Category Archives: Latest News-public

08 Jun

Easter course recordings

Like many other organisations, the pandemic forced us to move our Easter 2021 course online. Our staff and choristers more than rose to the challenge and we had a really successful week, with a lot of fun and music making. ...

13 Nov

What is it like to be a member of NCCGB?

Lexi Greenwood, member of Senior Choir and our current Scholar has written about her experience of singing with NCCGB since she was 10 years old. Lexi feels that she has gained so much from her time with NCCGB. She views ...

10 Sep

Reviews of The Girl from Aleppo

Our 2019 recording of Cecilia McDowall’s beautiful cantata, ‘The Girl from Aleppo’, commissioned to mark our 20th Anniversary, was released on 1st May by Convivium Records. You can read more about this here. The recording has been very well received ...

30 Jun

Booking now open for our 2021 auditions

Booking is now open for our 2021 auditions. If you are aged 9-19 and love to sing, we would like to hear from you. All of our auditions will be done in person. However, if restrictions are in place due ...

28 Apr

Release of 2019 recording of The Girl from Aleppo

We are very excited to announce that our 2019 recording of The Girl from Aleppo will be released by Convivium Records on 1st May. We are very pleased to have had the opportunity to participate in such an exciting project ...

04 Mar

Corona Virus – cancellation of Summer course

Our trustees have been keeping the situation under close review with regards to our summer course. We had all been hoping that it would be able to go ahead as planned. However, the trustees have taken the difficult decision to ...

13 Nov

NCCGB Scholar for 2020

We are pleased to announce that the NCCGB scholar for 2020 is Alexandra Greenwood. The standard of entries was very high this year. Alexandra proved herself to be a worthy successor to Melissa Evans. Her love of NCCGB was clear ...

22 Oct

NCCGB 2019 Recording

During our Summer Course this year we recorded a number of items for our forthcoming CD. Once again we enjoyed working with Jon Cohen, the producer, and were delighted to welcome back Cecilia McDowall (composer) and Harriet Mackenzie (violinist) for ...

18 Oct

Visit to Pen-y-fai Church in Wales School

Last week we visited Pen-y-fai Church in Wales School for a workshop day with the pupils there. Suzzie Vango led the work-shop with Rob Challinor accompanying the singers and everyone had a wonderful day! read the full story Pen-y-fai workshop

07 Oct

For parents of choir members returning in 2020

You will find choir lists  here 2020 choir lists. – please check these if you are not sure which choir your child will be in next year.