The Dalkeith Singers

Join the Choir:


The Dalkeith Singers welcome new members! Rehearsals are held at St Nicholas Buccleuch Church Hall on Thursdays from 1930-2130.
The Semi-Chorus meets at 1830 before rehearsals to work on our standing repertoire.

To join please contact choir secretary Carol Skye via email: secretary@dalkeithsingers.org.uk
Click here for full details about membership fees etc.

Mission Statement:
The Dalkeith Singers is a choir that meets regularly in Dalkeith to:

  • Present choral concerts of both classical and contemporary repertoire,
  • Enhance the musical life of the area,
  • Provide opportunities for singers to perform, learn and socialise.

Our Promise to Members:

  • We provide a supportive and productive environment.
  • We support you in improving your singing and musicianship, both in vocal quality and vocal health as well as music theory and learning to read music.
  • We value and respect your commitment.

Expectations

  • We expect all members to support one another, to be respectful to one another and to represent the choir well.
  • We expect members to practise music between rehearsals, guided by the musical director, learning both words and music with the provided vocal tracks and scores.
  • We expect members to learn to hold their part (to be able to sing their line against the 3 others), follow direction and attend sufficient rehearsals.

Our New Repertoire:

Rehearsals begin Thursday 11th January for our:

Summer Concert 2024

Johannes Brahms: Nänie & Shicksalslied
Harold Arlen: Over the Rainbow
Queen: Bohemian Rhapsody
Giuseppe Verdi: Va Pensiero (The Chorus of Hebrew Slaves from Nabucco)
Gabriel Fauré: Cantique de Jean Racine
Leonard Bernstein: Somewhere
Bricusse & Newley: Pure Imagination

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