Harmony Singing Workshop With The Young ‘Uns

Come and join Sean Cooney, David Eagle and Michael Hughes, BBC Folk award winners on this one day workshop at Thringstone Community Centre, The Green, Thringstone, Leicestershire. LE67 8NR. This laid back singing workshop is open to everyone irrespective of whether you think you can sing or not! As well as being superb musicians, the Young […]

Noon Column Walks – A Jolly Good Walk With A Difference!

During the summer of 2017 ROOTS Community Singers took their songs and music into the great outdoors to celebrate the history, folklore and the lovely countryside of the National Forest. These walks are now available as electronic downloads for everyone to enjoy! There are six walks in the series ranging from easy to moderate and […]

King’s Arms May Day Revels

once we finally had a lovely afternoon for our May Day Revels.  The weather was mainly sunny and fairly warm which made a change from preceding years when we have usually been frozen stiff or blown away. Held at the King’s Arms, this lovely old pub on Coleorton moor provided a fitting venue for a […]

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The Big Summer Sing – Oh What Perfect Day!

Very occasionally a perfect day comes along when everything seems to fall into place and all is well with the world!   The Big Summer Sing was one such day.  The sun shone from a cloudless sky, 65 singers joined in the bluegrass, gospel workshop and Australian harmony singers, Salvation Jane Reunited lead three local choirs […]

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Singers Flock to Bluegrass Singing Workshop

To be held at the historic manor house at Donnington le Heath, the bluegrass harmony singing workshop is proving a huge success with over 40 singers already signed up to take part in the event. Led by Australian harmony singers Salvation Jane Reunited, the workshop takes place on Saturday, 6 July at 2 pm. It […]

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The Fun And Frolics Of May!

We had a huge turn out for our May Day celebrations.  With Bare Bones morris dancers joining us for the first time with a fine display of border morris which is done with sticks and great gusto!  The maypole did sterling service with both adults and children joining in the fun and our community choir, […]

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The Big Summer Sing

What could be better than a warm summer evening sitting in the grounds of an ancient manor house listening to an eclectic mix of good music and wonderful harmony singing? We can’t guarantee the warmth, but we can assure you of a great evening’s entertainment when three local community choirs come together to support top […]

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What The English Don’t know About St George

Well the date for one!  A recent poll resulted in the surprising conclusion that the majority of English people are unable to correctly name the feast day of our patron saint.  (23rd April). Having just danced out with my morris side to celebrate the old warrior’s exploits here are a few interesting facts about our […]

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