Throwback to the 80s with Mersey Harmony

Throwback to the 80s with Mersey Harmony

Throwback to the 80s with Mersey Harmony by Thel Every week in our virtual rehearsal we watch a barbershop chorus of the week together and discuss the performance. Last week it was the 1985 Liverpool Ladies Barbershop Singers performance (our name back then),...
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,...
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...
Three things about rehearsals that have changed since lockdown

Our virtual rehearsals

Our virtual rehearsals by Monica Virtual rehearsals are a great way to see each other every Monday, which I really look forward to. We all warm up our voices before singing some tags. We also do some nice stretch exercises to relax us! Meeting up with our chorus to...