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About Decibelles

A community choir based in Blackburn, Lancashire. We welcome anyone who simply enjoys singing.

Decibelles is our All Female Acapella Group.

Under the leadership of our 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 on the first and third Monday of every month 7.00 pm – 9.15 pm.

Wesley Hall Central Methodist Church
Feilden Street
Blackburn
BB2 1LQ

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Events happening in the area
Published: 15 Jun 2017

The Great Get Together

Big neighbourhood celebrations will be taking place all over the borough in June as part of an exciting national project.

This summer, on June 16 to 18, the biggest neighbourhood celebrations since the Jubilee street parties are being organised. It’s called The Great Get Together and everyone in Blackburn and Darwen can be a part of it.

The events are inviting people to get together with their neighbours to share food and celebrate all that we hold in common. It ...


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Maelstrom Goes Live in Cornwall!
Published: 30 Apr 2017

Our fabulous men's group Maelstrom are showing Cornwall a taste of Lancashire.  They are taking part in the Cornwall International Choral Festival and have been streaming live from a performance at Falmouth Maritime Museum.

 

Listen to the performance here


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The Maelstrom boys are off to Cornwall
Published: 26 Apr 2017

After three gruelling months of extra rehearsals Maelstrom are of to the Cornwall International Choral Festival. We have put together a great programme of songs which include "Sing your way home" by Antonin Dvorak which cleverly segues into the "Goin' Home" tune, "Run around Sue" with Jeff doing his impression of Dell Shannon and "Every time we say goodbye" arranged by our good friend David King. We have four concerts. Eden project, Pendennis Castle, Porthleven Methodist Chapel, National Maritime Museum Falmouth and much beer and busking! We will post loads of pics and videos on our Facebook page so watch and wish us luck.


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Events

Monday 3 July 2017

Rehearsal

Thursday 6 July

Concert for BPC, Decibelles, Maelstrom and Vocalise, 7.30 pm, Holy Trinity Church, Mount Pleasant, Blackburn BB1 5BN.

Meet 6.30 or earlier.

Directions from Wesley Hall

Monday 7 August 2017

No rehearsal

Monday 21 August 2017

No rehearsal

Saturday 7 Oct 2017

Christmas music joint workshop for all Jeff’s choirs, 10.00 am – 3.30 pm Wesley Hall, Feilden St, Blackburn BB2 1 LQ.  There will be a £5 charge to cover costs.

Wednesday 13 December 2017

Christmas dinner, Samlesbury Hall

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