Choral Workshop Day 2018

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Some further details

Choral Workshop led by David Pipe.
Join us for a choral workshop, exploring and learning some of the great choruses from the world of opera, from the familiar to the less well-known, including the Triumphal Chorus’ from Äida, ‘Anvil Chorus’ from Il Trovatore, and the ‘Coronation Chorus’ from Boris Godunow.
Singers of all ages and abilities are welcome. Under18s must be accompanied by their parent or guardian, who must remain present to act as chaperone at all times.

There will be an informal concert for friends and family at 4pm.

Booking fee includes score hire.
We will be using the Adler edition of Famous Opera Choruses (pub. by Schirmer)

Timetable for the day:
9.30 Registration and complimentary refreshments

10.00 Warm up and 1st session

11.30 Break

12.00 2nd session

1.00 Lunch break (bring a packed lunch)

2.00 3rd session

3.30 Break

4.00 Performance

Places are limited so book early to avoid disappointment.

Tea/coffee/squash and cake will be available for a small charge.
Water will be available all day.

We recommend you bring a packed lunch with you as Millthorpe School is a twenty minute walk from York City Centre. It is a ten minute walk from Bishopthorpe Road where there are local shops. There are also a few cafes but these get very busy on a Saturday lunchtime.

 About the venue:
Millthorpe School is accessible on foot via both Nunthorpe Avenue (off Scarcroft Road), and Philadelphia Terrace (off Albermarle Road). The school is a five minute walk from Blossom Street which has bus stops for most major routes. There are Park and Ride Bus services operating in York. The school is approximately 1 mile from York Railway Station.

There is limited parking available at Millthorpe School. If you are driving please enter via Philadelphia Terrace. Do not enter the site by car via Nunthorpe Avenue.

For more information visit our website, email or call Irene Plaistowe on 01759 304183