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Spinnaker bring Barbershop to Chichester University

Rehearsal night on Wednesday 6th February was a different one for Spinnaker Chorus as we took our a cappella, 4 part, Barbershop harmonies to Chichester University. The purpose of our visit was to provide a Barbershop workshop for students studying various music...

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What the Dickens Christmas show reviews

Saturday 8th December 2018 saw Spinnaker performing in our Christmas show What the Dickens at the beautiful St.Mary’s Church in Portsmouth. The story was written by our talented Chairman, Jill Cook which had a clever Spinnaker twist on the classic story by...

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Spinnaker win LABBS’18 Bronze Medal

The Ladies Association of British Barbershop Singers 2018 (LABBS) Convention took place in Harrogate on 26th-28th October. Twenty five choruses from across the U.K. took to the Convention Centre stage on Saturday. Portsmouth’s Spinnaker Chorus, contestant number 11,...

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Spinnaker sing for the BBC

Spinnaker recently took part in the BBC’s Platform to Perform event which involved choirs from across the U.K. performing on railway platforms to highlight the benefits of singing and musical activities for health. We entertained commuters and passers by at Portsmouth...

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Spinnaker welcome new Performance Coach

  We are thrilled to announce that the brilliant Katrina Nutland has joined the Spinnaker team as our resident Performance Coach. Kat, who studied at Roehampton University gaining a BA Hons in Dance Studies, as well as a QTS from Chichester University, brings a...

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Coaching Day with Cindy Hansen

If the excitement of being voted Choir of the Year at Bournemouth Music Competitions Festival on 16th June wasnt enough Spinnakerettes showed huge dedication by attending a full day of coaching, the very next day, with the amazing talent that is, International Visual...

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