Annual Concert 2018
The highlight of each season is the Choir's Annual Concert, in association with Wrightbus, which takes place in Spring and is held in The Braid Arts Centre in Ballymena. The Choir performs a selection of pieces from it's large repertoire, and every year invites guest artistes from the music scene to entertain the audience.
This year's Concerts were held on Friday 23rd and Saturday 24th March 2018 at 8.00pm. The programme included songs such as Carrickfergus, Hallelujah, Can You Feel The Love Tonight, Is This The Way to Amarillo, Those Magnificant Men in their Flying Machines, The Sloop John B, You'll Never Walk Alone, When I Survey, to the tune Morte Christo, In Christ Alone and others.
This year we were delighted to welcome back Clover Watts, Mezzo soprano, from Lurgan as our guest artiste, this year accompanied by Sam Murray. Clover hails originally from Jamaica, and she last performed at our Annual Concert in 2014.
The dates for the 2019 Annual Concerts have now been booked so mark Friday 29th and Saturday 30th March 2019 in your diary for next year.
This years concert also raised over £1400 for Diabetes Research.
A DVD of our Annual Concert Performance on 23rd March 2018 is available at a cost of £8 plus P&P.
Our CD, "Hearts and Voices" was launched at our last Annual Concert is still available and copies can be obtained from Choir Members or the Braid Theatre Box Office, price £10.00
Tickets will be available from the Braid Centre Box Office or choir members