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Sheffield Philharmonic Chorus

Summary
Large high quality choir open to anyone who can sing


Description

Sheffield Philharmonic Chorus (SPC) is South Yorkshire's foremost mixed-voice choir. We have around 180 members, and perform major choral works with internationally acclaimed orchestras in Sheffield City Hall. Membership is open to anyone who can sing, and is subject to an audition. SPC is a registered charity.

We rehearse in King Edward VII School from 7pm to 9pm every Tuesday.


Who to contact

Contact Name
Anne Adams
Contact Position
Administrator
E-mail
administrator@sheffieldphil.org
Website
www.sheffieldphil.org
Twitter
https://twitter.com/SheffPhilChorus

Where to go

Name
King Edward VII Upper School
Address
Glossop Road
Sheffield
South Yorkshire
Postcode
S10 2PW
Notes

We rehearse on Tuesday evenings from 7 to 9pm, from September through to July, at King Edward VII Upper School, Glossop Road, Sheffield, S10 2PW.  Follow this link to the school’s website.

Access by car – There are two vehicle access points, from Newbould Lane and from Glossop Road. There is car parking on site; however as the Language College part of KES is also open on Tuesday evening, there will be competition for places. There is substantial street parking on Clarkhouse Rd. and other streets nearby after 6.30. Disabled access using ramps and a lift is from the town end of the site off Glossop Rd.

Access on foot / by Bus – There are numerous bus services stopping at the bus stops on the roads surrounding the school (Glossop Road, Newbould Lane and Clarkhouse Rd) and a lot of services. For details of bus routes, please go to: www.travelsouthyorkshire.com. In addition to the access points from Newbould Lane and from Glossop Road, there is pedestrian access from the city end of Clarkehouse Rd.


When is it on?

Time / Date Details
Rehearsals on Tuesdays from 19.00 to 21.15, September to June; see website for details https://sheffieldphil.org/membership-join/new-members/rehearsals
Time of day
Evening
Days
Tuesday

Inclusion Information

Wheelchair Access
Yes
Supports special needs and disabilities
No
Able to accommodate other cultures/ethnicities
Yes
Additional culture/ethnicity information
The Chorus is made up of people from a range of cultures, and all are welcome.

Other Details

Costs

Details
There is an annual membership fee. In 2019/20 this was £132. Anyone interested in joining is welcome to attend a number of rehearsals free of charge, to try us out before auditioning.
Notes

Anyone over 18 may apply to join the choir. The only criterion is the ability to sing competently; this is tested by an audition, and re-tested every three years by a re-audition.


Last Updated
30/03/2020
Keywords
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