Singing the Word 2020

Singing the Word 2020 A Course in how Plainsong can inspire worship, held in collaboration with St George’s Anglican Church, Paris Fr Peter came to us with his extensive experience of the Community of the Resurrection at Mirfield, West Yorkshire, where he had been Precentor. Not only did he prove to be a very friendly and approachable Course Director, but … Read More

Singing Workshop 2020

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Singing Workshop RSCM France – ‘Resonator Workshop’, St Michael, Paris, 26th January 2020 Our first venture of its kind, the teaching workshop dedicated to “Discovering and using your Resonators”, attracted almost twenty people to St Michael’s English Church in central Paris on a winter’s afternoon. Conducted by RSCM France Vice-Chair, Joan Marie Bauman (who has given just such courses to … Read More

National Festival 2019

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National Festival 2019 A report from the Director, Christopher Gray, plus many photos of an enjoyable and memorable day. I’ve been on the Cornwall area committee of the RSCM since moving to Truro in 2000 and have just taken part in my nineteenth Diocesan Choral Festival there, with singers coming together from across the county as they have done since … Read More

Hymn Festival at the American Church, Paris

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Hymn Festival at the American Church, Paris Organised jointly by the Hymn Society of Great Britain and Ireland and RSCM France The purpose of the Festival was to sing some favourite hymns and learn some new ones, having received background information about how the hymns and tunes came to be written. The Presenter was Revd James Dickinson from Chesterfield in … Read More

Singing Day, Maisons-Laffitte

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RSCM France – Singing Day, Maisons-Laffitte, 23rd February 2019 The delightful, spring-like weather lasted all day. So too did the good humour and enthusiasm of  the participants in RSCM France’s first Singing Day of 2019, held in the lovely surroundings of Maisons-Laffitte, to the west of Paris, on the last Saturday in February. For one reason or another, the exact … Read More