Only Remembered A Great Success!

The Only Remembered tribute concert to those who served in the Great War by Roots Community Singers proved a huge success with the Charles Booth centre at Thringstone packed to capacity. The choir put on an anti-war show paying tribute to the men, women and animals that served and died in the First World War […]

Only Remembered First World War Tribute Concert

Roots Community Singers mark the 100 year Armistice of the First World War this November with a unique tribute concert consisting of songs from the folk tradition, story telling and poetry all set to a back drop of evocative images reflecting the times and events of a conflict which left few unscathed and which had […]

Fabulous Young ‘Uns Workshop!

We laughed a lot, we learnt a lot! What an amazing day we had with The Young ‘Uns at Thringstone Community Centre. In spite of the awful wintery weather which still gripped the country after a week of icy blasts over 60 workshop participants braved the conditions for what turned out to be a superb […]

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Super Supper For Scarecrows!

The Newbold village Scarecrow festival was a huge success for everyone who took part.  The Friends of Newbold School organised a trail of scarecrows and provided a delicious hot supper fit for a king never mind scarecrows! The village’s community singers, ROOTS provided a superb evening of entertainment singing collectively and as individuals with many […]

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Travelling Folk At Swannington

Swannington Village Hall is the venue for a fun evening of folk music and song when it hosts The Travelling People on Saturday, 21st November. Tickets are £10 with proceeds aiding the Coleorton Volunteer group which maintains the local nature reserves.   For more information please contact Vera McDonald 01530 223456

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Soulful Songs And Summer Sunshine

Both sunshine and uplifting songs were in abundance at ROOTS Community Singers, Singing For The Soul workshop. Twenty-four enthusiastic singers joined voices in a shady garden for a day long workshop of inspiring songs and rounds under the leadership of Musical Director, Willow Songsmith. The beautiful weather enabled the whole workshop to remain outside with […]

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Singing For The Soul Harmony Workshop

Summer time and the living is easy so what better way of spending it than singing its praises in the company of like minded individuals. This laid back singing workshop takes place in a lovely Leicestershire garden surrounded by the fruits and flowers of the natural world at its seasonal best. Led by the Musical […]

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Wayfarers All – Walking Down The Sun!

ROOTS Community Singers will be taking their music to the by-ways of the Midlands this summer in support of an exciting new initiative to celebrate the momentous achievement which is the National Forest. Wayfarers All is the title of an album of original music and song which is in the process of being compiled by Mark […]

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