General announcements

ECMVC invade Essex!

ECMVC invade Essex!

ECMVC will soon be embarking on their first weekend away for a few years, when making the trip into Essex during the weekend of 5-7 May. A cavalcade of coach, cars and caravans will be arriving at the choir’s hotel just outside Colchester on the Saturday, in readiness for the first of two concerts over […]

All charged up for 2018!

The last quarter of 2017 saw ECMVC helping to raise a wonderful amount for local and national charities, including: – almost £1,500 for the Progressive Supranuclear Palsy Association – over £1,000 for the Amber Valley Rotary Polio Eradication Campaign – £2,200 for the Rainbows Children’s Hospice – £408 in the bucket collection during the 75 minute […]

Happy Christmas from ECMVC!

Happy Christmas from ECMVC!

It has been yet another momentous year for Eastwood Collieries’ Male Voice Choir and we would like to wish all our supporters and friends a very Happy Christmas and a peaceful new year.   In 2017, we: …appointed Gemma as our new Principal Accompanist …had fun in the sun in Langley Mill …practised hard every […]

ECMVC supporting two charities this Christmas

Two appearances by ECMVC over the two weeks before Christmas will hopefully raise funds for two charities. On Friday 15 December, the Rainbows Repton Carol Concert features ECMVC, with Sonara Singers, the Repton Primary School Choir and guest soloist, Thomas Spencer. This will be the fourth consecutive Christmas Concert at St Wystan’s Church in Repton […]

Introducing Gemma Marshall - our new principal accompanist

Introducing Gemma Marshall – our new principal accompanist

We are thrilled to announce that Gemma Marshall has been appointed as the choir’s new Principal Accompanist, following a thorough selection process. The choir were pleasantly surprised by the number of highly qualified accompanists expressing an interest in the role and it is a great reflection on Gemma’s capabilities that she was successful in securing […]