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About Maelstrom

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

Maelstrom is our All Male 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 second and fourth Monday of every month 7.00 pm – 9.15 pm.

Wesley Hall Central Methodist Church
Feilden Street
Blackburn
BB2 1LQ

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News

SUMMER SENSATION!
Published: 8 Jul 2018

HOT HOT HOT!

On one of the hottest nights of the summer our Summer Concert was a sizzler!

Singing to a full house all four choirs gave confident competent performances to a rapt audience. Starting with Maelstrom who crooned and musically caressed the audience into the evening, confidently showcasing a wide range of tempo and styles. Followed by Decibelles whose performance out shone their sparkly outfits  The Rose and Yellow Leaves were particular highlights in a very polished performance.  Next up Vocalise the ever growing Youth choir who never fail to win the hearts of the audience. Ably lead by their sensational conductor Mathew Thomas and accompanied  by ...


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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

Wednesday 12th December 2018

Christmas dinner, Foxfields, Langho

Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th April 2019

Possible attendance at Community Choirs Gathering, Stratford – BPC or groups

2nd - 6th May 2019

Maelstrom hoping to attend the Male Voice Choral Festival, Cornwall

Saturday 11th May 2019

Possible attendance at Chester Competitive Festival of Performing Arts – BPC or groups

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