Isle of Wight Children’s Choir
The new Isle of Wight Children’s Choir is to have its first rehearsal on Saturday 30th March (11.30 -12.30) at All Saints’ Church, Ryde. Membership of the choir is open to all children aged 7 – 10. Boys and girls interested in joining this new choir should come to the first rehearsal on 30th March (refreshments provided) at All Saints’ Church arriving at 11.15.
As part of a musical outreach project, funded by All Saints’ Church, the IoW Children’s Choir will first be participating in the Isle of Wight Schools’ Service at the church on the 22nd June.
Director of Music at All Saints’, Andrew Cooper, says “It is exciting to be setting up a community children’s choir based at the church”. Michael Stevenson (former Director of Music at Kings College Choir School, Cambridge) is to be running the children’s choir. Andrew continues “We are very fortunate in having secured the services of Michael Stevenson who has directed many choirs, several of which have won awards and given concerts abroad”.
Choir information – Saturday rehearsal: 11.30 – 12.30 at All Saints’ Church, Queen’s Road, Ryde PO33 3AF. Rehearsals Schedule: 30th March, 27th April, 4th May, 15th June and IoW Schools’ Service 22nd June – more details to follow.