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  • News Archives – December 2019

    37 years on, a reader sees his uncles in BMVC Memory Lane…11-12-2019 Keen-eyed Graham Sims wrote to us recently asking for the date of one of our photos from Past & Present in Memory Lane, shown below, which shows his two uncles, Albert and Mark Sims. Curiously enough, I had been informed by one of…

  • News Archives – November 2019

    The weather was a washout, but the concert at Sprotbrough Methodist Church on 14th November brought a little sunshine into the lives of many children…….27-11-2019 The concert was held to honour the memory of the brother of one of our choir members, and featured wonderful contributions by two of his nieces. It raised a total…

  • News Archives – October 2019

    Rehearsals continue for upcoming concerts……..17-10-2019

  • News Archives – April 2019

    FABULOUS START TO OUR CONCERT SEASON….!01-04-2019 Our joint concert with the Doncaster Youth Swing Orchestra proved to be a resounding success, with the band giving outstanding performances of traditional and modern numbers, whilst the choir entertained with various new numbers and old favourites. Some of the songs are available to hear in our audio section.

  • News Archives – March 2019

    IT’S ALL HAPPENING THIS SATURDAY, 23RD MARCH….!18-03-2019 Our first concert of 2019 is with the extremely accomplished Doncaster Youth Swing Orchestra (for details of venue etc see Upcoming Concerts or Events page) Under the passionate leadership of John Ellis, these young musicians explore the popular songs of the Swing Era alongside more complex styles of…

  • News Archives – October 2018

    Swing and Song come together at Conisbrough’s Ivanhoe Centre!21-10-2018 On the evening of 20th October the choir performed alongside the fabulous John Ellis’s Doncaster Youth Stage Band. An almost sell out audience was treated to an amazing night of sizzling jazz including Duke Ellington’s “Take The “A” Train” , George Shearing’s “Black Satin”, and one…

  • News Archives – September 2018

    LATE SUMMER CONCERT AT THE WHITE CHURCH04-09-2018 As the last lingering rays of evening sunshine filtered softly through the high windows of St Peter’s Church, Warmsworth in Doncaster, the sweet voices of Doncaster Ladies Choir and the resonance of Barnburgh Male Voice Choir filled this lovely building with their melodies. The boys from Barnburgh, along…

  • News Archives – June 2018

    Our Summer Concert & A New Venture!26-06-2018 BMVC’s annual Summer Concert took place on Saturday June 2nd in the wonderful St Leonard’s and St Jude’s Church, Scawsby, Doncaster. With its cathedral like acoustics and modern interior the church is one of our favourite venues. Essentially the choir took the part of support act to the…

  • News Archives – January 2018

    CALLING ALL MEN WHO SING….BMVC NEEDS YOU!!!05-01-2018 Enjoy singing , want an outlet for it, but don’t know where to go? Why not give us a try? AND you’ll be given plenty of time to decide whether we’re what you’re looking for, no obligation whatsoever. So why not join us on our practice evenings? We…

  • News Archives – October 2017

    UPDATED:- What a fabulous concert with the Doncaster Youth Stageband!!!22-10-2017 Once again, for the third year running, on Saturday 21st October the choir performed in a concert at Bentley Pavilion, Doncaster, alongside the amazing Doncaster Youth Stageband, an event we always enjoy. And once again, under the enthusiastic and inspirational leadership of John Ellis MBE…