Are British Choirs really the best in the world?

There is a long held belief in some circles that choral singing was invented in the UK.  Certainly Britain is home to some of the finest choirs in the world;  The Choir of Kings Cambridge, Read More …

Choirs and Christmas Performances

Apparently there are somewhere in the region of 300 million active Twitter users worldwide.  That’s a lot of people expressing an opinion on everything from politics to gardening and pretty much every subject in-between you Read More …

Anyone can run a Community Choir, but should you pay for it?

I should preface this article by saying that I know a lot of Choir Leaders who run a variety of singing groups which include choral societies, community choirs and chamber choirs.  There are some amazingly Read More …

Parking in Leicester

Last weekend I was in the Midlands. My primary objective whilst there was to play the organ for a weekend of services at the Cathedral, which were being sung by Quorum, a fantastic chamber choir Read More …

Running a Choir – Just how hard can it be?

Last weekend I was in Berlin to run a choir workshop for a Global Law firm.  The recipe for this event sounded fairly straightforward.  Take 60 legal types, feed well before placing in a conference room Read More …