Members of the Manx Festival Chorus meet on Thursday, September 6, at Royal Chapel School within the church grounds at St John’s, to begin rehearsals for their 45th season, which will include performances of Bach’s Christmas Oratorio (on December 8), Stainer’s Crucifixion (April 16, 2014) in the Royal Chapel at St John’s and on May 18, 2014, with members of the Oldham and Sale Choral Societies at St German’s Cathedral, Haydn’s great oratorio The Creation. The Chorus meet at 7.30pm - 9.30pm every other Thursday of each month. The performances will be rehearsed and conducted by musical director/conductor John Bethell who also celebrates his 45th anniversary with the Chorus.
New members are welcome to join. For further information call the administrator on 83 3725 or the secretary on 625799.