Cheshire Community Choirs

Description

There are 4 different choirs in Bramhall, Wilmslow, Heald Green and Alderley Edge.  We learn a variety of songs and perform at local retirement homes and festivals, and any money earned from singing is given to our chosen charities.

Service Details

Locations:
Organisation:
Cheshire Community Choirs
Service Type:
Things to Do
Website:
Age Band:
  • Adults (18+)
  • Older People (65+)
Age Range:
Generally our members are betweeen 35 - 85 as these are daytime choirs and suit retired people, but all adults are welcome.
Areas covered in Cheshire East:
  • Alderley Edge
  • Handforth
  • Poynton
  • Wilmslow
Service operates in the following neighbouring local authorities:
  • Stockport
How is the service provided?:
  • Face to face
  • Within the Community
Additional information on how service is provided:
Each session is 1.5 hours long and the first 20 minutes is a vocal warm-up including learning healthy singing techniques that help with breath support and core strength. We then learn a wide range of songs in 3 to 4 part harmony - there is no audition and teach-tracks are provided, so there is no need to read music. It is a no pressure choir; the focus is on having fun and learning to sing with friends.
Capacity of service:
No limit to numbers
Waiting List:
None
Cost:
£7 for over 60's and £8 for under 60's, per session. Paid at the beginning of each term.
Accessibility aids and support available:
  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Toilet/Changing Facilities
  • Fully Wheelchair Accessible
Easily accessible by public transport?:
Yes
Transport available to access the service (pick up and drop off)?:
No

Opening Times

Days service available:
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
Opening Times - Monday:
Opening Times - Tuesday:
10.00 - 11.30 (Heald Green); 2.00 - 3.00pm (Alderley Edge)
Opening Times - Wednesday:
2.00 - 3.30 (Wilmslow)
Opening Times - Thursday:
11.00 - 12.00 (Bramhall - choir+)
Opening Times - Friday:
2.00 - 3.30 (Bramhall)
Opening Times - Saturday:
Opening Times - Sunday:
Additional Opening Times:
3 terms per year running concurrently with school holidays.

This page was last updated on 05 July 2018

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Contact Details

Contact Name:
Kate Firth
Telephone:
07794 050591
Email:
cheshirecommunitychoirs@gmail.com