Are you looking for a fun and informal choir that sing songs from 1950s to the present day? Have you ever wanted to gain confidence with your singing and learn how to sing in harmony? Then The Woolpack Studios Choir is for you!
No experience needed – just a love of good music and enthusiasm! We sing interesting and soulful versions of popular songs from the world of rock, pop and soul.
Artists whose songs we have covered in the past include: Nina Simone; Ultravox; Carole King; Lenny Kravitz; Erasure; The Beatles; Foo Fighters; Beach Boys; Erma Franklin; Primal Scream; Elbow; Stray Cats; Michael Jackson; Yazoo; Joe Cocker; Joni Mitchell and many more!
The choir is led by us, Richard and Jen, and we write the arrangements ourselves… have a listen below! Between us we have many years of experience in leading community music workshops, writing, arranging and performing music. We believe that music is for everyone to enjoy and that singing is excellent for the soul.
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 07956 205151 for more info – or just turn up!
REHEARSALS THIS TERM:
MAY 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd
JUNE 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th
JULY 4th, 11th, 18th
JUNE 21st at St Edmunds Roundhay (for Wheatfields Hospice) timings TBC
JULY 18th at Woolpack Studios Summer Choir Festival timings TBC
£6.50per week pay as you go – please bring exact money with you where possible
£66for whole term payment upfront (£6 per week)
OR pay by BANK TRANSFER to
Woolpack Studios, account number 32322697, sort code 05 06 61
CHASING RAINBOWS practice tracks
LOW WITH LEAD
JANUARY – APRIL 2019
YOU’RE GOOD FOR ME practice tracks
Please note that there are a few bars where the audio recording differs from the score for Harmony 2 due to editing out unisons during transcribing- bars 24-25, 39-40, 60-61, 73-74- the score is correct
I GOT YOU BABE practice tracks
ALL PARTS A CAPPELLA
CYNDI LAUPER – Time After Time (3 part harmony a cappella)
ARETHA FRANKLIN and GEORGE MICHAEL – I Knew You Were Waiting For Me (4+5 part harmony a cappella)
LEAD MEN (Low)
JONI MITCHELL – River (4 part harmony a cappella arr. Jennifer Pugh)
BRAIN DAMAGE / ECLIPSE – Pink Floyd (arr. Richard Sabey)
Please note that this song will be performed with our Rock Orchestra