The 2015 season is upon us, so the carol books are packed away and the piles of Christmas music can be filed into the cabinet for another 11 months. As … Read More
Big enough to cope, small enough to care…
It’s bit of a corny phrase, which I’ve seen on company vehicles driving around the roads but it got me thinking about our choir… Last night we were singing in … Read More
Big Furry Animals and good quality pens…
As ever, Grosvenor hits the ground running and this season has been no exception… My weekly routine is pretty much set for the next ten months as the Monday night … Read More
Another busy choral year draws to a close and we had a packed last quarter – taking part in a live national television broadcast, a concert in Antrim, a ‘Grosvenor’ … Read More
We like to put ourselves through these things…
Well today saw the culmination of a lot of our recent work at rehearsals with what was effectively the Northern Ireland section of the auditions for this year’s BBC Choir … Read More
Away He Goes…
As these things usually come (and go) in threes, i’m referring to Father Christmas, one of my illustrious Tenor compatriots and our very own Valentino Rossi… As ever, the busy … Read More
The snow hasn’t stopped us this year…
Last week the lights went out…this week we raised the roof…next week we’re broadcasting live to the nation! Just your average December packed full of engagements with Grosvenor… Last week … Read More
Happy Birthday to Us!
Grosvenor reached adulthood this week and now, at the grand old age of 18, we’re just home from celebrating with cups of tea, sandwiches and a few cream scones… teenagers … Read More
Here comes the summer!
The choir agm is upon us once again, meaning our singing year is almost over once again – time flies as ever! The last couple of months have been great … Read More
And just how do you follow that?
Well – how many times have you watched the coverage of the Royal Wedding? Once just wasn’t enough, surely? Never mind the fashion (and even some of the dodgy millinery!) … Read More