Rehearsal dates for 2017/2018
Wed 6 Sep 2017 at 7.00 for 7.30 pm: Mini rehearsal, AGM and Social – collect music for new season, singing followed by refreshments and AGM.
Wed 13 Sep 2017 at 7.45 pm: first full rehearsal of the new season
Wed 25 Oct 2017: there is no rehearsal this week
Wed 1 Nov 2017 at 7:45 pm: rehearsal at St Paul’s Junior school this week only.
Sat 25 Nov 2017: concert at Holy Trinity Claygate: Charpentier “Te Deum”, Handel “Ode for the birthday of Queen Anne” and Britten “Rejoice in the Lamb”.
Fri 1 Dec 2017 at 7:30 pm: Christmas social at Vera Fletcher Hall, Thames Ditton
Wed 3 Jan 2018 at 7:45 pm: first rehearsal of Spring Term
Sat 3 Feb 2018 2 pm to 4 pm: rehearsal for those singing in the Concert for Peace at Teddington Methodist Church.
Fri 9 Feb 2018 at 7:30 pm: Supper concert featuring Bob Chilcott’s “Little Jazz Mass” and social at Vera Fletcher Hall, Thames Ditton
Wed 14 Feb 2018: there is no rehearsal this week
Sat 17 Feb 2018 2 pm to 4 pm: rehearsal for those singing in the Concert for Peace at Teddington Methodist Church.
Mon 19 February from 6:30 pm: rehearsal for those singing in the Concert for Peace with the London Phoenix Orchestra at Marlborough Primary School, Draycott Avenue, Chelsea, London SW3 3AP. The nearest tube is South Kensington, about a 7 minute walk to the school. We have been asked to come at the start of the rehearsal, 6.30pm, and to allow about 1 hour.
Thurs 1 Mar 2018: London Phoenix Orchestra Concert for Peace at St John’s, Smith Square, London at 7:30 pm (nearest tube is Westminster). Several members of Ember Choral will be singing in the last movement of Beethoven’s 9th symphony, and the Kyrie, Sanctus, Pie Jesu (solo) and Libera Me from the Fauré Requiem, together with colleagues from two other local choirs. For details, see poster in Latest News post. Rehearsal for those singing on the day is at 4pm. Dress is all black – no folders needed.
Wed 21 Mar 2018 at 7:45 pm: final rehearsal of Spring Term
Sat 7 Apr 2018 10 am to 4 pm: Rachmaninov workshop (free of charge) at All Saints Church, Chestnut Avenue, Weston Green, KT10 8JZ. For part of the day, Joel has invited Irina Walters to come along and help us with the Russian language and style.
Teas and coffees will be provided, but bring your own lunch (or go to the nearby pub!) Click here for a map. Attendance for this is compulsory!
Wed 11 Apr 2018 at 7:45 pm: first rehearsal of Summer Term
Sat 16 Jun 2018: concert at St Andrew’s Surbiton: Rachmaninov “Vespers”.
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