Showing posts from July, 2017

Meet the Committee

Chair: Lois Kennedy    Treasurer: Sally Chew
Society Secretary: Christine Lacy Librarian: Sue Siddall
Librarian: Jo Sutton
Friends of HCS's Secretary: Chris Wood
Concert Manager: Derek Plummer
Making Music Rep: Wendy Adams
Publicity: Clare Abbott
Catering Coordinator: Margaret Trainor
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Dates for Autumn 2017

Rehearsals in St Margaret’s Parish Centre September 4, 11, 18, 25 October 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
Rehearsals in St Margaret’s Church November 6, 13  
Concert in Church on 14 November 2017

Rehearsals in Parish Centre November 20, 27
Rehearsals in Church December 4, 11

Concert in Church on 12 December 2017

Concert with Leeds Symphony Orchestra

On Saturday, with Leeds SO and soloists, we gave a very memorable concert which, from reports reaching me so far, our audience enjoyed greatly and in which we enjoyed performing. Thank you all very much for your hard work practising and your energetic and patient perseverance through three long, demanding evenings of singing in the church this week. I hope you will feel very proud of what we achieved and of taking part in a concert that attracted and delighted a large audience. I should like to thank particularly: - Our Music Director, for his expert leadership and very thorough and careful coaching of us over many weeks , including  attracting, welcoming and supporting new singers Our Accompanist, for his tireless and supportive accompaniment and for stepping in at short notice to play for the orchestra as well, Our Chairman and Music Director for a year of painstaking  work, liaising with Leeds SO and their conductor and for leading HCS’ responses to significant changes as the plannin…