Choirs and Choral Societies
More information on of all our Choral members and their contact details, listed in alphabetical order.
Founded in 1964 (as Boston Operatic Society), we have gained an enviable reputation for the high quality musical productions that we stage twice yearly at Blackfriars Arts Centre, Spain Lane, Boston.
All productions are entirely produced, cast and staged using local people, and we are always keen to meet anyone who would like to become involved with us, whether backstage or treading the boards.
Box Office Telephone: 01205 363108
President: Bill Brown
Musical Director: Simon Crookall
Accompanist: Stephen Strugnell
Chairman: Mrs Clare Wallis
The Old Vicarage, Main Street, Hackthorn, Lincoln LN2 3PF
Telephone: 01673 861698
Secretary: Margaret Fielder
'Rowany', 2 Greenfields, Off Bishop Norton Road, Glentham, Market Rasen LN8 2EU
Telephone: 01673 878004
Treasurer: Mandy Hackney
26 Lincoln Road, Dunholme, Lincoln LN2 3QY
Telephone: 01673 861303
Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call the above numbers for more information.
A mixed, 4-part choir, 20 strong with a wide repertoire.
All singers welcome.
We perform for charity fund-raising events and are available for weddings, church services, parties and concerts etc.
For information, bookings and membership details, contact the Secretary.
Rehearsals: Wednesdays 6.45pm - 8.45pm, Dunholme Old School Community Centre, 8 Market Rasen Road, Dunholme, Lincoln, LN2 3QR
The Elizabethan Singers, Alford
We have a large sacred repertoire, and in recent concerts have sung Vivaldi’s Gloria, Fauré’s Requiem and Dvořák’s Mass in D.
A particular passion is singing high quality harmony arrangements of 20th century popular music. This includes songs from the golden era of Broadway, including the unforgettable music of Gershwin and Cole Porter.
Whatever our programme, our aim is to make music expressive, exciting and accessible through enthusiastic, vibrant performances.
We are always looking for new members who share our passion.
For information, bookings and membership details, please contact the Musical Director.
Rehearsals: Alford Primary School, Thursdays 7.00-9.00pm during term time.
Musical Director: Alex Greenfield
Chairman: Mr Hugo Dunkley
Honorary Secretary: Deirdre E Speed
20 The Wharf, Morton, Gainsborough DN21 3BL
Telephone: 01427 614162
Mobile: 07710 535725
Harrowby Methodist Church, Harrowby Lane, Grantham.
We perform two major concerts during the season. November and March / April plus two carol concerts in December.
We use professional soloists and orchestras.
Treasurer: Mrs Helen Gray
14 Deira Close, Quarrington, Sleaford NG34 8UR
Telephone: 01529 300381
Mobile: 07796 134638
Staging a show each Spring at the Guildhall Arts Centre in Grantham.
Also available for Concerts. New members always welcome.
Rehearsals: Thursdays evenings. 7.30pm.
ChristChurch Hall, Finkin Street, Grantham NG31 6QZ
20 Greyfriars, Grimsby DN37 9QT
Telephone: 01472 581511
Voice Test - Audition after 3 months.
Subscriptions include uniform etc.
Rehearsals: Tuesday evenings 7.30pm.
St Andrew's Church, St Peter's Avenue, Cleethorpes
General Secretary - Mrs Estelle Foulkes
30 Ings Lane, Waltham, Grimsby DN37 0HB
Telephone: 01472 823484
Publicity and Programmes: Carol Foster
67 Ancaster Avenue, Scartho, Grimsby DN33 3LH
Telephone: 01472 878889
Choir Email: email@example.com
We are a very friendly and relaxed choir enjoying not only the singing but socialising too.
We are always keen to recruit new members.
Rehearsals: Mondays 7.30pm - September to June.
Central Hall in Duncombe Street, Grimsby.
17 Ayam Close, Welton, Lincoln LN2 3QG
Telephone: 01673 860366
Chairman: Richard Curtis
Bretton cottage, Scott's Hill, Fulbeck, Grantham NG32 3JU
Telephone: 01400 272628
Treasurer: Raymond Griffiths
35 Jenson Road, Bracebridge Heath, Lincoln LN4 2QT
Telephone: 07806 554275
Secretary: Stan Diak
13 St Catherines, Lincoln LN5 8LN
Telephone: 01522 827822 or 07552 757679
We would like to expand and create something special, having fun and enjoying four part harmony singing.
Vocal coaching is given and presentation skills added to enhance audience entertainment.
If you enjoy singing, you will love barbershop.
Rehearsals: Tuesdays 7.30pm
The Priory City Academy, Skellingthorpe Road, Lincoln
Contact for shows: Derek Wood MBE, Chorus Manager
Telephone: 01522 722774
Heckington singers, founded in 2012, are a mixed 4 part choir. There are currently 80 members ranging from seasoned, experienced singers, to absolute beginners.
New members are always welcome and no audition is required.
Rehearsals are on a Monday evening during term time at The Wesleyan Chapel in Eastgate, Heckington, NG34 9RW.
The choir perform 2 concerts a year with a wide variety of music from choral classics to arrangements of lighter music.
Secretary: Jonnie Duncan
Telephone: 01507 522116
Methodist Church Hall, Queen Street, Horncastle.
The society gives two concerts each year.
New Members always welcome.
Musical Director: Vere Conolly
Acting Secretary: Vere Conolly
Telephone: 01472 695836
Chairman: Carole Clarke
Humber Belles Ladies' Harmony Chorus
We mainly sing for fun and to support local charities. We are also members of the Ladies Association of British Barbershop Singers, LABBS, from which we receive education and support https://www.labbs.org.uk/home
If you have a love of harmony and are interested in singing music from many different genres then we would love to hear from you.
Contact us via email: firstname.lastname@example.org or phone: 01472 695836 or 07724 136 508.
Rehearsals take pace on Thursday 7.00pm - 9.00pm at Wendover Hall, Humberston DN36 4HX
Mr Colin Faulkner
23 Medway Crescent
Lincoln LN6 8UB
Telephone: 01522 680457
The Hungate Singers is a unique and versatile group of about 16 singers based in Lincoln. We like to perform interesting a varied concerts including a wide range of genres - Byrd to the Beatles!
We are a friendly group of about 16 singers, conducted for over 30 years by Greg Wright until his untimely death in 2020. We are unique in the region in that we perform music from many eras and genres to a high standard, often mixing them in the same concert.
We rehearse roughly fortnightly on Sunday evenings. We have an enormous repertoire, so singers need to have good sight reading ability.
Assistant Musical Director: Ed Wellman
Chairman: Dr Elisabeth Murray (Liz)
Coachman's Cottage, Nocton Hall, Nocton, Lincoln LN4 2BA
Telephone: 01526 323357
Secretary: Miss Jo Johnston
31 Fern Drive, Middle Rasen, Market Rasen, LN8 3NU
Chorus Secretary: Mrs Norma Tutty
Lincoln Choral Society is a 100-strong mixed choir.
We are Lincoln's largest choral group and our aim is to give our audiences a wonderful musical experience, drawing on local, national and international musical talents, all in the magnificent setting of Lincoln Cathedral.
Our concert programmes are designed to appeal to all those who love the wonderful choral music of Verdi, Bach, Beethoven, Mozart, Haydn, Rossini, Karl Jenkins and so many more.
Rehearsals: Mondays 7.30pm - 9.15pm
University of Lincoln, Isaac Newton Building, Brayford Pool, Lincoln
Entry by Audition
As a chamber choir of around 40 voices, the Lincoln Chorale enjoys rehearsing and performing a wide classical repertoire, ranging from small scale unaccompanied works to settings for double choir with orchestra.
Their programmes are often themed and include contrasting pieces from a variety of styles and periods. Recent performances have included Bach’s St John Passion, Requiems by Schumann , Victoria and Howells, and smaller pieces ranging from the 16th to 21st centuries by composers as varied as Palestrina, Tomkins, Bruckner, Macmillan and Sumsion.
The choir performs in venues both in the city of Lincoln and around the County, having visited Louth and Stow in recent years. It also has strong links with the Neustadter Stiftskantorei in Lincoln’s twin city of Neustadt an der Weinstrasse in Germany and visited them for a few days in October 2010. Since its first performance in 1977, the choir has established a reputation for a high quality of performance of demanding and interesting repertoire. Many of the members have been with the group for over 20 years and are still enjoying being challenged by new music on their Tuesday night rehearsals.
We are always keen to talk to prospective new members, so if you want to enjoy singing to a high standard, contact us.
REHEARSALS: Tuesdays 7.30pm, Minster School Recital Hall, Lincoln
The Lincoln Male Voice Choir
The Lincoln Singers started life as the acting voluntary choir for Lincoln Cathedral. It now operates as an ad hoc choir visiting cathedrals and churches around the country, singing services, often whole weekends, and occasionally performing recitals. Rehearsals are planned according to the needs of the group. Members need to have experience and good reading/learning abilities. Contact the conductor.
Chair: Pauline Parkhouse
Tel: 07913 249008
Secretary: Kim Redwood-Allan
Musical Director: Ellie Martin
Accompanist: Stephen Wall
Contact us through our website:
We perform 3 concerts a year, as well as other events such as carol singing.
We rehearse term time only on Thursdays 7.15pm - 9.10pm
Rehearsal venue: Queen Elizabeth Academy, 150 Chesterfield Road, Mansfield, Notts, NG19 7AP
Newark Choral Society
Newark Choral Society is a mixed amateur choir, performing a range of choral repertoire at major termly concerts.
Newark Choral Society rehearses Thursday evenings in Barnby Gate Methodist Hall, Newark NG24 1PZ @ 7.30pm
New members are always welcome. There is no audition but there is an expectation for people to sing at a good standard.
Sleaford Community Choir
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