Carols around Oakenshaw Village

The choir will be singing a selection of Christmas songs and traditional carols around the village on Monday 17th December.  We will be setting off from St Andrew’s Church at 7pm and will sing for about am hour in streets around the area.  If you fancy singing along with us please join us at the […]

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Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice

We were very proud to be able to present Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice with a cheque for £1000.  The proceeds from our fundraising concert in October.  Everyone had a wonderful evening and the church was filled to the doors.  Well done everybody!

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Fund Raising Concert

The choir will be giving a concert on 27th October at 7pm in aid of Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice.  It will be held at St Andrew’s Church, Oakenshaw, Bradford. We shall be singing a range of different pieces together with some solo numbers.  A tombola and raffle will be held during the evening and […]

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New Year! New Song!

After a successful 2017, the choir is looking forward to a new year with new challenges, new songs and new friends! After a two week break for Christmas and New Year we return to rehearsals on Monday the 15th January at 8pm with all the anticipation of learning a new repertoire of songs together.  Songs […]

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Christmas is coming!!

Our first festive performance of the year was a great success and added to a fantastic day in the town. the Christmas Festivities were organised by the Cleckheaton Chamber of Trade and they did a wonderful job.  The town was buzzing and although it seemed a very early start to the Christmas festivities it had […]

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Jo Cox

Yesterday afternoon our local MP, Jo Cox, was murdered in our own local area.  She was out and about in her local constituency doing her job and helping people in her own home town.  This horrific murder has left us all shocked to the core.  Not only because it is not the kind of thing […]

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Stop worrying! Start singing!

We enjoy singing and sharing our music but many people believe that they are unable to sing.  Singing has been part of different cultures all over the world for thousands of years.  It is part of human nature, you might say that singing is in our genes.  Singing helps to maintain our well being and […]

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Ice Breaker effect!

After what seemed like a long break from choir over Easter the choir met together with excitement and enthusiasm.   Meeting up with familiar friends and greeting new faces, welcoming them to our group.  We all agreed that we had missed choir rehearsals and were glad to be back and working on new pieces of music.  we […]

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Singing and the Brain!

As a choir we all felt the exhilaration, the buzz as we performed in our latest concert.  Faces were transformed, smiles of happiness and lots of laughter together after we had shared the songs that we had been practising and preparing over the past few months.  Songs that initially we had struggled with and never […]

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Sing into Spring!

  Our first performance of 2016 took place on Saturday at Morley Central Methodist Church.  Despite the bitter cold weather and all the coughs and colds of the season there was good turn out of both choir members and audience.  The concert was in aid of the charity Guide Dogs for the Blind and was […]

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