World Choir Games Flanders 2020
  • Chris Rowbury

    Only connect – a brief introduction to social media for choirs

    Posted March 25 by Chris Rowbury - 148 views - 0 comments

    [A version of this article first appeared as a post on my blog From the Front of the Choir] In case you haven’t noticed: this is the modern world.   photo by Yoel Ben-Avraham   If you’re not promoting your choir on social media, then you’re missing a trick. Here’s a handy in... read more

  • Chris Rowbury

    How to sing quietly (without running out of breath)

    Posted March 11 by Chris Rowbury - 420 views - 0 comments

    [A version of this article first appeared as a post on my blog From the Front of the Choir] Some people find it hard to sing quietly. They seem to run out of breath easily and their voice goes all wobbly.   photo by Cristian V.   Why is this and how can you learn to sing quietly?When we’re as... read more

  • Chris Rowbury

    One recording is worth a thousand photos – use sound to promote your choir

    Posted March 4 by Chris Rowbury - 171 views - 0 comments

    [A version of this article first appeared as a post on my blog From the Front of the Choir] Singing is all about sound, whether it’s a one-day workshop, a live concert or a CD.     I’m amazed at choir websites, concert promotion and singing workshop publicity which is full of photos, but... read more

  • Chris Rowbury

    6 ways to stop the strain of other singers relying on you (or you relying on them)

    Posted February 26 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 rehearsal begins and the Altos looks around in panic: “Where’s Carol?” Carol is a strong, confident singer, but she’s not here this week.   Pieter Bruegel the Elder - The Parable of the ... read more

  • Play It Forward Announces World Premiere of Climate Change Choral Work

    Posted February 25 by PlayItForward - 47 views - 0 comments

    Play It Forward is thrilled to announce the World Premiere of our next newly commissioned major choral work - ECOTORIO at the Melbourne International Singers Festival on Sun June 7, 2020! ECOTORIO is an exciting new song cycle written for SATB community and school choirs by Dave Newington and Jonathon Welch, written i... read more

  • Benny Ng

    Will You Be a Good Singer? Do You Have What It Takes?

    Posted February 23 by Benny Ng - 250 views - 0 comments

    If you're a beginner singer and you've just joined a choir, this article is written for you. Maybe you joined the choir because you wanted to test the waters. Maybe you're just too nervous to sing on your own. Or maybe you jsut enjoy singing with like minded people.   Will you be a good singer? Do you have what... read more

  • Tim Knight

    TODAY! Fantastic Friday Offer on Digital Downloads

    Posted February 21 by Tim Knight - 51 views - 0 comments

    TODAY! Fantastic Friday Offer on Digital Downloads... valid until midnight on Saturday 22nd February! 30% off all products in our 'Digital Downloads' collection which covers choral, MVC, instrumental, organ music, Christmas music and even a choir 'survival guide'! To take advantage of this offer, just enter the code 'F... read more

  • Catherine Carrère

    Brahms Requiem, a German Requiem

    Posted February 18 by Catherine Carrère - 68 views - 0 comments

    Teddington Choral Society together with their Musical Director, Julian Collings, is delighted to announce its Spring concert coming in March 2020.   Join us on March 28th at 7:30pm. At All Saints Parish Church, 14-16 Market Pl, Kingston upon Thames KT1 1JP.   This year's concert will feature the powerf... read more

  • Lindsay Rountree

    Gardiner St Gospel Choir - 20th Anniversary Concert

    Posted February 17 by Lindsay Rountree - 37 views - 0 comments

    Going Platinum – 20th Anniversary Concert Sunday 8th March The Button Factory, Temple Bar, Dublin City Centre   Gardiner Street Gospel Choir, one of Ireland's longest-running and most popular gospel choirs, are celebrating 20 phenomenal years by performing with their amazing 6-piece band at Dublin's Butt... read more

  • Chris Rowbury

    10 choir website mistakes to avoid (or how to look professional online)

    Posted February 13 by Chris Rowbury - 438 views - 0 comments

    [A version of this article first appeared as a post on my blog From the Front of the Choir] I was trawling through a bunch of choir websites the other day in order to send out some information about a workshop I’m running.     I was amazed how hard it was to contact many of them and in general... read more