Treorchy Male Voice Choir in Knighton May 26th 2012
Sat 26th May 2012
Our BIG event for the year with this famous and popular choir helping us to raise money for local, national and international charities.
What a very special evening this was. Nearly 400 people from far and wide ( even one from America!) came to see this wonderful Choir produce a night of beautiful music, joined by mezzo soprano Kate Woolveridge. The concert programme can be seen at:
People were queuing from 6.30 and by 7pm, when we were able to open the doors, the queue was quite long!! There was a very good atmosphere all night, with the bar providing drinks on what turned out to be a very warm evening, and Tony Good providing tea coffees and Icecreams at interval - the latter of which were in high demand as you can imagine......
The Choir did their premier performance of Adiemus and presented a certificate to the father of Tenor Dean Powell for services to the choir and the community of Treorchy. There was a great balance of music and humour, as the MC Gareth told stories of the travels of the Choir around the world and in the UK. Kate gave a number of stunning performances, at times joined by baritone Ray Daniels. Overall it was a very enjoyable evening and one we hope to repeat in the not too distant future. And we raised over