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  • An Evening at the Bandstand

    Join us and Blewbury Brass Band for a summer evening's entertainment at Didcot Baptist Church on Saturday 24th June 2017, 7.30pm.

    Summer refreshments will be served in the garden.

     

    Tickets £10/ £8 concessions (free for accompanied children) are available on the door, by calling 07915 094842 or from Didcot Civic Hall

     

    We look forward to seeing you there!

     

     

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  • Vivaldi Gloria

    Our next concert will be Vivaldi Gloria  and Handel The Ways of Zion do Mourn

    Saturday 25th March, 7.30pm
    St Andrew's Church, Hagbourne

    Rehearsal Midi files can be found by clicking the following links:

    http://www.learnchoralmusic.co.uk/Vivaldi/Gloria/gloria.html

    http://www.cyberbass.com/Major_Works/Vivaldi_A/vivaldi_gloria.htm

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  • Dates for the year

    We hope you have all had an enjoyable summer and looking forward to the new term.

    Below is a list of dates for the coming Term:

     

    Tuesday 6th September 2016 - first rehearsal - to collect music and rehearse Cantique de Jean Racine for Twinning Event

    Tuesday 13th Seotember 2016 - Open Rehearsal - please bring along a friend of colleague, refreshments will be served at the end of the rehearsal

    Thursday 22nd October 2016 - Meylan Twinning Reception at HArwell Village singers to arrive by 6:40pm

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  • A Midsummer Night's Dream?

    What better way to spend a summer's evening than in the company of William Shakespeare?  

    Join Didcot Choral Society for Music Oft Hath Such a Charm, which brings together music fro, the era of the Bard and inspired by him, including Bernstein's West Side Story Medley; Purcell; Shearing and Vaughan Williams' Serenade to Music, as well as readings of his poetry and from his plays.  This takes place on saturday 18th June at 7.30pm at St Peter's Church, Newlands Avenue, Didcot.  Tickets are £10/£8 and free for children.  Refreshments will be served.

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  • Open Rehearsal - 12th April 2016

    Open rehearsal 

    Tuesday 12th April 2016 7.30pm

    St Peter’s Church, Newlands Ave, Didcot

    WE ARE a friendly, mixed choir, established in Didcot for over 50 years

    WE WELCOME new members of all levels of experience – no audition

    COME ALONG for a free trial rehearsal and chat to our members.

    Come and sing with us!

    https://www.facebook.com/DidcotChoralSociety  @DidcotChoral  

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  • Open Rehearsal September 2015

    Would you like to be inspired this autumn?

    Open rehearsal 

    Tuesday 15th September 2015 7.30pm

    St Peter’s Church, Newlands Ave, Didcot

    WE ARE a friendly, mixed choir, established in Didcot for over 50 years

    WE WELCOME new members of all levels of experience – no audition

    COME ALONG for a free trial rehearsal and chat to our members.

    Come and sing with us!

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  • Ein Deutsches Requiem - Saturday March 28th 2015 8pm

    Almost time for our Spring concert - in the lovely setting of the English Martyrs' Church Didcot. 

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  • Vacancy for new Accompanist

    Didcot Choral Society seeks a new accompanist from Tuesday 6th January 2015

    Didcot Choral Society rehearses on Tuesdays from 7:30pm to 9:30pm at St Peter's Church, Newlands Avenue, OX11 8PX. The church is within walking distance of Didcot Parkway railway station and around fifteen minutes away from Oxford railway station via train.

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  • Successful Quiz Night

    Many thanks to all who helped make our Quiz Night last week a great success.  We raised a lot of money to go toward the choir's funds and we would like to say a special thank you to:

    Alison Loader and Margaret Ackroyd for all their organisational skills
    Alison Lane for another superb quiz
    June Thomson and Margaret Leishman for running the extremely successful raffle
    and lastly to all our superb soup makers for their fantastic soups.

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  • Quiz Night

    Do not forget that our world famous (well Didcot/Hagbourne famous) Quiz Night will be happening on Friday 10th October, 7.30pm in Hagbourne Village Hall. (Doors open 7pm)

    Not only will we have an excellent quiz produced by our Chair, Alison Lane, but there is the highlight of the evening of our homemade soup and cheese supper supper.

    Teams: 6-8 people, but you do not need a full team to buy a ticket, we can allocate you to a team on the night.

     

    Tickets are available from Alison Lane - 07915 094842

    Please bring you own drinks and glassware.

     

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