Spring Concert 2019

Ruddington Choral Society’s Spring concert on Saturday May 18th was, as promised in the pre-concert advertising, a highlight not only of their year but of the wider Nottinghamshire choral scene. St Mary’s in the Lace Market was filled to capacity as five hundred singers, musicians and audience gathered for a glorious performance of Mendelssohn’s much[…]

Our Visit to Calamity Jane

At the end of February a group of us went to the Nottingham Girls’ High School Theatre, ‘The Space’ – in itself extremely impressive!  to watch a most enjoyable production of ‘Calamity Jane’, performed by members of the West Bridgford Operatic Society. For many years this society specialised in Gilbert and Sullivan operettas, but more[…]

Thanks to Geoffrey, our wonderful Tenor

Choir members and audience alike are full of praise for the wonderful contribution made by the Tenor soloist, Geoffrey Hicking,  in our recent concert. Geoffrey brought a phenomenal richness to the pieces in which he took solo part.  Vaughan Williams’ Five Mystical Songs was sung with remarkable sensitivity and passion leaving the audience with a[…]