During choir practice, you can hear uncontrolled laughter in the tenor section. You could safely bet that choir member Ray Jones is the guilty one. His comical turn of phrase and wicked sense of humour always present. [Read more…]
Four years ago I posted on You Tube our choir singing at St. John’s Church, Llandudno. I also posed the following challenge to the future of male voice choirs.
Brian Locking enjoyed a successful musical career. A member of the bestselling group, The Shadows, for eighteen months, joining in 1962. [Read more…]
Stephen Voros was born in Worcester, England. But his family moved to the USA when he was just over seven years old. [Read more…]
Llanfair Caereinion kept appearing on the first pages created on this website. It was the venue of our ‘next concert.’ It also holds significant musical connections with our choir.
Socialising is an important aspect of male voice choral life. Events and celebrations feature regularly in the choir diary. [Read more…]
We all know who the person is that stars in every concert and seeks to take the credit at every opportunity. Is it your conductor? [Read more…]
This is one of my earliest recollections in primary school. It still fills me with dread. The teacher unfurled a long, narrow, faded and creased parchment. A stringed loop at the top attached it to the wall, as she announced “Children – the Curwen Modulator.” [Read more…]
On the morning of Saturday 29th March, the choir arrive at St Stephen’s Church Bodfari by Royal Command. [Read more…]
Shouting and cursing, loading items then deleting again, or they just disappeared! [Read more…]