We meet at Brierfield Library, Colne Road, BB95HW, every Tuesday, at 7 pm until 9 pm.
Please use the navigation bar on the top to find out how to contact us and to find out more about our choir. Please see posts below for news items.
The choir has been running since March 2013. Set up with funding from the Near Neighbours Fund (Church Urban fund), the choir welcomes people from all faiths and none.
NB Choir dates below.
Choir returns 3rd September 2019
3.Autumn: 03/09/19 to 26/11/19 inclusive one week off 15th October.
NB There will be some Summer singing sessions in the villages of Pendle – with free transport from Brierfield on 27 July, 10 August and 17 August. These are all Saturday mornings except for 17 August which will finish a little later (3.30 p.m.) following a performance to your friends and relatives in Downham Village Hall.
There will also be a special performance called Finding Ethel at Oswaldtwistle Civic Theatre on Friday 22 November (preceeded by at least one rehearsal probably on 16th November (day time) and one additional evening in the week commencing 18 November.
Choir will be back very soon (3 September), and there are some other dates for your diaries (including dates for 2020!):
Singing at the Blackley Centre – 12 October 2019. Jo Williams (formerly of Sion) has asked if some of us can go over to support the launch event she is having for her newly refurbished centre. It will be a free singing workshop and all are welcome to come and join me.
More singing relating to the amazing Ethel and chance to polish the songs we learnt in the summer. Rehearsal on Saturday 16 November(daytime) and performances on Weds 20 Novemberand Friday 22 November (both starting at approx 6 pm).
Anyone who wants to sing as a pirate in a pantomime, (first 2 weeks of January 2020), please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Minsteracres is now confirmed for 16-18 October 2020.
Janet is doing her usual elderflower and nibbles tomorrow (16th July) – please come if you can. There will also be singing and a bit of dicussion from what we were talking about last week (if you weren’t there and haven’t seen the email from Jackie please let us know so that we can send you the information – but all of you have been so supportive! Thank you!)
We are back this week for 2 weeks (9 and 16 July) and then over the summer you can either have a few weeks off, or you can join in with any of the Pendle Hill Song Fellowship sessions (please see dates and details below – and let Janet know if you are planning to come or need transport).
Please note we have some important information to let you know about tomorrow (9 July), so please come along if you can! Your input will be much appreciated! If you cannot be there but want to know more, please contact Janet, Sue or Jackie.
There will be 2 breaks coming up in June and July.
The dates for this are below, but the good news is that there will be 3 singing sessions in July and August that we can join in with – please see the attached poster.
9 July – choir is on as usual
Here’s the article in the Burnley Express Bee Day.
…and here is a short video of the combined choirs singing Bee song.