January 2013: news for members

new year 2013

Welcome to the start of another wonderful year of music!

It was good to welcome some new potential members on  Sunday 13th January at 7pm. Additional members are welcome to join us throughout the session.

Music to bring:

All Choir members should now bring copies that they have of the following to rehearsals:

  • Requiem – Mozart
  • Requiem – Faure
  • Cantique de Jean Racine – Faure
  • The Heavens are Telling – The Creation, Haydn
  • By Thee With Bliss – The Creation, Haydn


Due to the number of concerts for the remainder of the season, it is crucial that members attend rehearsals.  However, if you are unable to attend rehearsals for any reason you should speak to Mark informing him of the dates you are unable to attend. Members who are unable to attend rehearsals for a prolonged period may be asked to miss a performance.

There will be NO rehearsals on

  • Sunday 17th FebruarySince this post was first released, this has now been changed and by popular request we will now have a rehearsal on this date
  • Sunday 31st March
  • Sunday 7th April
  • Sunday 26th May

It is likely that there will be ADDITIONAL rehearsals on

  • Tuesday 28th May
  • Thursday 30th May

Concerts and other dates for your diary:

  • Thursday 21st February  – Bellshill West Church 7PM– Young Performers’ Platform. Entry £5.00 at the door
  • Sunday 24th March – Bothwell Parish Church 7PM – Evening of Scared Music . Tickets £7.00
  • Tuesday 23rd April – New Kilpatrick Church 7PM – Christian Aid Concert.
  • Friday 31st May – St Bride’s Church, Fallside Road, Bothwell – Spring Concert 7.30pm. Ticket price tbc
  • Sunday 2nd June – AGM – Bothwell  Parish Church Centre 7pm
  • Sunday August 25th – New season 2013-14 starts!
  • Malta Trip will be during the week commencing Monday 14th October
  • Christmas Concert 2013!!– Wednesday 18th December, Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, 7.30 pm