Online singing

Online singing

Online singing is going strong We continue to sing!New members are welcome!If you are interested in joining us please contact our membership secretary on info@stonechoral.org.uk or our Musical Director Harriet Johnson on johnson.harriet@gmail.com who sends us the links to the Zoom rehearsals. It is a year since we started to sing via weekly Zoom rehearsals. Technology has not beaten […]
Free Singing for Health Workshop

Free Singing for Health Workshop

Free Workshop on Sunday 31st January 2021 1.30pm to 4.00pm held on Zoom Register your interest by emailing johnson.harriet@gmail.com Explore the benefits of singing for your health and wellbeing both physical and mental by joining this free workshop on Zoom. Led by Harriet Johnson who has a special interest in the benefits of singing and […]
Fundraising

Fundraising

Our usual social fundraising events are not possible this autumn but we can help to boost our choir’s funds by clicking on the Amazon Smile box whenever we order from Amazon then choosing to donate to Stone Choral Society. As a charity Stone Choral Society will be donated a small percentage of your purchase from […]
Getting into online rehearsals

Getting into online rehearsals

We have been joining each other weekly from our homes for singing with the help of Harriet’s direction. We have all learned more about technology, about hearing our own voices relatively unaided by other singers. Harriet has introduced us to solfa and the Curwen hand signs to aid us with the solfa method. Whether we […]
Our choir during restrictions

Our choir during restrictions

Harriet held the first online choir singing session on 26th March 2020. It wasn’t the same as our usual rehearsals – no Jenny to play the piano, no coffee break and no sheet music. However there were over 20 of us on the private Stone Choral Society Members Facebook page. Harriet went live, helped us […]
Concert postponed

Concert postponed

Sadly, the concert we had planned for 4th April featuring Will Todd’s Mass in Blue and with soloist Andrea Tweedale has had to be postponed. This is due to the restrictions advised by the government due to the Covid-19 epidemic. We will be able to perform this work at our next concert which we are […]