Concerts

Every Man Was Singing - the start of centenary celebrations!

Every Man Was Singing – the start of centenary celebrations!

We are thrilled to announce that tickets for Every Man Was Singing, ECMVC’s centenary concert, are now ON SALE! ECMVC will be joined by Mansfield and District Male Voice Choir and Pye Hill and District Male Voice Choir to form a choir of a hundred voices, with Newstead Brass providing first-class brass band entertainment. The compere for the evening […]

2019 starts here!

After a wonderful end to 2018, Eastwood Collieries’ Male Voice Choir now enter an intensive five month period of getting ready for the CD recording sessions scheduled for early June. As a result of this, there will be just one opportunity to catch the choir in concert in the Eastwood area during this time and […]

The Rainbows Christmas Celebration 2018

The Rainbows Christmas Celebration 2018

ECMVC joined Sonara for their fourth annual Rainbows Celebration in the magical setting of St Wystan’s Church in Repton, on Friday 14 December. The choirs were joined by children from Repton Primary School who delighted the audience with their singing. The celebration event also included individual items of readings and stories – and the interval […]

ECMVC return to one of the choir’s colliery roots

Eastwood Collieries’ Male Voice Choir was formed almost 100 years ago by a group of men who worked at the local collieries owned by the Barber-Walker Company. Brinsley Colliery was one of these collieries and on Saturday 20 October, it was almost as if the choir had returned home when it performed in Brinsley Parish […]

“A magical evening”

Standing ovations, smiling faces, tears of pride, laughter and wonderful musical performances – ECMVC’s concert in St Luke’s Church, Loscoe, on Friday 12 October, with the Howitt Primary School Choir from Heanor demonstrated just how powerful singing in a choir can be. The church was packed and the audience overflowed into the reception area. The […]