PERFORMANCE AND DIARY DATES

JUNE-DEC 2024

  • Sat 15 Jun                Blackburn Pride festival, performance around 11.15 - 11.45 am meet ot 11.00 outside M&S singing on the Town Hall Steps
  • Thu 20 June             Serpentine Gallery recording 7.00 pm - 9.30 at choir rehearsal       Setup at 6 p.m. Vocalise will meet downstairs                                                       
    Sat 22 June.             Singing in Blackburn Museum 1.00-2.00 pm meet at 12.45
  • Sun 30 June             BPC Annual concert with Decibelles, Maelstrom and Vocalise 2.30 pm at Lammack Methodist Church, Lammack Road Blackburn BB1 8LA Meet 1.30pm  Free concert, all donations will support Vocalise.
  • Sun 7 JLY                  BPC will perform at  the National Festival of Making Blackburn town centre time to be confirmed.
  • Sun 14 July.               BPC are taking part in the Sunflower Memory Garden event @ East Lancashire Hospice, Park Lee Rd, Blackburn BB2 3NY singing at 2.00 - 4.00 pm meet at 1.15
  • Thur 18 July.             Last Vocalise rehearsal before summer break
  • Fri 26 July.                Open Day for new care home Acer Lodge, Eleanor Street, Blackburn BB1 1HA singing 3.00  - 3.30 pm, meet 2.45 pm.
  • Thur 1 Aug                Last BPC rehearsal before summer break
  • Thur 29 Aug             BPC return from summer break
  • Sat 14 Sep                BPC joint concert with Ordsall Acappella singers, Gathered voices and South Lakes Acapella at Lancaster Priory, 10.30 -11.30 meet 10.00 a.m. Lancaster Priory, Priory Close, Lancaster LA1 1YZ
  • Sat  28 Sep               Honour rerquiem rehearsal 10.30 - 3.30 Lammack church, Lammack Road Blackburn BB1 8LA
  • Sat 5 Oct                   Lancashire County of Song event, Blackburn BPC, Maelstrom, Decibelles Vocalise and others.  Details to follow.
  • Sat 12 Oct                 Honour requiem rehearsal 10.30 - 3.30 Lammack church, Lammack Road Blackburn BB1 8LA
  • Sat 19 Oct                 Christmas music workshop for all Jeff's choirs 10.30 - 3.30 Lammack church, Lammack Road Blackburn BB1 8LA  cost £10.00
  • Wed 30 Oct               (Fifth Wednesday) Possible spoken word rehearsal for Honour/Requiem 6.30 - 9,30 Wesley Hall, to  be confirmed.
  • Sat 2 Nov                  Honour/Requiem rehearsal 10.30 - 3.30 pm Cartmel Priory
  • Mon 4 Nov                BPC - Mayor's Remembrance Service and concert, King George's Hall Blackburn
  • Thu 7 Nov                 Vocalise will perform at the Community Volunteer awards in King George' s Hall
  • Sun 10 Nov               Honour/Requiem Remembrance Sunday performanceat Cartmel Priory, start 2.30 pm meeting time to be confirmed, probably c 11.00 am 
  •  Thu 5-9Dec              Possible visit to Braunau-am-Inn Austria        

2025

  • Fri14-16 Feb              Residential weekend at the Cumbria Grand Hotel, Grange Over Sands
  • Fri 20 June              Possible Concert at St Hildas church, Bilsborrow Lane, Bilsborrow, PR3 0RP details to follow