High School, Westbury on Trym, Bristol. Workshop £15 to include refreshments and an afternoon tea. An informal performance will take place at 18.30 pm . All Welcome. There is no charge for the performance but there will be a retiring collection in aid of the Alzheimer's Society. For a booking form and availability please contact Sarah Hunter email: firstname.lastname@example.org or Telephone 07870 208789|
|10 November 2018||
Come and Sing Monteverdi's Vespers of 1610 with the Croydon Bach Choir under the inspirational direction of Tim Horton, our Music Director and William Munks who will accompany on the piano.
This full day's workshop is open to singers of any standard who are able to follow a score. It will be held in the modern, light and airy St Matthew's Church, Chicester Rd, CR0 5NQ, which has excellent facilities, including easy access for the disabled, a small car park and plenty of pay and display parking. Ticket prices include tea, coffee, (lots of) cake and biscuits during the breaks. The day will end with an informal public performance.
Tickets for singers are £20.00 (including score hire) and free for students. Tickets for the evening performance are free. Register at http://www.croydonbachchoir.org/events/come-and-sing-monteverdis-vespers and email email@example.com with any queries.
|17 November 2018||
Come and Sing choruses from Haydn's The Creation with Musica Vera at Holy Apostles Church, London Road, Cheltenham. Registration from 1.00 pm followed by the first rehearsal at 1.30 pm. The event will conclude with a free informal concert at 7.30 pm to which members of the public are invited. The event will be directed by Musica Vera's professional conductor David Dewar. Registration fee £20.00 (early bird £18.00 until 14 October.) This includes provision of a vocal score (Novello edition) and tea, coffee and biscuits during the breaks.
|2 February 2019||
Come and Sing Handel´s Samson with Chester Bach Singers at All Saints´ Church, Hoole, Chester 12.30 p.m. - 6.30 p.m. More details from https://www.facebook.com/events/863126720555458/
|2 March 2019||
Come and Sing with Dartington Community Choir (workshop and concert) at Buckfast Abbey, South Devon.
Matthew Coleridge : Requiem
Conducted by the composer, Matthew Coleridge
An opportunity not to be missed! During the day learn Dorset based Matthew Coleridge's much acclaimed Requiem with the composer himself as well as Vaughan Williams' Five Mystical Songs. Then after dinner in The Grange Restaurant give an evening performance at 7.30pm in the Abbey with the amazing new Ruffatti organ and soloists.
Price for participants includes the workshop, morning coffee, dinner and evening concert. Concert tickets £10 available from The Abbey www.buckfast.org.uk/music Further details on DCC web site www.dartington-community-choir.co.uk
|6 April 2019||Come and Sing Beethoven Mass in C – hosted by Worcester Festival Choral Society
10:15am (registration from 9:30am) – 5pm
Worcester Cathedral, 8 College Yard, Worcester, Worcestershire, WR1 2LA
Join amateur singers from across the country for this one-day choral workshop hosted by Worcester Festival Choral Society, exploring Beethoven’s majestic Mass in C in the magnificent surroundings of Worcester Cathedral.
In the company of 100+ other musically minded people, you’ll enjoy an engaging, one-day rehearsal of Beethoven’s superb Mass in C, led by Worcester Cathedral director of music Dr Peter Nardone and accompanist, and seated with others in your voice part (SATB). You don't have to have choral experience, but some ability to read music is useful.
We’ll lend you a vocal score for the day, and lay on free tea and coffee within the ticket price. You can also pre-order one of our delicious packed lunches, treat yourself to our home-made cake, or eat at one of historic Worcester's many cafés. After the day’s three singing sessions, we conclude with an informal afternoon performance which family and friends can attend free of charge.
Adults £20. Full time students £10 (under 18s accompanied by an adult).
|11 May 2019||Come and Sing Gilbert & Sullivan The Gondoliers with Chester Bach Singers at St Mary's Creative Space, Chester 1 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. More details from https://www.facebook.com/events/247477612773200/|