IT WAS 50 YEARS AGO TODAY - Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Choir
SCRATCH CHOIR & CONCERT
BEEHIVE INN, 67 ALBION RD, SK22 3EY
MORNING REHEARSAL: 10-1 AFTERNOON REHEARSAL: 2-5 EVENING CONCERT: 7-8ISH
Tickets available from Priscilla’s Hallmark Cards, Market Street, or online here:
Join a choir for the day, to rehearse and perform a selection of songs from the ground breaking Beatles’ album Sgt. Pepper plus other well-known songs from the era. As a choir, you will learn distributed material from scratch, rehearsed during the day by choral director Eleanor Mottershead with piano accompaniment from Tim Mottershead - and you will perform to a live audience the same evening!
Tim Mottershead has been a professional musician since 1987. He is a pianist & piano teacher, composer, & writer, with a long list of engagements around the UK, students, compositions, & publications. Awards include first prize at the 2000 Buxton Fringe Festival, & nominations for two awards in 2008. Eleanor Mottershead is a recent music theatre graduate. She is a vocal coach, singer, & actor. She already has numerous theatre & vocal credits, and runs the ‘Let’s Sing Choir’ which has previously appeared at number of events including New Mills Christmas Lights and New Mills Carnival.
Tickets: participants (rehearsals, materials, + performance)
Full price: £22.50 (early bird discount) £25 on the day
Concession: £18 (early bird discount) £20 on the day
Additional siblings: £15 (early bird discount) £18 on the day
To attend performance only FREE but with donations to the Festival.
Book early to save money (!) and learn the distributed material in advance in conjunction with a Soundcloud account.
Informal enquiries: firstname.lastname@example.org