useful links

links blog.chrisrowbury.com
Chris's weekly blog From the front of the choir

singoutsaturdays.co.uk
Sing Out Saturdays run every third Saturday of the month. Morning sessions in Copdock (near Ipswich) and afternoon sessions in Wivenhoe (near Colchester). Come to either or both, all welcome, no experience needed. Different songs and singers each month.

singwiv.blogspot.co.uk
SingWiv is a monthly singing session in Wivenhoe for local people who want to sing, just for fun and without any pressure. It is part of Sing Out Saturdays.

www.wovenchords.com
Woven Chords is a community choir based in Stamford, Lincs., now led by Abi Moore.

www.worldsong.co.uk
WorldSong is based in Coventry, founded by Chris in 1997. He passed the choir over to new musical director Una May in January 2008.

www.globalharmony.org.uk
Global Harmony, another sister choir based in Melton Mowbray. Chris led the choir for five years and handed over the reins to Liz Underhill in September 2005.

naturalvoice.net
The Natural Voice Practitioners' Network is an organisation for voice practitioners who share a common ethos and approach to voice work.

www.sharedvoices.org.uk
Shared Voices is a portal to singing workshops and choirs in the Essex/ Suffolk area. They also run regular singing workshops each month on the Essex/ Suffolk border.

LeisureCourses.net
LeisureCourses.net – short courses & residential study breaks in great locations.

www.ubuntuchoirs.net
The Ubuntu Choirs Network is a growing community of choirs (mainly in Canada and the United States) which believes that the joy of singing is a universal birthright, and that together, regardless of musical background, we can help improve the world by joining voices in song.

www.chechelele.co.uk
Chechelele are an amateur choir from York, England, specialising in world folk music.

www.purplecats.org.uk
Purple Cats was formed to provide a platform for Natural Voice community singing in Sheffield.

www.kcm-music-derby.org.uk
Kaleidoscope Community Music, Derby: dedicated to enabling more people to get involved in singing in Derby whatever their previous experience, ability or confidence.

manchestercommunitychoir.org.uk
The Manchester Community Choir is an adult performance choir. They sing a rich mixture of songs from around the world.

blackburnpeopleschoir.org
Blackburn People's Choir is choir for everyone based in Blackburn. You don't have to read music – just enjoy singing!!

www.kitka.org
KITKA: women's vocal ensemble. Based in US, specialising in Eastern European singing.

www.libana.com
Libana is another women's group from the US, similar to Kitka.

northernharmony.pair.com
Village Harmony is an umbrella for a range of choral music, world music and harmony singing activities under the direction of Larry Gordon and Patty Cuyler who are based in the US. Their choruses include Village Harmony and Northern Harmony.

www.aldeburgh.co.uk
Aldeburgh Music is A place of energy and inspiration for music and the arts based at Snape Maltings in Suffolk.

www.amika.org.uk
Leicester Amika community choir is a diverse group led by Una May Olomolaiye which sings songs from around the world and in many different languages.

www.harmonicvoices.org.uk
Harmonic Voices is a new mixed acappella community choir in Burbage, Leicestershire formed in September 2014.

www.ati-net.com/articles/a_mars.php
An introductory article on Alexander Technique and singing.