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Concert raises £200 for education in Africa

At our recent end of term concert at the Baptist Centre in Wellington, Blackdown Community Choir raised over £200 for “Link Community Development” which works to improve the quality of education in Africa. The large audience was entertained to songs from around the globe including Africa, and Israel, a Maori song from New Zealand, as… Read more »

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Free Concert for charity 7.45 pm

Come and hear the choir perform a short free concert of our latest songs at the Baptist Centre next Thursday. We will be singing pop classics Fields of Gold and Sloop John B as well as songs from Africa, New Zealand and Israel. Donations are requested for Link Community Development which works to improve the… Read more »

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Successful taster workshop to re-launch choir

After a successful song workshop in September during Wellington Festival Fortnight, Wellington’s original community choir has been re-launched at the Baptist Centre with 45 people signed up for a new term of unaccompanied harmony singing. Following the retirement in June of the previous musical director Gabrielle Newman-Turner, who started the choir 8 years ago, a… Read more »

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