Singing Opportunities

If you are looking to join a choir or a singing group to develop your singing skills and perform to an audience, the Leicester-Shire Music Education Hub has a wide and varied choice of groups and choirs to choose from. All groups will be given performance opportunities throughout the year

To register your interest for singing opportunities,
please click here

Details of our singing groups are listed below. (Please click on each heading for more information).

Boys Noise - Singing Project

Are you a boy who loves to sing? Would you like to be part of an exciting new boys choir meeting monthly in Leicester?

Please register your interest by emailing nicola.atkins@leics.gov.uk

Junior Voices

Junior Voices – an exciting new choir for KS2 pupils. If you are aged 7 -11 and enjoy singing, why not come along to the Junior Voices?

Meeting once every half term; learning a wide range of music, making friends and having fun. Members of this group can also attend the Junior Show Choir and will have one performance opportunity each year.

The Junior Choir will meet at Wigston College on Saturdays from 1.30pm - 3.30pm once every half term. Please see below for dates. There will be a charge of £10 per session.

Saturday 26th October 2019
Saturday 11th January 2020
Saturday 7th March 2020
Saturday 9th May 2020
Saturday 13th June 2020

Please register your interest by clicking here

Junior Show Choir

Junior Show Choir – an exciting new group working on songs from musical theatre with a focus on part singing and simple staging

If you are aged 7 – 11 and love musical theatre and performing, then this is the group for you – meeting for 1 weekend each term the group will learn and stage a selection of songs from musicals each session includes movement and stage craft with a focus on part singing and vocal quality. Members of this group can also attend the Junior Choir.

Saturday 29th February & Sunday 1st March 2020

Saturday 4th & Sunday 5th July 2020

Venue TBC

Please register your interest by clicking here

Show Choir

The Show Choir is for singers at secondary school or college with an interest in musical theatre – a dynamic group that meets for a weekend workshop once a term this group stages medleys from musical theatre with a focus on vocal quality. We have also attended performances and workshops in the west end and performed at the De Montfort Hall – musicals to be looked at this year are: West Side Story, Little Shop of Horrors and a weekend working on choruses from some of the classic MGM musicals.

Sessions will take place on the following dates:

  • West Side Story Experience 17th November & 3rd December 2019
  • Little Shop of Horrors weekend 29th February & 1st March 2020
  • Choruses from Classic Musicals 4th & 5th July 2020

Members of this group can also attend Lux A Capella

Please register your interest by clicking here

Lux – A Capella – Youth

Please register your interest by clicking here

This exciting new group will give singers aged 12 and over the opportunity to explore A Capella and Barbershop singing – meeting once a month, members will be challenged to sing in close harmony developing their vocal and musical skills in a fun and informal setting.

Members of this choir can also attend the Show Choir.

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Partners

  • Arts
    70th Logo
    Music And Culture
    LCC
    LCC 2
  • Viva
    Philharmonia
    Darbar
  • Soft Touch Arts
    Bullfrog
    Awards for Young Musicians
    Orchestras Live
    Pedestrian
  • SoundLincs
    Transformance Music
    Spark Childrens Festival
    Leicester City Football Club Community Trust
    National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain
  • The Mighty Creatives
    MEHEM
    Leicester Cathedral
    Leicester International Music Festival
    ArtsMark

Partners

  • Arts
  • 70th Logo
  • Music And Culture
  • LCC
  • LCC 2
  • Viva
  • Philharmonia
  • Darbar
  • Soft Touch Arts
  • Bullfrog
  • Awards for Young Musicians
  • Orchestras Live
  • Pedestrian
  • SoundLincs
  • Transformance Music
  • Spark Childrens Festival
  • Leicester City Football Club Community Trust
  • National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain