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Somercotes Choral Society gets The English Connection

At David Nieper Academy
On Sun 28th October 2018
At 7.00pm

Somercotes Choral Society's October concert is entitled The English Connection and features mainly English songs - including a tribute to the centenary of the end of World War One.
David Nieper Academy
Grange Street
Alfreton
Derbyshire
DE55 7JA
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Somercotes Choral Society’s October concert is entitled The English Connection and features mainly English songs – including a tribute to the centenary of the end of World War One.


For this concert the Society, which has been established over 60 years, is joined by Thoresby Brass Ensemble.


The concert is at 7pm on Saturday 28th October at the David Nieper Academy in Alfreton. Tickets are £8 and £4 for under 16s. They are available from Jen on 01773 789079.


Jen Adams, the Society’s Chairwoman, says: “There will be songs to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the end of World War One, English folk songs and songs by English composers from John Rutter to The Beatles. There will also be a ‘Last Night of the Proms’ section.”


The Choral Society’s Musical Director is Neil Farley of Belper and the accompanist is John Hobbs of Risley.


The choir practises at Swanwick School and Sports College, Hayes Lane, Swanwick every Tuesday evening. They welcome new members, particularly men.


Their website has more information – www.somercoteshoralsociety.co.uk



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