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CHS in cabaret

Seven singers were part of the On-Goings at the Royal Scots Club Burns Supper.  A good time was had by all… except perhaps during the Immortal Memory.  This speech was 45 minutes long and was mainly a lecture about the … Continue reading

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Advent Concert

The Advent concert on Dec 6th was a great success – the highest audience (175) that we’ve had at a December event.

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Summer 2014

The concert on June 7th went well.  Particular highlights:  the Monteverdi, which is a well-known piece; the Haydn, which is very rarely heard.  We could find only 28 vocal scores available on hire.  It was a stylish performance of a … Continue reading

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Feb 2014

We hope to have access to the front door of the Song School soon.  The building works are nearly done.  Watch this space… Well done to all the 31 singers who sang on Sunday 23rd February, and particular thanks to Jennie and to … Continue reading

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An octet of CHS will sing Burns songs at a Burns Supper at the Royal Scots Club on Sat 25th.  This is in aid of the Daisy Chain Trust, which raises funds for children with needs.

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Nine Lessons and Carols in Melrose.

To all who made the wet and windy journey to Melrose yesterday: YOU WERE GREAT!!  I really enjoyed the way the music, and the readings, came together in a particularly meaningful way, and I’ve just received an extremely appreciative, and … Continue reading

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