Nov 15

Voices raised to celebrate a decade of singing

Posted by Sal Brown

As Peebles choir InChorus prepares to celebrate its 10th birthday, Chief Reporter David Knox looks at the story of a community choir that has captured the hearts of audiences around the world. It all began with an advertisement in the Peeblesshire News almost a decade ago. Andrew Russel, realising that contemporary choirs could…

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Aug 23

Happy Birthday to us – InChorus turns Ten!

Posted by Sal Brown

The weekend of 1st September 2018 InChorus will be 10 years old, and in celebration, will  perform between 10am and 10pm at 10 locations throughout Peebles from a repertoire of 10 of the choir’s favourite songs. For full details of locations and where we’ll be keep an eye out on our Facebook page.

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Aug 23

InChorus at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2018

Posted by Sal Brown

InChorus is performing a lunchtime concert between 12 and 1pm at St Giles Cathedral in Edinburgh on Saturday 25th August. This will give the choir an opportunity to sing several more sacred pieces, together with contemporary secular pieces for which the choir is known. This concert takes place during the Edinburgh Festival, and…

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Feb 15

InChorus Christmas Concert 2017

Posted by Sal Brown

“Sparkling Performance” from InChorus  Peebles Old Parish Church sparkled throughout the InChorus Christmas Concert. Not only were the angel decorations and tinsel on the tree twinkling in the lights but the choir had donned dazzling sequinned attire which set the scene for the evening. Peebles has come to expect the best from InChorus…

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Aug 28

Edinburgh Fringe 2017 – InChorus ‘GET HAPPY!’ Review by Evelyn Denahy

Posted by Sal Brown

Singing and happiness. Two things that have been intrinsically linked since time began. We sing when we’re happy and singing makes us happy. But don’t just take my word for it. Neuroscience has proved that singing makes people happier, healthier, smarter and more creative. Every time a person sings, they fire up the…

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Aug 11

CarFest 2017 Review

Posted by Sal Brown

Car-acking Gig for InChorus The Main Stage music programme on the last day of CarFest North 2017 in Cheshire boasted a line-up of Dodgy, The Vamps, the Kaiser Chiefs, Texas, the Manic Street Preachers and, oh yes, InChorus. Announced by Chris Evans, the Peebles choir fitted nicely between Texas and the Manic Street…

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Jun 17

Two sugars and a couple of chart hits please….

Posted by Sal Brown

Peebles choir, InChorus, wants to thank their families, friends and the good people of Peebles for the success of their recent fundraising coffee morning at the Peebles Ex-Servicemen’s Club. Choir members had been up since dawn baking for the event, resulting in a wonderful home baking stall. Other stalls included recycled much loved…

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May 29

Celia’s Choir provides sweet music and over £3k for Cancer Charity

Posted by Sal Brown

At a recent rehearsal Peebles choir InChorus was delighted to host the presentation of a cheque, for a sizable amount raised at one of their concerts, to Macmillan Cancer Support. The choir lost a much loved founder member, Celia Hayton, to cancer last year. In her memory, her family and friends organised a…

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Feb 10

No more Winter Blues this January thanks to InChorus

Posted by Sal Brown

By the end of the InChorus ‘Beat the Winter Blues’ concert in Peebles on Saturday night, nobody had the right to have even a trace of the miseries. What a night it was. One comment received was “Best ever InChorus concert!”. It was certainly a night full of entertainment, supplied by InChorus and…

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Jan 20

Fifty Shades of Blue

Posted by Sal Brown

At a recent rehearsal, members of InChorus, donned tops of all varieties, and in all shades of blue, to promote their upcoming concert. They have revealed their plans for the second ‘Beat the Winter Blues’ concert which will take place in Peebles Old Parish Church at 7.30pm on Saturday 28th January. The choir…

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