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Erin Howden coaching days

Coaching sessions with Erin Howden from North Metro Chorus. On Wednesday 30th March’16, Spinnaker Chorus we welcomed the wonderful Erin Howden to coach us for the evening. Erin is Associate Director and Choreographer for North Metro Chorus, Toronto and has been a...

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Dancing with Choirs Sun. 7th Feb’16

On Sunday 7th February 2016 we performed in Wessex Heartbeat's wonderful show Dancing with Choirs at the Portsmouth Guildhall. This was the second time we had appeared in a charity show for Wessex Heartbeat, a fantastic charity whose driving ambition is to help...

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Diane Porsch and Pam Calveric Coaching Retreat Weekend 2016

Once a year Spinnaker members get together for a coaching weekend. The retreat is an opportunity for the chorus to work hard on the songs we will perform at the annual Sweet Adelines Convention in May. On the weekend of 16th/17th January we travelled to Guildford...

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Spinnaker Chorus welcomes new Musical Director

We have some very exciting news, Mr John Palmer (formerly of The Royal Harmonics chorus, Windsor) is to take over as our Musical Director in February. Current MD, Jenny Savory is standing down after 5 years directing Spinnaker, during which time the chorus has had...

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A year in the life of Spinnaker Chorus

As we say goodbye to 2015 and hello to the New Year we've been recalling all the wonderful things Spinnaker Chorus has been involved in over the past twelve months. Wow, what an awesome year it has been including wonderful  sessions with truly inspirational coaches,...

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Spinnakerettes sing carols at BBC Radio Solent

On Saturday 19th December 20 Spinnakerettes went to the studios at BBC Radio Solent in  Southampton. Sasha Twining one of the radio stations DJ's had invited us to sing Christmas carols during her morning show. We assembled in the foyer at 8.30am and started to warm...

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