Storytelling in a Tag

Storytelling in a Tag

The LABBS virtual ‘Storytelling in a Tag’ session by Eileen At the beginning of lockdown, we were preparing ourselves to be deprived of our Monday evening rehearsals and all the activities the chorus would normally experience at this time of year. However,...
Looking after your voice in lockdown

Looking after your voice in lockdown

The LABBS virtual ‘Looking After Your Voice in Lockdown’ session by Monica At the end of June I attended the Ladies Association of British Barbershop Singers (LABBS) virtual online session Looking After your Voice in Lockdown. It was one of many sessions...
Make Music Day 2020

Make Music Day 2020

Our Mersey Harmony celebration of International Make Music Day by Ange Every year on 21st June, the longest day, music lovers across the globe celebrate International Make Music Day. It’s the largest grassroots music festival in the world! This year the song of the...
Our latest online rehearsal

Our latest online rehearsal

Our latest online rehearsal by Thel This time we had to make sure the light was on our faces and not behind us. I grabbed a pile of books to prop up my phone so I was looking up.  I had a bible, a book about the Reformation, two dictionaries, a Guinness Book of...
Recipe for learning a new skill

Recipe for learning a new skill

‘Happy Birthday Irene’ by Heather Ingredients 1 ‘big’ birthday 1 vision 25-30 women (+ 1 man, optional) 1 assistant musical director 1 piece of sheet music 5 teach tracks A very large pinch of singing ability Some technical know-how Lots of courage...