MALTA INTERNATIONAL CHOIR FESTIVAL
  • Bill Heigen

    New YouTube Channel featuring short a cappella arrangements and free sheet music downloads!

    Added April 15 by Bill Heigen - 182 views - 0 comments

    Hi! Recently I launched a really nice YouTube Channel called "Choral Good Vibes Project". People can download the arrangements for free! Here is one of the most recent videos:   True Colors   Here is the description of the channel:   "The idea here is to share good vibes using a combination of: ... read more

  • Chris Rowbury

    Working with a big choir - challenges and solutions

    Added April 15 by Chris Rowbury - 581 views - 0 comments

    [A version of this article first appeared as a post on my blog From the Front of the Choir]   Size is in the eye of the beholder. How ‘big’ a choir is depends on the context of course, but working with a large group of singers in any circumstances can prove to be difficult.   Photo by -barti... read more

  • Gabija Jenciute

    Malta International Choir Festival 2015

    Added April 10 by Gabija Jenciute - 219 views - 0 comments

    The Ministry for Tourism and the Malta Tourism Authority will be holding another editionof the Malta International Choir Festival between October 29 and November 1, 2015. The organising committee of the Festival is aiming at expanding the extent of the Festival froma three-day Festival to a year-long choral activity ... read more

  • Gabija Jenciute

    The Malta International Choir Festival Composition Competition

    Added April 10 by Gabija Jenciute - 143 views - 0 comments

    Malta has regularly hosted international choir festivals and competitions since 1988. The islands of Malta and Gozo can boast of a very thriving choral scene and – with over 350 churches serving a population of about 400,000 – the choral tradition is, understandably, built around and mostly focused on sacre... read more

  • Chris Rowbury

    Why singing is bad for you (and 7 reasons why you shouldn’t stop doing it)

    Added April 8 by Chris Rowbury - 3363 views - 0 comments

    [A version of this article first appeared as a post on my blog From the Front of the Choir]   People don’t often talk about the downsides of singing.     We constantly bang on about the health benefits, social aspects, etc. but seldom mention the bad bits.   Here are 7 terrible things... read more

  • Chris Rowbury

    The challenges of commissioning a new piece for your choir

    Added April 1 by Chris Rowbury - 788 views - 0 comments

    [A version of this article first appeared as a post on my blog From the Front of the Choir]   I find it hard to believe, but I started my choir WorldSong way back in October 1997. In 2007, we planned several events to celebrate our 10th anniversary.   photo by Foxtongue   One of these involved co... read more

  • Andrew Throssell

    ALBION - in Barlow

    Added April 1 by Andrew Throssell - 80 views - 0 comments

    FRIDAY 24 APRIL at 7.30pm ST LAURENCE'S CHURCH, BARLOW, Derbyshire S17 8TR - website www.barlow-church.org.uk We open the spring season with an appearance at the Barlow series, in a beautiful warm church with fine catering included in the ticket price! And we will give some first performances here, including... read more

  • Andrew Throssell

    ALBION - English Musical Festival

    Added April 1 by Andrew Throssell - 93 views - 0 comments

    SUNDAY 24 MAY at 2.15pm THE ENGLISH MUSIC FESTIVAL in Sutton Courtenay, Oxfordshire - website www.englishmusicfestival.org.uk  We make our first appearance at this prestigious national festival in a beautiful church  -- Information and booking details all on the English Music Festival'... read more

  • Andrew Throssell

    ALBION - in Wirksworth

    Added April 1 by Andrew Throssell - 63 views - 0 comments

    SATURDAY 25 APRIL at 7.30pm ST MARY'S CHURCH, WIRKSWORTH, Derbyshire DE4 4DQ - website www.wirksworthteamministry.co.ukWe return to this beautiful venue for a special spring concert, with songs fresh for 2015. All proceeds from this concert will go to Wirksworth Rotary's Aquabox, providing clean drinking wa... read more

  • Andrew Throssell

    ALBION and Ales

    Added April 1 by Andrew Throssell - 123 views - 0 comments

    FRIDAY 24 JULY, 9.15pm ALBION AND ALES at Buxton Festival FringeA late-night performance full of colour and lights... We sing some of our most colourful songs and everyone gets a pint of Albion Ale (or a glass of wine or juice) to celebrate... TICKETS ARE DISCOUNTED FOR A LIMITED TIME - BUY THEM SOON -- Full d... read more