Originally from Blackpool, Alan's work brought him to Coventry in 1977, when he started his career as a male voice choir
musical director for Binley MVC, which later became the City of Coventry MVC.
The 'silver cup' awards were in the choir
class, songs from the shows class and the choir
The women's choirs
taking part are Cor Merched Sir Gar, Llunsain (London) Parti Llwchwr and Waun Ddyfal Women's Choir
And the 54-strong choir
will perform its first concert at Middlesbrough Theatre under Mrs Willis' leadership tonight.
were previously both on BBC's Last Choir
taking part are: Norton Rose Choir
(Norton Rose is a leading global law firm and its choir
won Office Choir
of the Year 2012); Nomura Voices (the choir
of investment bank Nomura); Sounds Just Brilliant (the choir
of international law firm S.
The closing date for applicants for Cor Cymru Cynradd 2015 is Wednesday, October 1, but youth choirs
have until Wednesday, October 8 to take into account the college term dates.
THERE is no mystery about why Wales is known as the land of song - our choirs
are among the most famous in the world.
They beat off competition from five other choirs
, from London, Nottingham, Preston and the Birmingham Community Gospel Choir
The 71-year-old said: "The average age of the choir
is quite high.
's fresh approach and intriguing African repertoire prompted an invitation for a friendship concert along with the Shanghai Conservatoire Female Choir
from China to the Cincinnati downtown Freedom Centre, a performance that received roaring standing ovations for every song that was performed.
The JD Wetherspoon-run Red Lion in Morriston opened earlier this summer with a big display featuring the Orpheus, and with the choir
singing several songs at its launch.
The Liverpool Signing Choir
will appear on Inside Out as the programme explores the difference the choir
has made to the community and to the 100 young people involved.
Forty-two singers (boys, girls and men) sang with the Worcester Cathedral Choir
and as a choir
-in-residence; they sang five services at Gloucester Cathedral and two Evensong service at Hereford Cathedral.
director joined the project in the fall and began to teach choir
members a selection of seasonal songs that were to play on the local radio station.