Welcome to Phoenix Singers - Birmingham

Phoenix Singers' Forthcoming Concerts:
Sunday 22 April 2018
Symphony Hall
6.00 pm
English premiere of 
Sir Karl Jenkins' Dewi Sant
and other choral favourites.
Massed Choirs, including Phoenix Singers, Birmingham Canoldir Male Choir, Midlands Hospitals' Choir 
and children's choirs.
Tickets £20 and £25 
(child £5)
from choir members, or 
Box Office
0121 780 3333
(£3 per ticket commission)

Saturday 21 July 
Summer Concert
7.00 pm
St John's Church, Longbridge

Sunday 18 November
Remembrance Concert
Concert Hall
Royal Birmingham Conservatoire
Time to be confirmed

Choir Tour 2017

Our choir trip to Malta in May/June was very enjoyable and though our first concert was poorly attended, this was more than made up for by a very warm and appreciative reception at the second, on Gozo. 

We visited several sites, including the capital, Valetta, which was a real fortress town, with wonderful views over the harbour and neighbouring islands.

Altogether a wonderful experience for all concerned.

Our next tour will be in May/June 2019, venue yet to be decided.

 We have recorded our first CD

More information about the playlist and how to buy can be found by clicking this link.
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 Phoenix Singers - Birmingham
Phoenix Singers is a mixed voice choir performing a wide variety of choral works. It is based in south west Birmingham.  Formed in 2001, Phoenix is currently 120 strong and, as well as performing regularly in and around Birmingham, has established an international reputation through a series of European tours.

James Llewelyn Jones is our Musical Director.  James is well-known for his work as Conductor of the Canoldir Male Choir and the Birmingham Hospitals'  Choir.  He has also taken up an appointment as Conductor of the prestigious Rhos Choir.  
We are also fortunate to have a superb accompanist for the choir, in the person of Sara Wilander, who is a real 'treasure' being both highly proficient and totally unflappable!
If you love singing and would like to join us, we would love to hear from you!
Check out our 'Membership' page, or just turn up any Wednesday evening in term time, at 7.15 pm.
We rehearse at Rowheath Pavilion, Heath Road, Bournville, B30 1HH. Next term will start on Wednesday 10 January 2018.
Membership Secretary:  Jane Hewitt      Email: jane17hewitt@aol.com

Raising funds for charity
Phoenix Singers hold two major fund raising concerts each year, one at Christmas and the other in the summer. 
We are proud to have donated over £20,000 to charities that we have supported over the last fifteen years; Breast Cancer, West Midlands Kidney Appeal, St. Mary's Hospice, Conductive Education,  Action for Children, MNDA, and Lymphoma Association.  
Our Spring Concert is usually by invitation of a local church or other organisation, when they pay our costs and then keep the proceeds to support their own work.
The charity we will be supporting in 2017/18 is the Phoenix Children's Foundation, established in 2006 with the sole aim of enriching and enhancing the lives of youngsters and their families living with illness, disability or lack of opportunity.
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Friends of Phoenix Singers
We have a group of followers called 'Friends of Phoenix Singers'. Friends are invited to social functions, including the annual dinner in February, and are entitled to £1 reduction in tickets for our Christmas and Summer Concerts.  If you would like to become a Friend, to keep abreast of our plans and support our work, please contact Moira - moira.phillips@outlook.com or 07979 421 484
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 We value the support of Choir Sponsors for either our concert programme or advertising. You will be helping our chosen charity by enabling us to pass on more financial support.  If you are interested in helping us, please contact Sue on 0121 475 4005 or email sue.wri@btinternet.com
Affiliated to the National Association of Choirs