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
We start our new session on Monday, 2 September 2019 at 7.30pm in Greyfriars Church Hall, Bloomgate, Lanark. Our practices finish at 9.30pm. We would be delighted to welcome you.
Twenty members of our Choir, along with Leon, our Conductor and Kristine, our Accompanist, travelled to Provence on Friday, 24 May, to take part in Festival de Chorale Europeen in Berre l’Etang. This was another wonderful and memorable trip for us and it was a pleasure to meet and socialise with some of the people … More Choir Trip to France
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
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!