Encóre adopts Action on Hearing Loss as Charity of the Year 2012 – 2013

Posted by on Jul 31, 2012

Encóre Contemporary Choir, which celebrated its 1st ‘birthday’ in February, has announced that it is to adopt ‘Action on Hearing Loss’ as its ‘preferred charity’ for 2012 and 2013.  Action on Hearing Loss, formerly RNID, is the largest UK charity supporting people with a hearing loss.  It celebrated its centenary last year and has been in Northern Ireland since 1991. Speaking about the partnership, Action on Hearing Loss’s Northern Ireland Director, Jackie White, said “We are delighted to have been selected as Encóre Contemporary Choir’s chosen charity for two years. We...

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Encóre Celebrates First Birthday

Posted by on Mar 7, 2012

Encóre Contemporary Choir celebrated its first birthday in February – and what a year it has been! As Encóre turns one, the North West’s foremost contemporary choir can look back on a year of great achievements, including a sell out Christmas show ‘Musicals and Mistletoe’ at the Waterside Theatre in December. With an influx of new members, bringing the choir’s numbers up to 52, it looks like 2012 is set to be another phenomenal year, with Encóre moving into fantastic new rehearsal space in the Millennium Forum. Musical Director of Encóre Contemporary Choir, Emmet Doherty, said...

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