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Proms & Prosecco in the Park

News has just been released that Newport (Salop) & District Male Voice Choir will be one of the local acts appearing at the Proms & Prosecco in the Park event at Chetwynd Deer Park, just outside Newport on Saturday 8 September 2018. Proms & Prosecco in the Park is promoted by Fizz Festivals, and was a […]

Concert at Trinity Church, TF10, on 11 May 2018

Our performances at Trinity Church have now become a regular annual event, and we always look forward to them. Trinity Church are great friends of our choir, as we hold our Monday night practices there, so we are quite at home in the venue. Our choir sang its way through a varied programme, which included […]

Concert with Severn Harmony at Cosy Hall, TF10

On Friday 27 April our choir were joined by the barber shop singing ladies of Severn Harmony, under the direction of Monica Funnell, for a concert in our home town. What a wonderful evening it was! Newport  & District Male Voice Choir were in top form as we sang our way through a varied programme […]

Joint Concert with Much Wenlock Male Voice Choir

On Saturday 10 March our choir joined forces with our good friends Much Wenlock Male Voice Choir for a lively evening of song at Holy Trinity Church, Much Wenlock, Shropshire. Our two choirs are well acquainted with one another, as Vivian Redfern, our esteemed Musical Director, is also accompanist to Much Wenlock MVC.  The choirs […]

Newport (Salop) & District Choir MVC Singing Day, 24 February 2018

Singing Day is always an important date in the calendar of our choir. Not only do choir members get the chance to spend a longer time in one another’s company, enjoying an extended period singing together, but we also hope that we will be joined by some non-members, to sing with us and maybe decide […]

Concert at St Peter, Edgmond on 16 February 2018

Although Edgmond lies only a few miles from our home town of Newport, Shropshire, it was some years since our choir last had the pleasure of performing a concert there, so it was with great pleasure that we gave our first performance of 2018 in this lovely church. In front of a rather small gathering, […]

Christmas Concert, 15 December 2017

St Nicholas Church in Newport, TF10 was filled close to capacity on 15 December, the large audience having gathered to join our choir and our friends the Codsall Singers, for our annual Christmas Concert. This  event has an enduring appeal to the people of our home town, and once again a good time was had […]

Severn Hospice Lights of Love Service, 3 December 2017

Once again, this year we were invited by Severn Hospice to perform at their annual  Lights of Love service, in St Chad’s Church, Shrewsbury, and we were delighted to accept the invitation. As is normally the case, there were two services held during the afternoon, and a large audience was present for both services. Our […]

Concert at St Michael & All Angels Church, Loppington

On  25 November our choir performed in the lovely Norman church at Loppington, Shropshire, in an performance billed as An Evening with Newport Male Voice Choir. Also performing was opera singer Cathy Benson, from nearby Burlton. We sang a mixed programme of songs, encompassing pieces such as the famous Welsh hymn Llanfair, Howard Goodall’s setting […]

Concert at Moreton Millenium Community Centre

On 18 November we made the very short journey to Moreton, to perform a programme of songs at this very well appointed venue. There was a decent turnout for the occasion, and our choir was in very good form as they sang their way through the evening. This, our second performance at this venue, was very […]