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The Sun Does Shine – a new oratorio

The Sun Does Shine Vox Holloway presents a new oratorio based on the inspiring true story of Anthony Ray Hinton, an innocent man who spent 30 years on Death Row Music by Harvey Brough, lyrics by Justin Butcher Sunday 27 February at … Continue reading

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Freedom Song – in pictures

Harvey works his magic Oh, we’re a gonna sing (without scores) Gladstone meets George White: Sam West and Justin Butcher Get on board, children: the Riverside Singers (Riverside School, Barking) Ella Sheppard takes charge: Emily Dankworth gives us a D … Continue reading

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Freedom Song – when Gospel came to the Empire

In 1871 a group of singers from Nashville, Tennessee, took to the road, arriving in London with a music that had never before been heard in public. But this was no ordinary choir. The Fisk Jubilee Singers were students who … Continue reading

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Autumn 2015 – “Music on the Mind” – Join us!

Rehearsals for our summer term start on Tuesday 15 September with sign-up from 7pm for a 7.30pm singing start. Don’t worry if you can’t make the first rehearsal – you’re welcome to join at any time.  Here is some info … Continue reading

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Join us this summer term from 6th May

Fancy a summer of singing? Here are our joining details for this term, starting on Tuesday 6 May. The registration desk should be open from 7.10pm for a 7.30pm start. Subs will be £30 again this term and scores will … Continue reading

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