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Special thanks to retiring General Secretary

Special thanks to retiring General Secretary

The Choral Society has expressed its gratitude to Alison Debenham, who stepped down as General Secretary after nine years at the Choir’s AGM on 20 September. Alison, who also served 15 years on the Committee, was presented with a bouquet of roses and a bottle of her...

‘Dramatic and confident’ Messiah performance

‘Dramatic and confident’ Messiah performance

THE PERFORMANCE of Handel's Messiah in a packed St Albans Cathedral on 21st April was vivid, dramatic and confident, writes James Francis Brown, co-artistic director of the Hertfordshire Festival of Music, in his review of the concert for the Herts Advertiser. Brown...

A cappella workshop

A cappella workshop

Members of the Choral Society enjoyed a fabulous workshop led by Scott Inglis-Kidger on Saturday 28 April. This was Scott's third visit to St Albans to work with the choir and this time he set us five elegant and challenging a cappella pieces by English composers from...

Choir in the News

Choir in the News

The Choral Society was featured on Radio Verulam 92.6 FM on 11 April 2018. An interview with our Chair, Colin Dunkerley, was broadcast as part of the St Albans “Local Life” series produced by Rob Pearman. In the interview, Colin talks to former BBC Presenter, Jill...