Monthly archives: November 2014

And back to Spirits

Tomorrow’s (Sunday 23rd Nov in Strathaven) programme is completed with Tippet’s Five Negro Spirituals from ‘A Child of Our Time’, written between 1939 and […]


The ‘Mystics’ in Sunday’s Concert find their origins in Ralph Vaughn Williams: Five Mystical Songs,[ ] a setting of poems by George Herbert (1593 […]

Feel the Spirit

The ‘Spirits’ in our concert come, in part, by way of London born composer John Rutter: The heritage of the African-American spiritual has fired […]

Final Rehearsal for Mystics and Spirits

Singers took a break from our final rehearsal for Sunday’s Concert to judge our annual Carol Concert Poster Competition for local primary schools. We […]


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A forty five minute vocal workshop using only four notes and four bars Timbre, rhythm, dynamics – even a sprinkling of distracting noises (by request). […]