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Last updated 30/06/2019
As a registered charity, if you are a tax payer, by simply signing an ongoing mandate, we can reclaim the tax on every termly subscription you pay. You can download a form here, fill in online, print and then hand to John Grantham or any committee member at the next meeting. It is also retrospective - so don't delay, sign away!
DRESS CODE for all concerts unless otherwise notified!
Ladies: Long Black outfits for ladies (dark tights if not wearing trousers or long dress)
with scarves supplied by FRCS on the day
Men: DJ with black bow tie
Please can everyone in the choir commit to buy at least one ticket for each concert for friend / family to boost our audience on the day and keep the bank manager happy! Click here to take you to the concerts page giving details of how to buy tickets, online, in advance or on the door
It is easiest for us if you use online banking - don't forget to use your initial and surname as a reference and also please let Ann Brewer know you have paid.
Our bank account details are as follows
Account Name Forest Row Choral Society (HSBC East Grinstead)
Sort Code 40 20 09 Account Number 51259199
Please pay promptly at the beginning of each term - thank you.
If you don't use online banking, then a cheque made out to FRCS should be given to Ann Brewer at a rehearsal as early in the term as possible.
As of September 2016 the termly amount is £65. Please help us by completing a Gift Aid form if you are a tax payer - see below.
We suggest you bookmark the following resources in your brower to help you with practice - each site is different, but between them you will find most major choral works that we are likely to sing.
The term begins for all choristers on Tuesday 10th September when we will begin rehearsing for our concert of Handel's Messiah (St Swithun's 16th November)
FOR THOSE GOING TO CAMBRIDGE there will be a rehearsal the week before - Tuesday 3rd September
Sheet Music for The Messiah - we will be singing from the Prout Edition and if you want to purchase your own copy, then the Amazon link is here
Here is the relevant search in Ebay
Fundamentally our rehearsals always run within the school terms which can be found by clicking the link here: school terms
SOMETIMES we break during half-terms - but this is confirmed from term to term at the weekly rehearsals.
Keeping up with the news!
Francis Goodwin does a tremendous job keeping everyone up to date with news about our own choir - rehearsals, concerts, timings, social events etc.
He also circulates information about other musical events in the area that we hope will interest you.
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