Chorus warmly welcomes new singing members. We rehearse on
Saturday afternoons in Northallerton Methodist Church Hall (in the
centre of Northallerton) from 2pm to 5pm, with a break in the
Access to the Hall is along the passageway to the right of the church
and through the double doors on the left.
along and see if you enjoy singing
with us. If you do and decide to stay, there is an annual
which is currently £80
(£70 if over 60 years old; free for students in full-time
education and people who are unemployed). Subscriptions
become due immediately after the
October and should be paid by the time of the first concert of the
season (usually at the end of November). There is a penalty
additional £5 on payments made after December. A reduced rate
available for those who join part way through a year.
After a few
will be invited to attend a simple audition on a Saturday afternoon
prior to the normal rehearsal time. The only people present
will be yourself, our Accompanist and our Principal Conductor.
be asked to sing some scales and to sing a short piece of music of your
own choice appropriate to your voice. Whilst it is desirable
members to have some sight reading experience, sight reading does not
form part of the audition.
can be hired for a small fee or bought through the Chorus. If
you have your own music, please check in advance that it is a suitable
edition. Please bring a soft pencil with you to rehearsals.
are encouraged to sell concert tickets to friends and family.
of interest to current members are posted on the
more information about membership, please contact:
"... a chorus of singers
clearly enjoying themselves."
(Darlington and Stockton Times, 2007)