Who We Are

 

We are a friendy and inclusive choir practising and performing a broad repertoire of choral music in and around Thetford, Norfolk.

Join us

 

Thetford Singers are always looking for new members to join our community. There are no auditions and you do not have to be able to read music. If you love using your voice, we would like to hear from you.

 

Join us every Wednesday at 7.30pm at the Thetford Methodist Church!

 

Please get in touch to find out more!


Email: secretary@thetfordsingers.org

Musical Director Chris Parsons

Chris Parsons is a conductor, trumpeter and teacher based in the UK. He read Music at the University of York before completing a Masters in Historical Performance Practice at the Royal College of Music in 2014. He now leads a professional career as a Trumpeter and Conductor, and has performed all across the world including tours in Germany, Denmark and Estonia.

 

As a Trumpeter, he has performed all across the UK and Europe, both as a soloist and as an orchestra player, including as part of the BBC Proms live on BBC Radio 3 and as an orchestral trumpeter in the London Handel Festival. He has been fortunate enough to work with conductors including Sir Roger Norrington and Laurence Cummings. 

 

He works as a community musician directing Thetford Singers, Newmarket Chamber Orchestra and Bury Friendly Orchestra. Chris works regularly with his own professional baroque enseble, Eboracum Baroque described by The Guardian as ‘stylish choral singers’.

MUSICAL DIRECTOR:

Chris Parsons
 

ACCOMPANIST:

Fiona Barnet