Rehearsal Information

Rehearsal information for members

Time and Venue

  • Rehearsals are held weekly on a Wednesday evening from 7.30 to 9.30 p.m.
  • The normal venue is St John's Church, Berrygate Lane, Sharow, location map here.
  • On the performance Saturday, there is a rehearsal in the afternoon with the orchestra, usually starting at 1.30 p.m.

Vocal Scores

  • Vocal scores are available for the use of members, usually free of charge.
  • Please collect them at the first rehearsal.
  • Copies will be collected straight away at the end of each concert (look for the box by the north door of the Cathedral) so that they can be returned to the library without incurring further costs.
  • If you are not singing in the concert please arrange to return your copy on time.
  • We will pass on to members any charges incurred for copies not returned.
  • Please note - we do NOT provide copies of Messiah. We use the Watkins Shaw edition - available here.

The Raffle

  • Income from a weekly raffle, is important to the Society and members are encouraged to take a turn in running the raffle and providing the prizes.
  • Please sign the raffle rota!