Article in Lancashire Life featuring the musical director of Blackburn People's Choir. To read about Jeff Borradaile's choirs please click this news link
Return of Maelstrom
Decibelles to attend Return to the Coast (Terug naar de Kost) choir festival at Scheveningen, hosted by Dutch choir Luscinia
Fifth Monday in the month – Maelstrom rehearsal
Decibelles to attend Chorley Live, Primrose Gardens, Fleet St, Chorley PR7 2EE. Meet 8.45 pm for 9.00 pm start
Christmas Music Workshop – open to all Jeff’s choirs.
Witton City Learning Centre, Buncer Lane, Blackburn BB2 6TD, 9.30 am – 3.30pm. This is not the school, use the bottom gate.
Charge will be £5
BPC to attend the Isle of Man Festival of Choirs
Trip to the Barcelona Advent Singing festival.
Christmas dinner- Foxfields, Langho.
Christmas concert at Holy Souls RC Church, Whalley New Rd, Blackburn. BB1 9BE
Meet 6.45 pm for 7.30 pm start
Possible town centre sing, with Vocalise morning
Lancashire Sings Christmas (limited numbers to include a few voices from Vocalise) rehearsal and sound check 5.30 pm, BBC Radio Lancashire, Darwen St, Blackburn. On air 7.00 – 8.00 pm.
Last rehearsal for BPC before Christmas
Possible town centre sing, with Vocalise
Return of Decibelles after Christmas
Return of BPC after Christmas
Retro Workshop – Singing Old Songs: for all Jeff’s choirs, 10.00 am – 3.30 pm, Brockholes Nature Reserve, Preston New Rd, Samlesbury, PR5 0AG.
Tickets at rehearsals, price to be confirmed
Residential weekend, Prince of Wales Hotel, Lord St, Southport PR8 1JS.
Maelstrom and Decibelles to attend the Hazel Grove Musical Festival, Stockport
Maelstrom and Decibelles to sing at St Cuthbert’s church, Earnsdale Rd, Darwen BB3 1QJ. Start 7.30 pm, meet 6.45 pm.
An Evening of Brass and Voices – the National Association of Choirs centenary conference concert, King George’s Hall, BPC and Vocalise with Rossendale, Colne and Nelson choirs and the 2nd Rossendale Scout Band.
Afternoon rehearsal, concert starts 7.30 pm. Tickets when available from www.kinggeorgeshall.com, £10, accompanied under 16s free. In aid of East Lancashire Hospice.
National Association of Choirs centenary conference concert, King George’s Hall, with Rossendale and Nelson choirs and Blackburn and Darwen brass band. All details to be confirmed
A community choir based in Blackburn, Lancashire. We welcome anyone who simply enjoys singing.
We are an enthusiastic group of around 95 members of all ages. Under the leadership of our inspirational musical director, Jeff Borradaile, we sing an exciting range of songs, all a cappella. No audition! We perform to a high standard at events throughout the year, and welcome experienced singers to become involved and encourage those who may be new to choral singing.
We meet every Thursday, 7.00 pm – 9.30 pm.
Wesley Hall Central Methodist Church