Choirs moving online – the rise of the virtual choir

virtual choirs

Like it or not, virtual choirs are rapidly becoming the norm.  As lockdowns around the UK start to ease in some form, there is no indication of when choirs might see any sense of ‘normal‘ For the majority of this Read More …

We are still recording but in a slightly different way

backing tracks

With lockdown still in full force across the UK we are having to be innovative about our product offering As our core business is recording Choirs and Schools on location, there are 2 main pre-requisites for this to work.   Read More …

How do you structure your choir?

Choir Structure

Running a Choir nowadays is a bit like running a small business.   The overall format of most choirs may not have changed over the years.   However, the ways in which choirs now communicate with their audiences and their Read More …

Planning your Choral Year – New Beginnings

Choir Recording plans

This week, all my choirs return from their Christmas festivities and ‘normal’ weekly rehearsals begin once more.  January, dominated by endless drizzle and grey skies, is usually the month to get through whilst New Year’s resolutions are attempted.  There may Read More …

It’s Christmas Time – Charity Single for Age UK

Age UK Christmas

This Christmas we have the privilege of recording a Charity Christmas Single with Age UK in Bath and NE Somerset and their choir directed by Matt Finch A few months ago I was invited to a concert at Age UK Read More …

Recording St Mary’s Church Choir in Hexham

St Marys Choir

Last weekend we travelled up to Northumberland to Record the Choir of St Mary’s Church in Hexham along with some local school choirs. Hexham, it has to be said, is quite a long way from our base in Wiltshire.  So Read More …