‘He who sings scares away his woes!’

Oct09

Those of us who’ve been with the choir for a while already know how beneficial singing is for us and hopefully our new members are starting to feel it too.  Singing’s not just the best fun you can have with your clothes on, it’s also scientifically proven to do us loads of good stuff too.

Here’s a few fun (but true) reasons why you need to start singing every minute of every day!  Enjoy – and have a great weekend

Click here for reasons to sing

 

 

 

 

 

We love Gareth!

Oct02

This week we’ve been enjoying Gareth Malone’s latest singing exploits with “The Naked Choir” on the BBC

We love singing a few a cappella songs as part of our set, especially when we get to sing in amazing spaces such as All Saints Church.  We’ll be there for our end of term gig on Saturday 12th December… so come on down!
If you missed “The Naked Choir”  you can check it out here..
Here’s what the Guardian has to say about it – NB spoiler alert, don’t read if you’re going to watch the show!

Summer gigs

May01

We can now confirm we have two amazing places for our end of term charity concerts!

Tickets will be on sale next week.

This is a chance for the choirs to show off all of the hard work they have put in over the term. They sing their socks off with a superb set of pop, soul and gospel classics to raise funds and awareness for local charities.

The Hassocks choir will be singing in the beautiful Holy Trinity church in Hurstpierpoint on Sunday 12th July. Doors open at 6pm and show starts at 6.30pm:

The Brighton choir will be singing in the wonderful Old Market in Hove on Saturday 11th July. Doors open 7pm and show starts at 7.30pm.

 

Happy 2015 everyone

Jan07

We couldn’t have asked for a better end to 2014 than our amazing Christmas concert, well done everyone!

Here’s wishing everybody a great start to the new year. We will be back after a little break for more wonderful singing fun :)

Here are the dates for next term for our two fantastic choirs. If you’d like to sign up for a free taster session then please just pop us a quick email letting us know which choir you’d like to join:

soulofthecitychoir@live.com

 

 

Paddle Round the Pier – TOMORROW!

Jul04

Couldn’t resist going to have a little look at the Paddle Round the Pier festival being constructed this morning..

 SO exciting that SOTCC gets to perform there on both days and we’d love to see as many of you there as possible – Hassocks are on at 12pm on Saturday and Brighton 12pm on Sunday!! Come see us perform at lunch and stick around for the days festivities, there is just so much to do and see!

This is a great opportunity to see us warm up for our fantastic end of term performances, tickets available here -

Hassocks tickets – http://www.wegottickets.com/event/277026

Brighton tickets – http://www.theoldmarket.com/ai1ec_event/soul-of-the-city-choir-2/?instance_id=

See you there :-)

SOTCC at Paddle Round the Pier Festival

Jun24

Our first performance of the Summer is nearly upon us – the weekend of the 5th/6th July sees Soul of the City Choir performing at the fabulous beach festival Paddle Round The Pier! We’ll be on at 11am both days so please pop along and see us if you can! An event run by volunteers and all proceeds going to charity, Paddle is a fantastic opportunity to raise money for good deeds whilst seeing some fab acts.

Come down and support us over this fun festival weekend!

Click here for a snippet of what we were up to last year..

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Brighton summer gig tickets now on sale!!

Jun06

Brighton Summer Concert tickets are now on sale!! Click on the poster above to go through to The Old Market’s ticket site or visit the venue in person. Please save the date, tell your friends, family and colleagues to join us in celebrating the end of our choir term and year!!

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Hassocks Summer Concert

May30

Our Hassocks summer term concert at the Holy Trinity Church is now booked and all ready to go and we are VERY excited to release our online tickets for you all! Click on the picture below to go to the ticket site and tell you friends, family and colleagues to start grabbing them..

It’s going to be a fantastic end to a fantastic term and we’d love to have as many as you there as possible!

Hassocks paper tickets will be released as soon as they’re ready and the Brighton gig tickets at The Old Market will be available in the next week or so.

Saturday 19th July for the Hassocks Choir and Sunday 20th July for the Brighton Choir. Keep these dates free and let’s celebrate the end of this choir year in style :-)

Human Pyramids!!

May16

This Saturday night saw our SOTCC group singing alongside the amazing Human Pyramids as part of The Great Escape festival! It was just amazing! They did us proud and we couldn’t be happier with how it went! Here are a few beautiful photos and a snippet of video. Enjoy..

Here is a link to the video – Human Pyramids

Oh and here is where to buy Human Pyramids album http://humanpyramids.bandcamp.com/ :-)

Enjoy the sunny weekend!

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Human Pyramids

May09

Last week the SOTC Choir were approached by the wonderful Human Pyramids to join them on stage THIS weekend as part of Brighton’s The Great Escape Festival and of COURSE we had to say yes!

A bold group of our singers from both the Brighton and Hassocks choirs are due to sing at St Mary’s Church, BN2 1PR in Kemp Town on Saturday 9pm. If you have yourself a TGE ticket please go along and support them – it’s going to be fab!

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