Portsmouth

Area officers

Chair: Peter Gould
Acting Secretary: Oliver Hancock
Awards Administrator: VACANT
Regional Coordinator: Andrew Moodie

Contact us

Contact: Oliver Hancock
Phone: 023 9282 3300
Email: oliver.hancock@portsmouthcathedral.org.uk


RSCM singing awards

 

What's happening in your Area?

Voice for Life: a Singing Day for Choristers and Trainers

Saturday 3rd February 2018 (10:00 – 16:00)

St James, Emsworth

Cost: £10 adults, under 18s free (includes music and refreshments)

Contact: Rachael Newman
rscmportsmouth@gmail.com

Join RSCM Examiner and former Derby Cathedral Director of Music, Peter Gould, for a day looking at the RSCM Voice for Life exams: tips, training, and tricks of the trade for singers thinking of progressing through the awards. Choir trainers also welcome! Under 18s must be supervised. Refreshments and music provided.

Come and Sing Eucharist

Saturday 10th March 2018 (15:00 – 18:00)

Church of St Peter & St Paul, Hambledon

Cost: £10 (includes music and refreshments), under 18s free

Contact: Rachael Newman
rscmportsmouth@gmail.com

Come together under the direction of Brian Moles (Director of Music, St Mary, Fratton) to sing Colin Mawby’s Petersfield Mass – written for the RSCM Portsmouth Area in 1994 – at the charming Church of St Peter & St Paul in Hambledon. Under 18s must be supervised. Refreshments and music will be provided.

Come and Sing Stainer’s ‘The Crucifixion’

Friday 30th March 2018 (17:00 – 20:00)

St Thomas's Cathedral, Portsmouth

Cost: £5 (includes refreshments), under 18s free

Contact: Rachael Newman
rscmportsmouth@gmail.com

Join us for Stainer’s perennial favourite to mark Good Friday. Led by RSCM Portsmouth Chair and former Derby Cathedral Director of Music, Peter Gould. Please bring your own scores, but hot cross buns will be provided. Under 18s must be supervised.

Strengthen for Service Lite

Saturday 19th May 2018 (09:30 – 14:00)

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Cost: £10.00 (includes 'lite' refreshments)

Contact: RSCM Portsmouth
rscmportsmouth@gmail.com

An event for clergy, readers, lay readers and music worship leaders together under the expert direction of Revd Helen Bent, with practical help and guidance on how best to manage your parish music including choosing suitable music and materials for worship, good working practices, biblical and historical insight, and much more. Under 18s must be supervised.

Finding Your Feet: An Organist Workshop

Saturday 9th June 2018 (14:30 – 17:00)

Petersfield Methodist Church

Cost: £10 (includes refreshments)

Contact: RSCM Portsmouth
rscmportsmouth@gmail.com

In collaboration with the Winchester Area, we welcome back RSCM Deputy Director, Rosemary Field to lead this workshop for organists of all abilities and experience. Join us to uncover the delights of registration, polish up your performing skills or start to get to grips with pedal work. Under 18s must be supervised.

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