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  • Chris Rowbury

    Easy songs for your choir 2: rounds, chants, call & response

    Added September 21 by Chris Rowbury - 434 views - 0 comments

    [A version of this article first appeared as a post on my blog From the Front of the Choir]   Last week I wrote about what makes a song ‘easy’.     This week I’ll look at specific types of easy songs: rounds, chants and call & response songs.   rounds The easiest son... read more

  • Mårten Jansson

    New CD with the sacred music of Mårten Jansson

    Added September 20 by Mårten Jansson - 30 views - 0 comments

    Dear All! The London based choir Chantage is during this autumn recording some of my most performed sacred music. You can read more about the project in the following link and I would be delighted if you would help support Chantage by ordering your copy. http://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/chantage-and-the-chor... read more

  • Chris Rowbury

    Easy songs for your choir 1: what is ‘easy’?

    Added September 15 by Chris Rowbury - 386 views - 0 comments

    [A version of this article first appeared as a post on my blog From the Front of the Choir]   This post is part of a series of occasional Questions and Answers. Just use the contact form if you want to submit a question.     Linda writes:   “Because I like to sing, my work has ask... read more

  • meeting music

    Let yourself be charmed in 2017! - NEW DATE!

    Added September 7 by meeting music - 48 views - 0 comments

    In 2015 more than 450 singers came from 10 countries to share their musical knowledge and sing together in one of the most beautiful parts of Italy. We can proudly say that not only the festival scene is stunning but the performances always amaze as well the Jury and the audience. You could be the next...   Kee... read more

  • meeting music

    Let your voices blend with the Eternal Music of Rome in 2017 - NEW DATE!

    Added September 7 by meeting music - 55 views - 0 comments

    All roads lead to Rome in 2017 as well. Choirs can apply in different categories like Musica Sacra, Musica Sacra Open Category, Musica Profana, Children and Youth Choirs and Gospel/Spiritual and/or take part in other educational festival activities, such as Evaluation Performance, Individual Coaching, 'Meeting in Mu... read more

  • MelbourneInternationalSingersFestival

    A Concert of Hope, a fundraising concert for New York’s homeless, featuring the award winning STREET REQUIEM

    Added August 31 by MelbourneInternationalSingersFestival - 80 views - 0 comments

    Sing The World proudly presents ‘A Concert of Hope’   A fundraising concert for New York’s homeless, featuring the New York premiere of the award winning STREET REQUIEM for those who have died on the street by Kathleen McGuire, Andy Payne & Jonathon Welch   Saturday 24 September at 8pm... read more

  • Chris Rowbury

    It’s too hot to sing! – choosing the right space to work in

    Added August 31 by Chris Rowbury - 320 views - 0 comments

    [A version of this article first appeared as a post on my blog From the Front of the Choir]   Summer has finally arrived in the UK. We’ve been praying for sunshine for so long, but now it’s just a little TOO hot!   Photo by enfad   Too hot to do anything really other than lay und... read more

  • Andrew Throssell

    FAREWELL TO ALBION

    Added August 26 by Andrew Throssell - 48 views - 0 comments

    We may have had our last concert as Albion on the 13th August but we still have lots to give. Check out our Farwell to Albion Tumblr page. Holy Trinity 13th August Last bow. The CD's and downloads are still available as a are the sheet music to the wonderful songs composed and arranged by Fraser Wilson. Follow our ... read more

  • Chris Rowbury

    What songs matter to you the most?

    Added August 25 by Chris Rowbury - 352 views - 0 comments

     [A version of this article first appeared as a post on my blog From the Front of the Choir]   Back in 2012 The Guardian started a project called Six Songs of Me that asks which songs matter most to each of us on a personal level (the project has now ended).   Photo by MvanM   I thought... read more

  • Adam  Paltrowitz

    11 Reasons Why “The Best” belong with “The Rest”

    Added August 19 by Adam Paltrowitz - 301 views - 0 comments

      (A version of this article first appeared as a post on my blog Choral Clarity)     Eliminating the Choral Caste System:   As we aspire to have outstanding high school choral programs, it is easy to fall into the trap of perpetuating the traditional Choral Caste System: a choral departme... read more