Announcements


Winter Concert - Let All Men Sing

posted 16 Jul 2018, 10:32 by John Foes-Lamb   [ updated 16 Jul 2018, 10:35 ]

On Sunday 29th July at 2pm at the Nelson School of Music NCMA the choir will perform a variety of songs for their winter concert including: Ave Maria, Embraceable You, Gloria in Excelsis Deo, Medley from ‘Les Miserables’, Gwahoddiad, We’ll Keep a Welcome and My Heart Will Go On.

For ticketing details please visit https://ncma.nz/event/nelson-mvc-winter-concert/

REHEARSAL VENUE AT NCMA

posted 15 Jun 2018, 02:57 by John Foes-Lamb

We’re back at the Nelson School of Music NCMA every Monday from 18th June at 6:45pm

REHEARSAL VENUE JUNE 11TH

posted 9 Jun 2018, 13:32 by John Foes-Lamb

Rehearsal will be at the Reformed Church Enner Glynn on Monday, June 11th at 6:45 pm.

REHEARSAL VENUE

posted 3 Jun 2018, 15:47 by John Foes-Lamb

We will be rehearsing at the Nelson School of Music tonight 4th June at 6:45pm

Rehearsal Venue

posted 5 May 2018, 16:07 by John Foes-Lamb   [ updated 20 May 2018, 13:18 ]

Rehearsal at the Reformed Church, Enner Glynn at 6:45 pm on all Mondays in May.

ANZAC Day Concert -Lest we forget

posted 16 Mar 2018, 19:52 by John Foes-Lamb   [ updated 16 Mar 2018, 19:53 ]

The Nelson Male Voice Choir welcome you to a combined concert with the Nelson City Brass to honour ANZAC day.
Our conductor for both the choir & brass band will be Nigel Weeks and the choir will be accompanied by Pauline Boyd and Susan Stokes on keyboards.
The concert includes traditional ANZAC day songs plus many popular favourites.
The venue will be held at Nelson Boys College, 67 Waimea Road at 2pm on April 25th

A Very Merry Christmas

posted 24 Nov 2017, 18:23 by John Foes-Lamb   [ updated 24 Nov 2017, 18:26 ]

Our end of year concert has a Christmas theme. The Nelson Male Voice Choir will sing Christmas themed songs along with some old favourites. Conductor Andrea Hamilton, with pianists Pauline Boyd and Susan Stokes, will lead the 30+ choir. We will also require audience participation to sing some well known Christmas songs. We will be holding concerts at Motueka on 26th November, Mapua on the 2nd December & at the Suter Theatre on the 10th December all at 2pm. Hope you can join us!


Gone but not forgotten competition results

posted 21 Aug 2017, 19:56 by John Foes-Lamb   [ updated 1 Sep 2017, 17:20 ]


At our 3 recent concerts in Wakefield, Annesbrook & Mapua, we ran a competition for the audience which involved putting the composers' name to their face. Out of 19 entries, we had 3 lucky winners who correctly identified all 13 composers. We will be posting out tickets to the winners of the competition as their prize.

Here are the correct answers:
  1. Richard Wagner
  2. Freddie Mercury
  3. Irving Gordon
  4. Sergei Rachmaninoff
  5. G F Handel
  6. David Bowie
  7. Pietro Mascagni
  8. Cole Porter
  9. Leonard Cohen
  10. John Phillips
  11. Dalvanius Prime
  12. Victor Young
  13. Hugh Roberton
Hope you enjoyed the quiz! We'll try and run something similar at future concerts. Look forward to seeing you there!

Gone but not forgotten

posted 30 Jun 2017, 19:00 by John Foes-Lamb   [ updated 31 Jul 2017, 19:50 ]

Come hear the Nelson Male Voice Choir's second concert programme for 2017 at a choice of 3 different venues:
  • Sunday 30th July at 2 pm at Wakefield Village Hall
  • Saturday 5th August at 2 pm at Annesbrook Auditorium
  • Sunday 20th August at 2 pm at Mapua Community Hall 
The concert programme includes music from composers whose musical lives have continued long after they have departed. We celebrate music from David Bowie to Rachmaninoff, Dalvanius Prime to Leonard Cohen & Freddie Mercury to Cole Porter

Our conductor is Andrea Hamilton and she will be accompanied by Pauline Boyd and Susan Stokes on the keyboard.

Also, the Split Apple Rockers, a 5 piece acapella group who recently appeared on TVNZ1's Naked Choir show will perform a few songs during the concert,

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