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Cherry Hinton Community Choir

Community Choir Sept 2016Cherry Hinton Community Choir  meets weekly at Cherry Hinton Baptist Church, Fishers Lane off Cherry Hinton High Street on Wednesdays in term time between 8 and 9:30pm.
The choir is open to anyone living in Cherry Hinton - there is no fee, no audition and no musical qualifications or singing expertise are required, just lots of enthusiasm for singing in a variety of genres such as pop, soul, gospel and musicals. 

Rehearsals include one warm up unison piece, one or two items of new music, one or two items which we have sung in previous years and time between songs to make and talk to friends.  In 2016 around 100 people attended at least one rehearsal with and average weekly attendance of 37.

Open rehearsal July 2015

During Spring 2017 the choir meets  from 11th January to 29th March inclusive, except 15th February when we close for half term.  We restart on April 19th.  Music to include “500 miles” and “Till the Stars fall from the sky”.

Special events include Open rehearsals at the end of each term (next one is 29th March 2017) in which family and friends can come and hear what we’ve been singing during the term, and enjoy refreshments together.  We also sing some items on Christmas Eve at the Baptist Church Carol Service at 6pm.

Previous repertoire includes: Your Love Keeps Lifting me Higher, Falling Slowly, I wish I knew How it feels to be Free, Sound of Silence, 500 Miles, Hey Jude, Take me to Higher Ground, The lion sleeps tonight; Man in mirror;  What a wonderful world; Total Praise; God Bless the Broken Road, California Dreamin, Someone like you (Adele), Mr Blue Sky, Home and Climb Every Mountain, Amarillo,Take a chance, Top of the world, Rhythm of life, Hallelujah, Defying gravity, Waterloo, Bohemian Rhapsody, Fix You, Freedom is coming, We are marching, O Happy Day, Amazing grace, Hold Back the river, How we love, Can’t help falling in love, Skyfall, Nobody does it better
Unison pieces include: Angels, La Bamba, Can you feel the love, Stars, Something inside so strong, You are loved, You raise me up, Bridge over troubled water
Christmas music includes:  Have yourself a merry, It’s the most wonderful time, Rocking around Christmas Tree, Silent Night, O Holy night, Bethlehem Rhapsody, Mary did you know, All I want for Christmas, Nutcracker Jingles

Enquiries about the choir can be emailed to: choir@ch-bc.org.uk and information is available on Facebook

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