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Nepal Benefit Concert, 13 July 2015

Our next concert is on Monday 13 July 2015, 8pm at St Mary’s Church, Stoke Newington Church Street.

We are joining together with the Cecil Sharp House Choir, the Pete Cooper London Fiddle Group and other virtuoso musicians, under the direction of Sally Davies, to raise money to support earthquake victims in Nepal. See full details in the flyer posted below.

It would be great if all of the Wing-It Singers’ friends, fans and families could support this event – which takes the place of our summer concert this year.

Please note, this concert is being held in the bigger, Victorian church, not the small one we’ve previously had concerts in… There is much more capacity in the larger church, so we’re hoping for a big audience and lots of money raised for a good cause. There will be wine and soft drinks available during the interval.

Please come and support this musical extravaganza – and bring your friends!

Image promoting our Nepal Benefit concert on 13 July 2015

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Summer concert: 12 July 2014

The Wing-It Singers welcome you to our Summer Concert!

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When: Saturday 12 July 2014 at 7.30pm (doors open at 7.15pm)
Where: St Mary’s Old Church, Stoke Newington Church Street, London N16 9ES
Tickets: £7. There will be a bar.

We will be performing a selection of wonderful acappella songs from the 12th to the 21st century. Plus Spanish guitar solos by Francesco Mariani.

 

Concert at Sutton House, 15th Dec 2013

The Sutton House Music Society has invited the Wing-It Singers to perform a Festive Concert on Sunday 15th December 2013 at 6pm.

We will present a mouth-watering programme of English yuletide wassails, and festive songs from Georgia, the Balkans, Spain and France.

Christmas at Sutton House

Christmas at Sutton House

We are happy to be performing for the first time in a local Hackney “jewel”, the wonderful sixteenth-century National Trust property, Sutton House, which will be decorated for the occasion.

There will be complementary mince pies and the cafe/bar will be selling mulled wine and other drinks.

Early booking is advised, as the concert is expected to sell out.

Where: Sutton House, 2 and 4 Homerton High Street, Hackney, E9 6JQ How to get there
When: Sunday 15th December 2013, at 6pm.
Tickets: £7; concessions (proof required) £5; under-16s, disabled people and their carers free.
Book: www.shms.org.uk or tel: 07505609757
The café/bar will be open before the concert and during the interval.

South of the river on Saturday!

Chumleigh Gardens

Chumleigh Gardens

The Wing-It Singers will be venturing South Of The River (eek!) next Saturday 8th June.

We will be doing two performances of mostly crunchy Eastern European harmonies to complement / compete with the tranquillity of Chumleigh Gardens, in Burgess Park. It’s all part of Open Garden Squares Weekend (and also linked to the Chelsea Fringe.)

Details here www.opensquares.org/detail/Chumleigh.html

And more details about the full programme here: www.southwark.gov.uk/events/event/2488/ (Yes! It says we’ll be “singing music from the Black Sea to the Mediterranean”!)

As far as we know, we will be singing at 12.45 and and 13.45. And it looks like the weather will be fine. So dig out your sunglasses, come and listen!

It’s free, and pretty informal – you can wander in and out as you feel like it, and enjoy the gardens.

Here’s a map: http://goo.gl/maps/gE7WS