Christmas Concert THE LANARK CHORAL Christmas Concert will be on Friday, 13 December 2019 at 7.30pm in Greyfriars Church, Bloomgate, Lanark. The main pieces will be Mozart’s Vesperae Solennes de Confessore and Vivaldi’s Magnificat, plus excerpts from Handel’s Messiah and some seasonal pieces. Vesperae solennes de confessore (Solemn Vespers for a Confessor), K. 339, is a sacred choral composition, … More

About the poem – The Wreck of the Hesperus

The Wreck of the Hesperus Illustration by John Gilbert “The Wreck of the Hesperus” is a narrative poem by American poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, first published in Ballads and Other Poems in 1842. It is a story that presents the tragic consequences of a sea captain’s pride. On an ill-fated voyage in winter, he brings … More About the poem – The Wreck of the Hesperus

Join us………

Join us…… We’re always looking for voices to swell our sound across all parts. It’s not too late to learn the items for our concert in May. We meet in Greyfriars Parish Church, Lanark on Monday’s at 7.30pm. Our conductor and musical director is Leon Reimer and he’d be delighted to see you. #sing #happy … More Join us………

Sing for Shelter — Alex Woolf

http://alex-woolf.com/singforshelter Sing for Shelter is an ambitious project taking place throughout 2019, bringing together choirs and singers across the UK with one common goal: to help combat the homelessness crisis we face. The Lanark Choral are pleased to be taking part in this project and will be learning Alex’s song and uploading our video soon! … More Sing for Shelter — Alex Woolf

Rehearsal tonight

Hello folks, Hope you’re all looking forward to tonight’s rehearsal when we continue looking at The Wreck of the Hesperus and Songs of the Fleet We should have some new music coming soon for our programme for May’s concert.