A Musical Life in Five Photos   Recently updated !

Eddie Tweedie has combed his photographic archive to brighten up our isolation with some excellent photographs. For nearly 30 years 5 of us from […]

And People Stayed Home   Recently updated !

Anne Henderson has suggested this poem:  ´╗┐Kathleen O’Meara’s poem, ‘And People Stayed Home,’ written in 1869, after the famine And people stayed homeand read […]

A Musical Pilgrimage   Recently updated !

I believe I first heard the voice of Jussi Bjorling when I was ten years old. My mother was listening to the radio (my […]

A Life in Five Pieces: Christopher Barr 1   Recently updated !

The first in an occasional series in which music professionals nominate five pieces of music of particular significance.  No book, no luxury item, just […]

Merry Chrismas

We rounded off Strathaven’s Reindeer Day with an excellent concert under the direction of Christopher Barr, accompanied by Razvan Lucescu and in the company […]

Christmas Spirit

With aeroplane taking off, bees buzzing, three ships sailing, it’s just as well that you can now buy tickets online for our Reindeer Day […]

Bee Carol Again

Many apologies. The previous post, linking to the rehearsal track, contained an error. This link should work!

Bee Carol

September, and work is already well underway on our Christmas Concert. Listeners to Radio 3 this week may have heard the launch of their […]

Explaining the Code

Nothing at all to do with da Vinci, I understand that the new anti-spam measures on the site are rather obscure. Thus, it is […]

Calling All Singers

We always welcome new members but Monday 19th August would be a particularly good time to join as its our return after the summer […]