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22 May 2024

Message from Duncan our Director of Music  Dear SCS member, Many thanks for a wonderful concert last Saturday. I happily seem to make this point twice a year as it is so crucial; the Saturday afternoon is key to a successful and enjoyable day.  Because of our hard work from February, the choir was spot on in...

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21 May 2024

What a weekend that was….a super concert thoroughly enjoyed by everyone.  There are so many people to thank for their various roles and responsibilities; the Committee; Lindsey our treasurer overseeing the ticket sales…we sold 226 tickets which is 30% more than last Summer. Julia on the publicity and marketing, Felicity on the refreshments, Sue our...

Oxford 2021
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Oxford 2021

With two failed attempts to sing in Porto casting a long shadow, our MD proposed a 'singing staycation' in Oxford

Jerez 2019
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Jerez 2019

The 2019 Summertown Singers trip took us back to Spain, to another wine region but this time, instead of the slightly cooler northern Spanish area of La Rioja we were in the deep south west, in the sherry capital, Jerez de la Frontera.

Haro 2017
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Haro 2017

In August 2017, the Summertown Singers gathered to rehearse and sing in Haro, in the Rioja region of Spain. This was the second visit to Haro, after a successful visit in 2011.

Santo Domingo 2012
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Santo Domingo 2012

2012 saw the Summertown Singers in Santo Domingo de la Calzada, a small mediæval town on the one of pilgrim routes to Santiago de Compostela.

Haro 2011
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Haro 2011

2011 was our first visit to Haro where we performed in the bodega of a renowned Haro winemaker.