Welcome to Broom Leys Choral Society of North West Leicestershire

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No. 508145

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Anthony Wilson

 BLCS Accompanist

Broom Leys Choral Society (BLCS)  is a friendly, mixed voice (SATB), non-audition choir performing a large repertoire ranging from Lloyd-Webber and Gershwin to Rutter, Verdi, Mozart, Handel and other classical composers.

The society meets weekly on Tuesday evenings, from 7.00pm to 9.00pm, at Whitwick Methodist Church, Hall Lane, Whitwick, Leicestershire. See the map for location details.

Latest site update:  September 21st 2016

About Us

Our first concert of 2016 and our first to be led by our new musical director was a performance of DVORAK’s MASS IN D MAJOR, together with a set of European sacred melodies, on 19th March 2016  at  St John's Church, Hugglescote. There were some wonderful organ pieces played by Leicester cathedral organist, Simon Headley and superb solos from acclaimed soprano, Caroline Essex.

This concert of beautiful music was very well received by an appreciative audience.

This was followed by our Summer Concert - ‘JULY JAZZ’ a “café-style” evening at Ibstock Community College where were joined by the Brian Humpherson Jazz Quntet. This concert was a huge success!

Our next concert will be a performance of Handel's MESSIAH at Our Lady of Lourdes Church, Ashby-de-la-Zouch.

See the News/Concerts page for more details.


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Charles Paterson

Director of Music

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JULY JAZZ - Ibstock Community College, July 2nd 2106

The society welcomes applications for all categories of membership; tenors and basses are particularly encouraged to apply!

Full information for prospective new members can be found HERE.