Dates and Diary


 


We do not meet on Bank Holiday Mondays or during August except for the Thursday group which continues throughout.


Dates and times are subject to change so please check this page regularly.

For choir performances as a rule of thumb arrive 45 minutes before the performance.  Always wear choir colours black and purple and a choir badge.

Term Begins 2019: January Monday 7th, Tuesday 8th and Thursday 10th.

Mondays 8 pm 

St Andrew's Eaton Church Hall, 41 Church Ln, Norwich NR4

Here is a map

                                                   Tuesdays 7.15 pm   

                      St Cuthbert's Church Hall, 2 Wroxham Road, Sprowston, NR7 8TZ
                                                           Here is a MAP

                                           Thursdays 12.30 pm lunch time.  

                                     St Anne’s Colman Road, Colman Rd. Norwich, NR4 7HA 


2019

February

Sunday 24th 2019

Annual Norfolk Choir Festival


March

Saturday 2nd 2019

Christmas party

At Eaton Golf Course Social Club

7 pm

Get your performances together in good time!

Please book and pay at choir practise.

Tuesday 12th 2019

Rehearsal is cancelled.


Saturday 23rd 2019

Singing Workshop with Caz Jeffreys from Ireland.

At St Andrews Church Hall Eaton

Sing from 2 - 3.15

Break 30 mins.

Sing from 4.15 - 5 pm

£15  (£20 on door).


April

Saturday 6th 2019

Joint concert with Norwich Community Choir, Norwich Community Gospel Choir, UEA Community Choir and Akabellas.

 United Reformed Church on Princes Street

Time TBC

May

Wednesday 1st 2019

7 pm 

Sing at Royal Arch Court, Earlham Rd, Norwich, NR2 3RU.

Map

Half choir and half Mad Dogs.

Saturday 11th 2019

7 pm

Concert at St Cuthbert’s Church Sprowston 7 pm.

June

29th 2019

Choir summer party

Afternoon and evening.

December

Saturday 21st December 2019

Carol Service St Mary and St Margaret’s church Sprowston

6 pm

Saint Marys Grove & Saint Margarets Drive

Norwich, NR7 8AW, England

Arrive  5.15 pm

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PAST EVENTS 

2018

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November


November 24th 2018

10th Birthday Celebration Concert will be on the evening of 

Saturday 24th November 2018

at Norwich Cathedral 7.30 pm

You will need to be available for the afternoon also:

Arrive at the 4.15 pm for rehearsal finishing at 6.30 pm.

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December

Saturday 1st December 2018

Global Village Market at the Forum Norwich

12.50 to 13.50 

Arrive to warm up 12.20 pm

Sing for an hour

Mulled wine provided



Tuesday 4th December 2018

Mancroft Carol Service

Service starts at 7.30 pm

Please arrive at 6.30 pm

Programme probably:

Away in a Manger

Quem Pastores

Candlelight Carol

Winter Wonderland

Friday 7th December 2018 small group so choir by invitation.

Mangreen Carols and Stories

Saturday 8th December 2018

Mancroft Concert

Starts at 7 pm.

When a Child, Candlelight, Joy to the World and Field Mice

You are needed to attend in the afternoon for a sound test at 5.30 pm.

Monday 10th December 2018

Carol Service for Nelson’s Journey

Service starts at 6.30 pm

Buffet for choir afterwrd

Octagon Business Park in Little Plumstead.

O Holy Night

Candlelight Carol,

Field Mice carol

Winter Wonderland


Saturday 15th December 2018

Carol Service St Mary and St Margaret’s church Sprowston

6 pm

Saint Marys Grove & Saint Margarets Drive

Norwich, NR7 8AW, England

Arrive  5.15 pm

O Holy Night

Candlelight Carol

Field Mice Carol

Winter Wonderland

Sunday 16th December 2018

Sing St Andrews Hall 1 pm

Food Fair


25th December 2018 Christmas Day

Sing St Andrews Hall for Open Christmas

Usually 2 pm TBC.

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November 11th Sunday 

Armistice Day Time 6 pm.

We will be singing:

Crossing the Bar - a setting of words taken from Alfred Lord Tennyson’s poem of that name. 

The poem is a metaphor for death. 

Bring Him Home from Les Miserables 

Wherever You Are was written by Paul Mealor the Royal Wedding Composer in 2011.The words are expressions of love taken from the letters sent to and from service men and their wives during a 6 month tour of Afghanistan.

May the Peace of Love go with You.

St Cuthbert’s Church Wroxham Road.

November 3rd Saturday

Busking

2 pm in the Haymarket, Norwich

13th October 2018 Quiz

6.45 for 7.30 pm Quiz

At Eaton Golf Club.


2017

December

Saturday 2nd December 

Sing 

1.10 pm (ten past one).  

Global Market at the Forum, Norwich.

Singing carols for about an hour with a break half way for mulled wine.

Meet 1240 near the entrance.

We will be singing outside but under cover.


Tuesday 5th December 

Carol Service  7.30 pm

Arrive one hour before the service.  Put belonging downstairs then return for sound test. 

St Peter Mancroft Church Norwich 

O Holy Night

When a Child

Tomorrow Shall be

Candlelight

Winter Wonderland

Saturday 9th December 

2.30 pm 

Arrive 1.30 pm

Carol Concert 

St George’s Church, Sprowston Road

Monday 11th December 

Carol Service for Nelson’s Journey 6.30 pm

Arrive 5.30 pm

Refreshments afterwards.

Singing: Candlelight Carol, O Holy Night, Field Mice Carol and Winter Wonderland.

The Octagon, Little Plumstead.   

Hospital Rd, Little Plumstead,  NR13 5FH


Wednesday 13th December      

Concert  

At The Octagon, Colegate, Norwich, NR3 1BN

7 pm

Arrive 6 pm

A CD will be made of this concert.

Octagon Norwich Candlelit

An amazing building to sing in and a first for us!

At The Octagon, Colegate, Norwich, NR3 1BN

Come and join us for an evening of choral performance. The Norwich Community Choir will be performing a selection of carols and Christmas songs to entertain and delight. Mulled wine and mince pies will be served at the interval and are included in the ticket price. All welcome. 

The evening is in aid of AGE UK NORFOLK, Arnolds Keys' charity of the year 2017. This is the finale event and culminates a year of fundraising for the property services firm.

TO BOOK CLICK HERE

Map


Fridday 15th December 

Concert 

at Costessey Methodist Church, Norwich Road. 

7 - 9 pm

Arrive 6 pm

Tickets: £5.  Email Ray or phone or phone 01603 743345. 


Saturday 16th December 

Carol Service St Mary and St Margaret’s church Sprowston

6 pmSaint Marys Grove & Saint Margarets Drive

Norwich, NR7 8AW, England

Arrive  5.15 pm

When a Child

Tomorrow Shall Be

O Holy

Winter Wonderland

I think we will be singing The Drummer Boy with the band but I haven’t received the music yet!

Try to arrive 5.30 pm.  There is nowhere to warm up but we do need to sort out seating. 

Church Lane, Sprowston, NR7 8AW



 

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Saint Marys Grove & Saint Margarets Drive

Norwich, NR7 8AW, EnglandJune 30th 2018