WNO Community Chorus North NWIMF Festival Chorus

Summer / Autumn 2017
Application Form

    Summary

    www.wno.org.uk/community-chorus #WNOcommchorus Registration is now open for our next WNO Community Chorus adventure. WNO Community Chorus is not a set group of singers; each WNO Community Chorus performance will have a new sign-up process. Recruitment will either be non-auditioned or auditioned depending on the nature of the final performance. We are now recruiting a Venue Cymru, Llandudno based WNO Community Chorus to perform as the North Wales International Music Festival Chorus in a Magnificat concert as part of the North Wales International Music Festival. The repertoire will include Bach Magnificat in D, William Mathias Magnificat and two Welsh premières - young British composer Oliver Tarney’s Magnificat and Magnificat by the Royal and Welsh composer Paul Mealor. WNO Community Chorus North will be performing alongside: • NEW (North East Wales) Sinfonia conducted by Robert Guy • Welsh National Opera soloists The concert is on Sunday 24 September, 7pm at St Asaph Cathedral, St Asaph during the middle weekend of the North Wales International Music Festival. The sign-up for this WNO Community Chorus North will be non-auditioned but please see the requirements below. Members will be required to commit to and attend a series of rehearsals starting Sunday 14 May 2017. Rehearsals will be led by WNO Community North Chorus Team.

    Requirements

    In order to apply for WNO Community Chorus on this occasion you need to be: • aged 18 or over • committed to the majority of Sunday evening rehearsals at Venue Cymru, Llandudno as per schedule • be fully committed for the full weekend of the performance Saturday 23 (daytime) & Sunday 24 September (daytime & evening). The cost to be part of this WNO Community Chorus North is £30 per singer. Details of how to pay will be confirmed post application. Should this fee be a cause for any concern, please contact WNO Community Chorus North Manager Sioned Foulkes at sioned.foulkes@wno.org.uk

    Rehearsal and Performance Dates

    May 2017 Sunday 14 5.30pm-8pm Venue Cymru, Llandudno Sunday 21 5.30pm-8pm Venue Cymru, Llandudno Sunday 28 5.30pm-8pm Venue Cymru, Llandudno June 2017 Sunday 4 5.30pm-8pm Venue Cymru, Llandudno Sunday 11 5.30pm-8pm Venue Cymru, Llandudno Sunday 18 5.30pm-8pm Venue Cymru, Llandudno Sunday 25 5.30pm-8pm Venue Cymru, Llandudno July 2017 Sunday 2 5.30pm-8pm Venue Cymru, Llandudno Sunday 9 5.30pm-8pm Venue Cymru, Llandudno Sunday 16 5.30pm-8pm Venue Cymru, Llandudno Sunday 23 5.30pm-8pm Venue Cymru, Llandudno Sunday 30 5.30pm-8pm Venue Cymru, Llandudno August 2017 No Rehearsals Sunday 6,13 & 20 Sunday 27 5.30pm-8pm Venue Cymru, Llandudno September 2017 Sunday 3 5.30pm-8pm Venue Cymru, Llandudno Sunday 10 5.30pm-8pm Venue Cymru, Llandudno Sunday 17 5.30pm-8pm Venue Cymru, Llandudno Saturday 23 daytime tbc Sunday 24 pm St Asaph Cathedral, St Asaph 7pm PERFORMANCE