We are very pleased to have held a successful choir term online this summer using Zoom. It was great to keep the choir going during lockdown and provided some much needed friendly faces and community during these difficult times. About half our choir took part, which was an achievement as I don't think any of us had even heard of, let alone used Zoom before! We overcame the technical impossibility of singing together by using emailed sheet music, individual learning tracks an
The BBC Radio Berkshire Truck visited Maidenhead on the 10 December to interview political candidates for the Maidenhead constituency. We were invited to lighten up the mood by performing one of our favourite Christmas tunes, a Jingle Bells mashup! To see more pictures, click here. #home
Our Christmas concert this year was held on the 7th December at the lovely Dorney Court Garden Centre in the afternoon. We performed a set of fun Christmas tunes outside the cafe and were very pleased with the turnout on a bitterly cold day! To see more pictures, click here. #home
We were thrilled to be asked to take part in a charity concert for the Samaritans alongside Tina May, Laurie Holloway, and other great performers. The event took place on the 23rd November at St Bernard's Catholic School in Slough with all proceeds going to support the Samaritans of Slough, Windsor & Maidenhead. All in all, it was a wonderful evening of varied performances and we even got the chance to perform with Laurie Holloway with a jazzy 'Route 66'! To see more pictures
We were excited to be invited to take part in a recording of Songs of Praise with the BBC. The recording took place in the beautiful Reading Town Hall, with the choir led by famous gospel composer Ken Burton and a guest performance by Rick Astley. To see more pictures, click here. #home
Our summer social this year was a picnic held at Taplow Court on the 4th August. Everybody brought delicious food to share and it was lovely to reminisce with everyone about the last year and look forward to the next one! #home
We held our Summer Concert 'Sixties Sizzlers' on Saturday 27th July at the United Reformed Church in Maidenhead. It was great fun with a live band supporting and choir members dressing up in outfits to match the music! To see more pictures of the evening, click here. #home
The Choir Christmas Party was held at The Cricketers in Littlewick Green on Tuesday 11th December. There was a delicious 2 course meal, drinks, singing, and general merry-making... a great way to see out the year! Click here to see more pictures of the evening. #home
Our Christmas Concert on Saturday 8th December was held once again at the lovely United Reformed Church with special guests MisSpent Ukes, with a programme of festive tunes and fun arrangements. Click here to view more pictures of the evening. #home
The Maidenhead Community Choir was delighted to hold a soul workshop and concert with former Drifters lead-singer Steve V King on July 28th.
Using repertoire from The Drifters charismatic vocalist Steve showed us how to warm-up, create an expressive performance and add some smooth moves to the song.
After the workshop we held a concert—Steve V King sang songs from the history of The Drifters, the Maidenhead Community Choir performed a few soul numbers, and they joined for