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About us: 'at a glance'
Name of Choir Derby Choral Union Tour to Budapest May/June 2013
Tour to Budapest May/June 2013
Founded 22nd. June, 1866
Performing in/around Derby and Derbyshire
Patron Dame Emma Kirkby [Queen's Medal for Music, 2011]
Conductor Richard Dacey Richard Dacey Margaret Williams Antony Stevenson
Accompanist Margaret Williams
Chairman Antony Stevenson
Description Mixed voice choir (SATB) based in Derby performing three main concerts a year, plus occasional overseas tours [see About us]
Repertoire Traditional choral works, as well as music by 20th century and more contemporary composers. [see our Repertoire]
Overseas tours 2004: Italy - Florence & Lucca                 [see Singing Abroad]
2005: Italy - Lucca
2008: Germany - Cologne & Altenberg
2011: Czech Rep. - Prague & Karlovy Vary
2013: Hungary - Budapest
The DCU Season September to April.
Next event Autumn Concert on Saturday, 22nd. November, 2014
Number of singing members 110
New members welcome Yes [see How to join us]
Voice test required Yes [see How to apply]
Rehearsal location Normally at Derby Grammar School, Littleover
[check the Rehearsal schedule]
Rehearsals Tuesdays, 7:30pm for 2 hours [see the Rehearsal schedule]
First rehearsal of 149th Season: Tuesday, 2nd. September, 2014
Annual Subscription £100; concessions £85 [see Want to Join us/more info].
Free for Choral Scholars
Choir Website http://www.dcu.org.uk
Contact Send a message to the choir
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