Music for Christmas 2011

Music for Christmas

Singing by the War Memorial

We were at Manchester Christmas Markets on Sunday 11th December, between 4 – 6pm, to raise money for Christies Hospital and the Autistic Society Greater Manchester Area. Setting up by the War Memorial we gathered quite a crowd, particularly in the early part of the set – in total we raised £250 for our charities!

When: Sunday 11th December, 4 – 6pm

Where:  St Anne’s Square, Manchester, next to the War Memorial.

What:  Lovely carol singing, in aid of Christies Hospital and the Autistic Society.

Chorley Methodist Church Christmas Tree Festival

Full of the Christmas Spirit we were ready for our concert at Chorley Methodist Church on 17th December, 19.30pm. As part of their Christmas Tree Festival we performed a range of traditional carols and modern songs, with some solos and audience participation!! The church makes a spectacular setting with all their trees lit and magical atmosphere for enjoying the real Christmas spirit.

When: Saturday 17th December, 7.30pm

Where:  Chorley Methodist Church, Gillibrand Walks, Chorley, PR7 2EZ

What:  Music for Christmas, as part of the Christmas Tree Festival

Ding Dong Merrily on High, 16th cent French, harm. Wood

Vamos Pastorcitos, Trad. Puerta Rican

Winter Wonderland, F. Bernard, arr. Smith

Deck the Hall, Welsh trad. arr. Willcocks

Coventry Carol, 16th cent. English

Gaudete, 16th cent. Finnish / Swedish

Joy to the World, Lowell Mason, arr. Rutter

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