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Another wonderful workshop with Paul Leddington Wright 
Members of Newport Pagnell Singers, joined by friends from other local choirs, had a wonderful day of music last Saturday, learning the Gloria from Puccini’s Messa di Gloria, ably guided by Paul Leddington Wright. We performed the work at the end of the workshop, but if you missed the chance to hear it then, or would like to join us in singing it, we are performing it again as part of our "Last Night of the Proms" Concert on Saturday 29th June 2019 at the Chrysalis Theatre, Willen, Milton Keynes.


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Carols & Brass 
The Singers and Band are working hard learning some new Christmas Songs to present to you at their annual Christmas Concert on 8 December at the Parish Church in Newport Pagnell. We look forward to seeing you there.

Parish Church, Newport Pagnell
Saturday 8 December, 7.30pm
Tickets: Adult £12, Concession £10, Child £5

Tickets are available from
Cambourne Travel
Wilson's
Pat Kearsley
Contact us page


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Puccini Workshop 
The Singers are inviting all who are interested in singing to join them at a Vocal Workshop on Saturday 9 February 2019 from 9.30am to 4.30pm where we will be looking at the Gloria from Puccini’s Messa di Gloria. The Workshop will be held at Lovat Hall, Silver Street, Newport Pagnell, MK16 0EJ.

The Gloria (Second Movement) comprises of the following subsections, which will be studied during the day: Gloria in excelsis Deo; Et in terra pax; Laudamus te, benedicimus te; Gratias agimus tibi; Gloria in excelsis Deo; Domine Deus; Qui tollis peccata mundi; Quonium tu solus sanctus; Cum Sancto Spirito. Singers are asked to make themselves familiar with these sections before the event by listening to recordings or performances on YouTube.

Drinks will be provided throughout the day but please do bring your own lunch. There are several cafés nearby in the town’s High Street.

We are fortunate to welcome Paul Leddington Wright to lead our exciting workshop and to direct our performance of the Gloria at the end of the afternoon.

If you would like to join us for the day please see the flyer below for details. Places are limited, so early booking is advisable.






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MUSIC, LIGHTS, CAMERA, ACTION! 
An evening of entertainment from the worlds of film, theatre and television featuring show stopping hits from over the decades. Take a nostalgic trip down memory lane and enjoy the music of Rodgers & Hammerstein, Bernstein and live the story of Jean Valjean and Cosette told through the dramatic music of Schonberg in Les Miserables.


The concert features solos from:

Jean Lloyd
Kim Bennett
John Cooper
Ed Tomlinson

With special guests

Christine Mulwa & Christine Day


The programme includes selections from:

West Side Story - Bernstein
Oliver! - Lionel Bart
The Sound of Music - Rodgers and Hammerstein
Les Miserables - Schonberg
And more ...

Definitely an evening not to be missed...


Tickets available now from Cambourne Travel, NP and Newport Pagnell Baptist Church office, Lovat Hall Tel: 01908 618898.
Or just message me on the website!




All proceed's from tonight's concert will go to NPBC's Redevelopment Fund.

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Made in America 
Many of our favourite melodies of today and yester-year had their origins in America. A good number of current popular British
composers drawing inspiration from their early American counterparts and the huge diversity of styles.

Our ‘Made in America’ evening embraces jazz, classical and show music through song and instrumental items that have become great standards of the music industry.

The evening’s entertainment will bring you the music of Bernstein, Chilcott and Rodgers; plus a jazz interpretation of Bach’s Toccata and Fugue by Jacques Loussier, in trio formation.

Why not come to the concert and then sit back and enjoy!

The programme includes:
West Side Story: Bernstein
A Little Jazz Mass: Chilcott
With a Song in my Heart: Rodgers
Toccata & Fugue: Bach/Loussier
And more ...

Tickets available now from Cambourne Travel, NP and Wilson's, Olney. Or just message me on the website!


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