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  • Chris Rowbury

    Want to sing with more energy? – pretend to be somebody else

    Posted 14 hours ago by Chris Rowbury - 128 views - 0 comments

    [A version of this article first appeared as a post on my blog From the Front of the Choir] I ran a gospel singing weekend recently. One of the songs was flagging a bit so I suggested people ham it up a bit and be more “American”.   Miranda Sings by Gage Skidmore. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 v... read more

  • Tim Knight

    SAB Evening Canticles now available as a PDF download

    Posted Mon at 7:34 PM by Tim Knight - 17 views - 0 comments

    Our SAB Mag and Nunc Canticles (which were written for a UK Midlands Church Choir) are proving very popular because (a) they are appealing both to performer and listener; (b) SAB Canticles are seemingly rare and (c) they are available as a PDF download as well as ordering your printed copies (TKOP08) https://www.timkn... read more

  • Chris Rowbury

    Fit the song arrangement to your singers and not the other way round

    Posted January 8 by Chris Rowbury - 357 views - 0 comments

    [A version of this article first appeared as a post on my blog From the Front of the Choir] Most singers in choirs don’t fit neatly into choral vocal ranges. Yet we try to squeeze them in to our off-the-shelf arrangements, chastising them when they can’t reach the notes.   photo by Garry Knigh... read more

  • Chris Rowbury

    Busily doing nothing – 5 reasons why downtime is important for singers and choir leaders

    Posted January 1 by Chris Rowbury - 603 views - 0 comments

    [A version of this article first appeared as a post on my blog From the Front of the Choir] Feel like you’re on a treadmill? Constantly learning and practising and planning but never arriving? Not enough time to catch your breath between concerts?   photo by Roger Gordon   Then you need some ... read more

  • Tim Knight

    Offer ends at midnight tonight!

    Posted December 31, 2019 by Tim Knight - 44 views - 0 comments

    Happy New Year to one and all... just think.... This time next year you could be a millionaire .... you could also be reminiscing about your wonderful Singing Holiday to Launde Abbey and patting yourself on the back for booking early and banking the savings!   EARLY BIRD OFFER ENDS AT MIDNIGHT TONIGH... read more

  • SABELANI Music Initiative Music for Nation Building


    Posted December 26, 2019 by SABELANI Music Initiative Music for Nation Building - 29 views - 0 comments

    As a Non-Profit Company we rely upon the kindness of funders and sponsors. Apart from wanting to create beautiful music and promote our local composers, the most important goal is that our registered members will be able to sustain themselves by earning a performance fee! In the ever changing environment, more and more... read more

  • Cath Carrere

    Barcarolle Choir Workshop for Women's Voices

    Posted December 18, 2019 by Cath Carrere - 51 views - 0 comments

    Barcarolle Choir singers and their Music Director, Sam Evans, are delighted to announce their next workshop on Saturday January 18th, 2020.At St Cuthbert's Earls Court50 Philbeah Gardens, London, SW5 9EB**Jazz Legends: 2pm-3:30pm, £14Repertoire:Dream a little dream of meFly me to the moonCrazy little thing called... read more

  • Chris Rowbury

    Can singing together bring about world peace?

    Posted December 18, 2019 by Chris Rowbury - 406 views - 0 comments

    [A version of this article first appeared as a post on my blog From the Front of the Choir] The world can be a terrible place sometimes as we’ve seen in the news lately. It’s hard to imagine how a single person can make a difference. Chór aleksandrowa 2009 by Loraine   Can singing toget... read more

  • Tim Knight

    Free Giftwrapping available by request

    Posted December 12, 2019 by Tim Knight - 37 views - 0 comments

    Another great gift idea for the singer in your life - 5 beautiful songs suitable for any solo voice! Our music is available worldwide from any manner of sources, but if you order 'Songs from the British Isles, Vol 1' via this link, then we will giftwrap it and add a tag for Free!! read more

  • Tim Knight

    Bespoke Gift Vouchers - available by request!

    Posted December 10, 2019 by Tim Knight - 43 views - 0 comments

    A great gift idea…. we can issue gift vouchers on request for any amount towards any of our events and services (not just for our composition mentoring courses)… have a look at our website and decide what gift you would like to give, then just email us at mail@timknig... read more