ECS Singers - an inclusive community choir!

ECS is a choir made up of 40 sopranos, 30 altos, 10 basses and 10 tenors and has musical team which include leader, Simon Thompson, assistant Tim Heywood, accompanists Mike Beard and Louise Strickland. In addition, for concerts, they are joined by Ian Abbot and Martin Roscoe (guitar) and Paul Mountain (drums).

 

We rehearse at West Bridgford Methodist Church, Musters Road, West Bridgford
Nottingham, NG2 7PQ and support Autism East Midlands. This year we have raised £4000 since Septemmber for AEM.

 

Recent concerts include a collaboration at WBMC with West Bridgford Social Singers performing songs together from 'Les Mis' and Queen. We boarded the singing train to Cromford and had a fantastic day!

 

 

Saturday July 6th                                Residential, North Notts,                               West Retford Hotel                                      Concerts at Thoresby and Papplewick

Saturday July 27th                             Beeston Methodist Church                          7.30pm

 

 

Rehearsals

 

We attract 70 singers each week and have a nice balance between a warm-up, songs we know well, new songs and a very short break. Lou leads a pre-rehearsal with altos and Mike works with the men from 7.15-7.45pm. The full rehearsal starts at 7.45pm.

 

Social

 

We have three social events, one in each term, at restaurants and bars. We have an annual residential trip. This year it was Bakewell and next year Retford. We also performed on the singing trai to Cromford  in May 2019.

 

Uniform

 

Our choir have smart short sleeved blouses/shirts and optional fleeces and coats.

 

 

So we are enjoying ourselves and getting better and better!

 

 

 

Email simonthompson62a@gmail.com if interested for more information

 

 

 

We are located at:

We are located at venues in Beeston, Sherwood and West Bridgford - see events on home page

Contact us today!

If you have any queries or wish to make an appointment, please contact us:

07843379357

or by email:

simonthompson62a@gmail.com

 

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