Musical entertainment with Imerys Mid-Cornwall Male Choir
On the following pages you’ll find information concerning the musical activities of the Imerys Mid-Cornwal Male Choir, as well as the regular rehearsal times and any upcoming concert dates in the St. Austell area. Drop in and join us!
The popular saying 'Music brings people together' might well be our motto! We are a very varied group of people, all bound by our love of music. In addition to our aim of achieving a high musical standard, the spirit of fun, conviviality and belonging is extremely important. We hope that our music brings pleasure to our audiences just as it brings enjoyment to us to perform.
Imerys Mid-Cornwall Male Choir
In 2008 the Imerys Engineering Male Voice Choir amalgamated with St. Austell Male Voice Choir to form the present Imerys Mid Cornwall Male Choir. Under the musical directorship of Mr Barry Hawken the choir has enjoyed much success and renown for its high quality singing and the variety of its concert performances; Exciting projects in recent years have included singing in the Hall for Cornwall and recording one of their songs for the BBC 1 programme 'The Great British Countryside'. They also provided the musical setting for the film premiere of 'Days of Clay' shown at the Bell Theatre, Brannel School. Amongst their memorable performances they were part of 'Kernowyon A Gan' Men of Cornwall Sing at The Royal Albert Hall.