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Spinnaker’s triple success at BMCF

On a beautiful sunny Saturday 18th June’16 Spinnaker Chorus, Portsmouth took part in the Bournemouth Music Competitions Festival at the Pavilion Theatre. We have been preparing for this competition since early May, after coming third place at the annual Sweet...

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Spinnaker Chorus win 3rd place at SAI convention

On Saturday 7th May Spinnaker Chorus, Portsmouth took part in the annual Sweet Adeline's International Region 31 convention at The Sage in Newcastle. Taking to the stage at 12.03pm, 72 Spinnakerettes performed 2 songs, firstly a gorgeous ballad, ‘I never meant to fall...

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Nicky Salt Coaching Day

We certainly have had some fantastic coaching sessions on the lead up to this year's Sweet Adeline's International Convention. Adding to our list of awesome coaches is the wonderful Nicky Salt who is the amazing bass with the multi medal winning barbershop quartert,...

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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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