Leader / Baton: Nickie Williams & Ian James
Year Choir was Formed: 1979
Rehearsals: Monday 7.30-10.15pm
Rehearsal Venues: The Cardinal Bourne Hall, 51 Priory Street, Colchester, CO1 2QB
Music Reading Ability: No
Age Range: Adult
Time Commitment: Monday evening rehearsals and occasional sat/sun rehearsals
How Many Active Members: 52
Are Concerts Performed?: Yes
When, Generally?: We perform at various events throughout the year, roughly once every 1-2 months. Some are daytime and some are evening events.
We are a member of the 'Ladies Association of British Barbershop Singers' (LABBS) and regularly compete in their national competition. This takes place every October and is held in venues across the country from Harrogate to Bournemouth.
Free or Ticketed: Both
Are Competitions Entered?: Yes
Member of any forums?: LABBS
Who funds the choir?: The chorus members fund the chorus, alongside funding from various companies, including The Co-OP
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