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incorporating Shrewsbury School Community Choir

On 13th March we presented cheques to the beneficiaries of our performance of Messiah last December:
Transhouse, Oswestry:
www.transhouse.info who invited any choir members to visit their bungalows;
Shrewsbury Street Pastors:
www.shrewsbury.streetpastors.org.uk ;
Riding for the Disabled
- Cavalier Centre, Much Wenlock

http://cavaliercentre.org/about-the-project/  ;
Shrewsbury Abbey Organ Appeal.

THIS SEASON

REHEARSAL SCHEDULE for SPRING 2017

Main Choir Rehearsals for
St John Passion

All rehearsals unless stated otherwise are in the Maidment,
NB No refreshments after 20 March
- see Rehearsals page and Calendar for details


We will perform Bach's St John Passion on April 22 in Shrewsbury Abbey
- Tickets available from Ticketsource (but you will pay a booking fee), Theatre Severn and OMH Boxoffice, The Abbey, and Salop Sheet Music, and from Tom Taylor at rehearsals.

~ and, further ahead still, follow this up with his B minor Mass during Easter-tide 2018.


As the English Haydn Festival Chorus (by invitation and/or audition), we will be singing Michael Haydn's
C minor Requiem  in Bridgnorth on 11 June 2017


We may also perform a light summer concert later in June 2017

Welcome to the Shrewsbury School Community Choir web site

We are a friendly, non-auditioning choir aiming to perform a wide range of classical and contemporary choral works to a high standard:

  • we are able to use unrivalled reheasal and performance facilities;
  • we are led by the charismatic and highly experienced John Moore, Director of Music at Shrewsbury School;
  • we are supported by the Shrewsbury School Music Department and Orchestra;
  • we also perform with the Shrewsbury Symphony Orchestra;
  • we give at least four concerts each year, including:
    • under the Shropshire Charity Concerts banner, Handel's Messiah on 23 December in Shrewsbury Abbey to raise money for local and national good causes;
    • at a major National Festival with world class musicians

The Choir was formed in 1982 and is now some 120 strong.

Please see further information on the About Us page

Singers who would like to join are invited to contact us by clicking here or the Contact Us tab at the top