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  • Chris Rowbury

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

    Posted September 15, 2016 by Chris Rowbury - 722 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!

    Posted September 7, 2016 by meeting music - 153 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!

    Posted September 7, 2016 by meeting music - 149 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

    Posted August 31, 2016 by MelbourneInternationalSingersFestival - 172 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

    Posted August 31, 2016 by Chris Rowbury - 457 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

    Posted August 26, 2016 by Andrew Throssell - 123 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?

    Posted August 25, 2016 by Chris Rowbury - 448 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”

    Posted August 19, 2016 by Adam Paltrowitz - 433 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

  • Chris Rowbury

    Don’t sing because you’re happy — be happy because you sing!

    Posted August 17, 2016 by Chris Rowbury - 853 views - 0 comments

    [A version of this article first appeared as a post on my blog From the Front of the Choir]   Staring at a blank page waiting for the muse to strike. Slumped in a chair waiting to feel energised enough to go jogging. Feeling down and the last thing you want to do is sing.   Photo by C. Frank Starme... read more

  • MelbourneInternationalSingersFestival

    Street Requiem for & by the Casey community at Cranbourne Community Theatre on August 20th

    Posted August 13, 2016 by MelbourneInternationalSingersFestival - 187 views - 0 comments

    Voices of Casey will present Street Requiem at Cranbourne Community Theatre on Saturday 20th August at 2pm.   Street Requiem, conceived by the creator of the School of Hard Knocks, Dr Jonathon Welch AM, and composed in collaboration with Dr Kathleen McGuire and Andy Payne, aims to bring a sense of peace, remembr... read more