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Retirement of our accompanist, Robert Gillman

Summer Family Concert – Cranleigh Village Hall     Saturday 1st July 2017 Robert Gillman has been a wonderfully skilful, sensitive and patient accompanist for all the Surrey Hills Singing School choirs for a number of years. He has accompanied the Chamber Choir

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Open Rehearsals September 2017

SURREY HILLS SINGING SCHOOL A family of choirs from adult to child, experienced to novice – we have a choir for you! Visit our choirs during our open rehearsals in September   The Surrey Hills Singing School is a family

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EWHURST BIG DAY OUT 2015

When the Big Day Out committee approached the Surrey Hills Singing School for a choir to perform at the evening event, we knew it was the perfect platform for our young performers. An outdoor stage, microphones, sound engineers, compère, a

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Two Capacity Christmas Concerts

The two Surrey Hills Christmas Concerts delighted audiences in Cranleigh and Guildford. On Saturday 6th December in Cranleigh Baptist Church, the audience was treated to wonderful performances from all Surrey Hills Choirs, from the youngest to the most experienced. As

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Surrey Hills Summer Family Concert 2013

July saw the start of the hot weather and the doors were kept wide open to cool the full Cranleigh Village Hall on Saturday 6th July. Three of the Surrey Hills choirs performed at this concert – the Surrey Hills

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Choiroke 2013

SHYV were extremely excited to be invited to perform at the Choiroke festival again this year. Last year held at Dorking Halls, this year the festival was held in Sussex at The Hawth, Crawley, on Saturday 23rd March. Other choirs

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The Surrey Hills Christmas Concert 2012

Selling tickets wasn’t the problem – it was holding back the hordes! Tickets for families and friends sold before we’d even got the posters up, and after the Surrey Hills Chamber Choir win in the adult category of the Choir

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The Young Voices Perform with Other Choirs at the Choiroke Event in Dorking

  Choiroke is an annual choral festival run by the BRAVO Trust Fund, a charity to provide valuable funds to help support and develop performers in our area. Alternating between being staged in Sussex and Surrey, this year it was

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‘Summer Sing’ 2011 – the Surrey Hills’ Summer Holiday Singing Club.

This year’s ‘Summer Sing’ was Surrey Hills’ second youth workshop and this year attracted young people from as far afield as Horsham and Dorking. The word is obviously spreading! The workshops are designed to give young people who perhaps haven’t

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The Young Voices – Summer 2011

The Junior choir has been busy this summer, preparing not only for an outdoor festival at Hurtwood Park, but also for their summer concert at Ewhurst Baptist Church. The majority of members also signed up for the week-long summer holiday

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