A New Record!

After a wonderful Season 25 in the lead up to Christmas, we kicked off with a bang last night as we had the most singers ever to a rehearsal – 171! Amazing! It was a bit of a squash in places, but the atmosphere was pretty special and the sound of the singing...

25 Seasons!

Wow! In the words of Darcy Bussell, ‘Oh my goodness!’ We have been going for 25 seasons and on Friday night we had a wonderful celebration of that fact! We sang, we thanked, we auctioned and we remembered – there’s so much to be grateful for in...

Less than 48 hours to go!

Very excited that the new season (season 25) is nearly upon us!! How exciting! Looking forward to seeing people again and also very much looking forward to meeting some new people. So, if you are thinking of coming along, then please do! We always say to people to...

Season 24 done and dusted!

That’s it! The gigs are done for season 24! A huge well-done to each and every one of you. Thank you for your commitment, for coming out in the blazing sunshine to all four of our outdoor gigs and for bringing your smiles and enthusiasm with you! Looking forward to...

New term well underway!

Apologies for anyone that has visited and seen the blog a little behind – as always, it’s been a busy time, not least with our amazing tour to Germany! It was so good to be back there and particularly to visit and perform in our twin town of Bad...

The Biggest Term Ever!

As AS! enters season 22, so we had the most people along to a rehearsal ever – with 158 people turning up to week one of the rehearsals for the Christmas Term – that’s incredible! Lots of fun songs being learnt this term and if you are thinking of...

Christmas starts on September 17th!

Chris was just starting work on arranging the first score for next term and realised he hadn’t told us all the songs we’ll be singing!! So, here goes: Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas Baby It’s Cold Outside O Little Town of Bethlehem Winter...

Summer Break

We wrapped up our Summer term with a fun evening hosted at Walderslade Sings!  They gave us such a warm welcome with so much cake!  We learned to sing Shine with them; they sang to us and we sang to them and we sang together the songs we’d all learned for the...

Gigging Season

Well, last night was our final rehearsal of the term and gigging season is well and truly upon us! Why not come and catch us at one of these? It’s been a good term, a little different from normal as it was punctuated by a gig halfway through. There have been...

Paris – Wow!

Well, we’re all still a little jaded after what was an amazing weekend of singing, friendship and fun! Our three performances were all so different, but all special in their own way. Amiens, in a market square, where the sun shone and people sat in cafes...