All posts by Clare Edwards

Voices Now Gathering, Birmingham

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Voices Now is holding its first event in Birmingham on Saturday 17th September 2016 at mac Birmingham. The day includes choirs from all around the country singing on the Voices Now Open Stage all day (12noon – 6pm), Free workshops from some of the country’s finest vocal leaders, choir themed cinema events and a wonderful…

Voices Now Gathering – get your choir involved!

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Our Open Stages are always a popular part of our events and here is a chance for you to get involved! Voices Now are aiming to invite the widest possible range of choirs to perform on the Open Stage at the Voices Now Gathering in Birmingham at mac Birmingham. We will seek to represent excellence…

Voices Now Gathering 2016 – Save the date!

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Voices Now is delighted to announce it is holding a special Gathering Day open to choirs of all kinds on Saturday 17th September 2016 at mac Birmingham. Save the date as more details will be announced soon and how you can get involved!  …

Voices Now Survey

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Clare Edwards our Creative Producer is on BBC Radio 3’s The Choir today at 4pm to discuss the survey we plan to undertake in a few weeks. The Purpose of the Survey Choir-singing is amazingly fragmented. Choirs from different backgrounds and musical genres have their own central membership bodies, whether they are Barbershop groups, Gospel choirs,…

Chris Samuel rehearses with Boyband

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Last week Chris Samuel, one of the Voices Now Artist Curators and the conductor of the Magnificent AK47, went to Rhodes Avenue Primary School to meet Boyband and work with them ahead of Voices Now.  Julien Fricker in Year 6 at Rhodes Avenue Primary tells us all about it: It’s so much fun taking part in…

Voices Now at Camden Market

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Voices Now are delighted to announce that the festival has expanded this year to include a stage at Camden Markets.  For the past four years, the Making Music Open Stage of Voices Now has been one of the most popular and successful elements of the festival with choirs of all styles and levels of experience taking part.…

Making Music Open Stage – Call for Choirs

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Voices Now is now calling for all kinds of choirs to perform on the Making Music stage on 9 and 10 May this year This time, the choirs are in charge and they’re taking over the festival…. Over the past four years, Voices Now has created one of the most exciting festivals for choirs in…