Members

This section of the web-site contains information intended for existing members of the choir and will be updated regularly. 

Coffee break tonight! To celebrate the wonderful performance of Elijah in Hoddinott Hall yesterday. Well done everyone – and here’s looking forward to the next two performances!
Practices

There will no practice on 28th October (half term).

Elijah
Arrangements for the rest of the month:
Saturday 12th October:    14.00-17.00 Rehearsal in St David’s Cathedral, Pembrokeshire
 19.30-22.30 Performance
Saturday, 26th October:    14.00-17.00 Rehearsal in Philharmonie, Berlin (Herbert von Karajan Strasse 1, 10785 Berlin)
Sunday, 27th October:      13.00 Short practice in Phiharmonie, Berlin
Sunday, 27th October:      15.00 Performance in Philharmonie, Berlin (possibly followed by a dinner with the orchestra)
The other choirs taking part in all performances will be the Cardiff Polyphonic Choir and the Ardwyn Singers. The orchestra will be the Schöneberg Orchestra of Berlin and the conductor will be Raphael Haeger. For tickets for the performances in Wales, please see the links on the Concerts page of this website.
Dress: Men – black trousers with a formal black shirt (long sleeves) but no tie; Ladies – all black, which can consist of tops and skirts/trousers or dresses (must be full length).
Folders: Please bring black folders (or cover your copy with black)

 Concert Dates in 2019:

30th March: Mozart’s Mass in C minor and Ian Lawson’s One World Cantata, at Llandaff Cathedral

2nd June: Sunday Services at Llandaff Cathedral

13th July: Programme to include Puccini’s Messa di Gloria, at Llandaff Cathedral

23rd July: Choral Music at Welsh Proms, St Davids Hall, Cardiff

6th October: Mendelssohn’s Elijah in Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff

12th October: Mendelssohn’s Elijah in St Davids Cathedral, Pembrokeshire

27th October: Mendelssohn’s Elijah in Philharmonie Hall, Berlin

14th December: Christmas concert at Llandaff Cathedral

LCCS Committee. For the 2019-20 year, members of the committee are:

Caroline Lynch-Blosse (Deputy Chairman), Richard Clements (Secretary), Sonia Liggett (Treasurer), Ben and Sally Heneghan (Librarians),  Maggie Edmunds (Assistant Treasurer), Lucy-Ann Pickering (Assistant Secretary), David Allen (Publicity Manager), Geraint Davies, Sue Rayner and Ingrid Jüttner. Meetings are also attended by Alex Thacker (Music Director). The next meeting of the committee will take place at 7.30pm on Thursday, 7th November at 3 Tyrwhitt Crescent, Roath Park.

 

Dress Code. A reminder of the dress code for concerts:
  • Gentlemen: Black evening suit, white shirt, black bow tie, black socks and shoes.
  • Ladies: Plain black floor-length skirt in plain fabric,  white cotton top of completely plain design and with a SCOOPED neckline, red over blouse (available from Sonia Liggett), black tights and shoes.

Sonia is always very happy to help in any way.

 

LCCS members singing carols at John Lewis in Cardiff in December 2016, on behalf of Believe, the charity which supports organ donations:

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