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WELCOME TO CRESCENDO

DERBY'S COMMUNITY CHOIR

 

Looking for a friendly choir in Derby to sing with?

 

Want to have fun learning new music and great harmonies? 

 

Then Crescendo choir is for you - want to hear more?

 

Looking to book a local choir for a performance?

 Please contact us.

LATEST NEWS

We are delighted to announce that we raised £3,043 for Breast Cancer UK from our recent concert at Derby Theatre, with special guests the Derwent Valley Wind Band.

Thankyou so much for all who came along and donated so generously.

Photographs and videos from the concert can be viewed here.

PERFORMANCES

Sunday, 9th June 2.30pm at Derby Cathedral.

A Service of Celebration and Thanksgiving for the Voluntary and Community Sector.

Click here for more information:

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Saturday, 20th July 2024, 12.00-1.30pm, Crich Tramway Museum

Re-scheduled after the flooding in 2023, we are delighted to be performing at Crich Tramway Museum - come and join us and maybe even ride the trams!

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Save the Date: Christmas with Crescendo - Saturday, 7th December at St Nicks' Church, Derby

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Photographs and videos from our Annual Charity Concert (18th Feb 2024 at Derby Theatre) can be seen here.

 

Watch highlights from our 2023 Christmas Concert at St Nicks Church, Derby.

JOIN US

We are always looking for new voices to sing with us.

Feel free to contact us to arrange a taster session.

Click here to send us a message!

Would you like us to sing at your event?

Click below to chat with us

 

WHERE AND WHEN WE SING

We meet each Wednesday at the Fraser Hall, Leylands Retirement Village, Broadway, Derby, DE22 1AY

Rehearsals are from 7.30pm - 9.30pm

and the 2 hours is broken up by a cuppa somewhere in the middle!

 

Image by Karen Chew

We are always adding to our repertoire of songs based on surveys across our members.

The next few months will see us gradually learning more great unforgettable, love to sing songs. 

These include:

  • Rocketman - Elton John

  • A Tribute to Queen

  • Piano Man - Billy Joel

  • All of Me - John Legend

  • Flowers - Miley Cyrus

  • Speechless - from Disney's Aladdin

  • Happy Together - The Turtles

  • I See the Light - from Disney's  Tangled

 

Some of our favourites:

  • Kissed and Missed - 50's medley

  • California Dreamin’- The Beach Boys

  • My Heart Will Go On - from Titanic

  • One Moment in Time - Whitney Houston

  • Both Sides Now – Joni Mitchell recently released by Emilia Jones

  • Perfect – Ed Sheeran

  • Bridge Over Troubled Water - Paul Simon & Art Garfunkel

  • Enjoy Yourself - most recent cover by Jools Holland

  • I Will Always Love Whitney - Whitney Houston medley

New Songs

To all the wonderful choir. I cannot thank you enough for your kindness in making our Christmas Fair one to remember...can I     book you for next Christmas?
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