30th June 2019
‘People of Note’ is one of the first of Bristol’s Community Choirs formed in the year 2000 and now numbering 110 members.
Their annual concerts, have been showcasing for 19 years the degree of excellence that can be achieved despite being open to all without audition, and all the songs learned entirely by ear.
This year’s concert features the usual eclectic mix of songs including popular music from the 1920’s right up to the present decade and a soul classic from the 60’s, songs from South Africa, Macedonia and Spain, a shape-note song from New England and songs by contemporary writers for community choirs.
People of Note’s music is sometimes rousing, sometimes beautiful, sometimes brilliant, sometimes touching, but always thoroughly entertaining.
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