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POSTPONEMENT OF CONCERT ON 28 MARCH
Coronavirus (covid-19)

The health and well-being of our members and audience has led us to postpone our eagerly anticipated “Grand Tour” Concert at St Mary’s Church, Swanage on 28 March .

If you have purchased tickets and not been contacted already please phone Liz Roberts on 01929 481419.

CHOIR REHEARSALS have also been suspended for the rest of the Spring Term but we very much hope to be back together as soon as possible and are looking forward to singing the magnificent Duruflé Requiem with Simon Lole on the organ.

The website and our Facebook page will be regularly updated with any news.

Please keep in touch by emailing lizcat55@yahoo.co.uk

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WANT TO SING IN THE PURBECK ARTS CHOIR

We are a friendly group of non-auditioned singers who would love to welcome new members in all voice parts with an especially warm welcome extended to tenors and basses!

We sing a very varied range of choral music. Some recent concerts have featured “Handel’s Messiah”, “Chichester Psalms”, “Requiem for Humanity”, “The Armed Man”, “Faure Requiem”, plus “La Petite Messe Solenelle” and “The Dream of Gerontius” with the Dorset Guild of Singers.

We meet on Thursdays at 7.30pm at St Mary’s Catholic Primary School, Northbrook Road, Swanage BH19 1QE. Do come along and if you would like to know more, please use the form on the CONTACT page.

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PURBECK ARTS CHOIR WELCOMES DAVID FAWCETT AS OUR NEW MUSICAL DIRECTOR

We are delighted to welcome David Fawcett as our new Musical Director and look forward to the new challenges he will no doubt set us!

David is a Choral Director of over 30 years’ experience and as well as having been our accompanist for the last two years he is currently Director of The Orlando Singers and Mayday Singers and Director of Music at St Peter’s, Dorchester and St Mark’s, Herston, Swanage. David also writes sacred and secular choral music and we have hugely enjoyed singing some of his works already.