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Useful Information for Choir Members

IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR CHOIR MEMBERS

Arrangements for the rehearsal and concert on Saturday December 15th are as follows:

Rehearsal
Please arrive at Stokesley Parish Church no later than 1.50 for a prompt start at 2pm. Please enter the church quietly as the young people will already be rehearsing. If you have volunteered to supply mince pies please bring them to the rehearsal.
We should hopefully finish by 4.15, as long as we’re well-behaved!
Concert
Dress: Ladies – black top and long black skirt or trousers, or long black dress, plus festive sparkles. Men – white shirt, black trousers, colourful bow tie.

Please note that this concert starts at 7pm so you should arrive no later than 6.45. The front entrance gets quite congested so please leave plenty of time. Please no large handbags/water bottles on the stage, thanks. All music (including Carol books) in black folders.

After the concert
Help with removing the staging will be very welcome. We carry straight on with rehearsals for the joint concert on April 27th (Brahms’ Requiem/Vivaldi Gloria) on Monday 7th January. If you have your own score of this music (Brahms in English, Vivaldi  Malipiero edition), please bring them. Don’t worry if you don’t have your own copy as we can supply them.


A copy of the choir's updated Data Protection Policy, complying with the 2018 Data Protection Act, can be found here

Links to music
-  The LearnChoral Music website has helpful music files to aid with rehearsal


Click here for a slideshow of images from the 2015 Autumn Miscellany concert


Dates for 2018/2019 Season
Monday 3rd September - Rehearsals start, 7.30 pm (St Joseph's church hall)
Saturday 17th November - Afternoon rehearsal and evening concert at Stokesley Methodist Church - "Tuneful Twosomes"
Saturday 15th December - Afternoon rehearsal and evening concert in Stokesley Parish Church - "Annual Festival of Christmas Music"
Monday 7th January 2019 - 1st rehearsal of the year in St Joseph's Church Hall
Saturday 27th April 2019 - Afternoon rehearsal and evening concert in Stockton Parish Church - Brahms’ Requiem (sung in English), Zadok the Priest, Vivaldi Gloria. This is a joint concert with Angrove Singers and Vox choir with full orchestra (hence the larger venue)