The festive season is almost upon us! Over the next few weeks each one of the AC Academy after school choirs will be performing in a concert or two, as we begin the countdown to Christmas.
Monday 4th December: AC Academy does Christmas
AC Academy Malvern will be performing a string of Christmas classics, including Away in a Manger, Ding Dong! Merrily on High and Carol of the Bells at the Church of the Ascension in Malvern. The concert starts at 5.30pm.
Tuesday 5th December: Solihull Supersing
AC Academy Solihull will be performing as a guest choir in the Solihull Supersing. The Supersing is a ‘concert in a day’, where 12 North Solihull schools come together, 10 children per school, they spend the day learning songs, then put on a performance in the evening. The concert also has readings and videos which re-tell the Christmas story. This event is held at Grace Academy in Chelmsley Wood, Solihull.
Monday 11th December: Coventry Music Christmas Concert
AC Academy Coventry have been invited to perform in the Coventry Music Christmas concert at Coventry Cathedral at 7pm. They will be joined by some of our choir creation schools and will perform three Christmas classics, Gaudete, Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas and O Holy Night. Tickets for this concert can be purchased through the Coventry Music website www.coventrymusic.eventbrite.co.uk.
Friday 15th December: AC Academy does Christmas
AC Academy Coventry and Warwick will join together to put on a performance at St Mark’s Church, Leamington Spa. They will be performing an array of Christmas songs like Hark! The Herald Angels Sing, The Very Best Time of Year and The Twelve Days of Christmas, complete with quacking and mooing. The concert starts at 7.30pm.
Thursday 21st December: Carols by Candlelight
AC Academy Warwick Seniors, will join Armonico Consort in our traditional Carols by Candlelight at St Mary’s Church, Warwick. A highlight of the festive season, audiences can soak up the Christmas atmosphere and enjoy a mix of seasonal favourites, well-known carols and new discoveries. The concert starts at 7.30pm.
Please come along to one or more of these concerts to support our young singers. Tickets for all AC Academy concerts can be purchased via our website.
Follow our Facebook and Instagram pages to see photos from all of these concerts.
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Laura Bree, AC Academy Facilitator