Performers

Witchford Voices

Biography: Witchford Voices are an independent community choir, based in the village of Witchford, just outside the Cambridgeshire city of Ely.  Since being established in 2009, the choir has gained a reputation for being hugely entertaining, dynamic and accessible. While the original mandate was simply to sing for the sheer fun of it, the choir… Read more »

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Golden Gate Men’s Chorus

Biography: Golden Gate Men’s Chorus was founded by Dick Kramer bringing together gay men from the San Francisco Bay Area who wanted to sing with a more classically-oriented men’s chorus. Golden Gate Men’s Chorus is 50 singers, ages 18+ and their current members are 20s to 70s. They have been performing continuously since 1982. The… Read more »

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Côr Gobaith

Biography: Inspired by Social Forum Cymru which took place in Aberystwyth in 2006, Susie Ennals started Côr Gobaith to sing for peace, justice and environmental sustainability. Susie has done  a fine job and the choir went from strength to musical strength under her direction. They sing in Welsh and English. Always conceived as an activist… Read more »

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Cheshire Fire Choir

Biography: Members of the Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service choir were auditioned by Gareth Malone in 2013. Following the BBC 2 second series of The Choir: “Sing While You Work”, in which they reached the final, their choir has stayed together under the guidance of Musical Director Ruairi Edwards and Accompanist Wendy Dolby. The members… Read more »

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The Cavern Club

The Cavern Club opened its doors in 1957, originally as a jazz club, and now stands as ‘The Most Famous Club In The World”. Undoubtedly, without the 292 gigs The Beatles played here between February 1961 and August 1963, the Cavern’s story would be a very different one. But they did play those 292 gigs… Read more »

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Reine Männersache Zellhausen

Biography: The choir ensemble “Reine Männersache Zellhausen” was formed in 2014 by thirty active singers from two traditional male choirs from Germany. This is no coincidence, since the singers of the choirs “Harmonie Zellhausen” and “Liederkranz Zellhausen” are both known in the region for their outstanding choral work. Over the decades they have been awarded… Read more »

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Sai Mayur Bharatanatyam Dance School

Biography: Usha Rao, Bharatanatyam, a dance artist and teacher, leads Sai Mayur Bharatanatyam Dance School. She received her dance training in Bharatanatyam (Mysore style) in India. Sai Mayur Dance School was founded in 2013. Now there are around 40-45 students, which includes adults, and conducts classes on the weekend in Chester. The students have successfully… Read more »

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Brythoniaid Male Voice Choir

Biography: In June 1964 with fifteen members Meirion Jones formed the male voice choir, and due to the encouragement received  commenced to attract new members. From the outset, competing was an integral part of the Choirs activities. Their first competition was at the Llanffestiniog jubilee Eisteddfod in 1965. Following success at this Eisteddfod it was… Read more »

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Moravian Children Choir

Biography: Moravian Children Choir is a children´s Choir from the Czech Republic and was founded at the local art school, in 1974. Their repertoire is very varied and includes sacred and secular songs, classical music, songs by current composers and folk music. They develop their singing abilities, social skills and have an opportunity to visit… Read more »

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KorRey

Biography: Kór Reyðarfjarðarkirkju (the choir of Reyðarfjörður church) is a fully functioning church choir based in a village in the east of Iceland. The choir has expanded somewhat into concert territory and when performing outside of a religious context they  has begun to use the name KorRey. The choir sing folk music, african music, pop… Read more »

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