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…… 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………
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
It’s that time of the year again, when we are preparing for our Tolbooth Coffee and Cake and Spring Sale extravaganza! We want to see you come along and take part. You would be disappointed to miss out on such delicious cakes and wonderful arts and crafts. Saturday 16th March 10am – 12.30pm
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.
We shared all these wonderful benefits from singing last year, but thought it was good enough to share again! Come and join us! Make singing and having fun part of your Monday routine. Give your voice a work out!
The Lanark Choral is Lanark’s longest running community choir. Our members are of all shapes and sizes and we welcome all abilities. Open to Adults of all ages. Our second session continues on Monday’s at 7.30pm in Greyfriars Parish Church, Lanark. We will be beginning a programme for our spring concert including music by Stanford … More Come join Lanark’s best choir!
New Session at Greyfriars Parish Church starts Monday 14th January at 7.30pm All existing members are welcomed back after the extended December/January holidays New members in all sections would be warmly welcome! Music for the new session includes The Wreck of the Hesperus by Hamish MacCunn and CV Stanford’s Songs of the Fleet. We are … More NEWS UPDATE!
Join with us from Monday 14th January in Greyfriars Parish Church Hall for our weekly rehearsals, which start at 7.30pm. You are afforded a very warm welcome and tons of support and encouragement from all our singers, our conductor Leon and accompanist Kristine.
**BREAKING NEWS** We are very pleased to let everyone know that we have a new accompanist for the Lanark and Carluke Choral. — Kristine Donnan — Kristine is currently completing a Masters in piano accompaniment at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland and enjoys a varied career in choral direction, piano accompaniment, organ and arranging. Having … More BREAKING NEWS – New Pianist for Lanark and Carluke Choral