PERFORMANCE AND DIARY DATES

 

  • Sat 2 Dec                 Invitation to join South Lakes Acappella for a Christmas sing at Hawkshead Christmas Market meet at the chocolte shop near the car park at 11.00 am  finish around 3pm.  To be followed by an evening concert at Carver Uniting Church, Lake Rd, WindermereLA23 2BY.  Afternoon buffet refreshments for singers (£7,50) in aid of local charity. concert starts at 6.30 pm, arrive 5.45 pm.
  • Wed 6 Dec               Christmas Dinner Foxfields Hotel. Whalley Road, Billington, Clitheroe BB7 9HY.  Arrive 7.30 for an 8.00 pm start
  • Fri 8 Dec.                  Christmas songs at Brockholes nature reserve, Preston New Road, Samlesbury PR5 0AG. Arrive 6.30 for a 7.00 pm start.  Free parking for singers.
  • Sat 9 Dec                Afternoon Christmas concert at St Michael and All Angels church. Beetham, Milnthorpe  Cumbria  LA7 7AL  with guests South Lakes Acapella Starts at 2.30 pm arrive 1.45 pm.
  • Sun 10 Dec.              BPC will sing in the Firepit Tipi , Cathedral Square, 3.30pm arrive 3.15 
  • Wed 13 Dec.            Maelstrom and Decibelles will sing at the Firepit Tipi, Cathedral Square 7.00 pm arrive 6.45 .
  • Sat 16 Dec               Christmas singing Darwen Market 10.00 am - 12.00 meet market annexe 10.00 am,  Blackburn Market 2.00 - 4.00 pm with Vocalise.  Meet market entrance Church St 2.00 pm
  • Mon 18 Dec              BBC Radio Lancashire event - Lancashire Sings Christmas, broadcast from 12.00.  Meet 10.00 am for rehearsal with Salvation Army band at BBC Radio Lancashire. limited numbers.
  • Thur 21 Dec             Last rehearsal BPC before christmas break 
  • Fri 22 Dec                Christmas concert at St Mary's RC Church, York Lane Langho BB6 8DW  :probably involving local children from the school start 7.30 pm arrive 6.45 pm

2024

  • Wed 3 Jan               Return of Wednesday groups after Christmas Break - Decibelles
  • Thu 4 Jan                Return of BPC after Christmas
  • Fri 9 -11 Feb.            Residential weekend away at the Cumbria Grand Hotel Grange over Sands confirmed
  • Fri 23 Feb                Decibelles to sing in Balshaw Court, Burlington Gardens, Leyland PR25 3EX 7.30 pm start
  • Sat 9 -10 mar.         Maelstrom will run a Saturday workshop and a Sunday concert, Carver Uniting Church, Lake Rd, Windermere LA23 2BY
  • Sun 17 Mar              Invitationfrom Gathered Voices to a Choirs Together concert 2.00 - 4.00 arrive at 1.30 pm.  The venue Much Hoole village Hall, Much Hoole PR4 4QA cost £3.00 each
  • Sat 23 Mar              Wedding at St Aidan's church, St Aidans Ave, Mill Hill, Blackburn BB2 4EA. Ceremony starts at 3.30 pm
  • Sat 20 April             BPC concert at Lytham Methodist church, 6 Park St. Lytham FY8 5LU Start at 7.30 p.m.
  • Fri 3 - 6 May            Maelstrom visit the Cornwall International Male Voice Choir Festival - confirmed
  • Sat 15 Jun                Blackburn Pride festival
  • Wed 12 -18 June      Possible visit to Alta Pusteria Festival, Northern Italy, postponed from 2020
  • Sat & Sun 6-7 JLy   Possible involvement in theFestival of Making
  • Thu 7 Nov.               Vocalise will perform at the Community Volunteer awards in King George' s Hall
  • Fri 29 Nov -2 Dec    Possible visit to Austria, or an Advent choral festival
  • OR  Fri6-9Dec          Possible visit to Austria, or an Advent choral festival