Allegro Choir Are Celebrating 10 years of singing Together and Raising Over £50,000 for Charities and community Groups

Published on: June 6, 2024

Allegro, a choir based in the South Essex are celebrating raising a magnificent fundraising total of £50,473 as they launch their 10th Anniversary season of concerts on Sunday 9th June at Avenue Baptist Church, Westcliff.

Allegro is a group of friends living across south Essex who meet throughout the year with the aim to have fun rehearsing a wide repertoire of music and to present high quality concerts to raise funds for charities and community groups. Their first concert was in 2014 and each year they perform a summer season of four or five concerts and three or four Christmas concerts which have raised funds to support 31 community groups and charities.

The concert at Avenue Baptist at 3pm on 9th June will support Alzheimer’s Society

Choir member Rob Gray said “The afternoon launches a season of concerts in June and July as we whisk you “Around The World In 80 Minutes” A celebration of music from choral arrangements to songs from hit musicals with some wonderful solos, duets, and quartets representing countries on the way. This summer we are raising funds for Alzheimer’s Society, Challenging MND, Writtle Church and UNICEF”

Other dates are:

  • Sunday 16th June St Peter’s Church, Thundersley at 3pm
  • Sunday 14th July Benfleet Methodist Church at 5.30pm
  • Saturday 20th July All Saints Church, Writtle at 7.30pm

Tickets are £10: children are free

To reserve tickets telephone the Allegro box office on 01268 751303

“Around the world in 80 Minutes”  Avenue Baptist Church, Westcliff  on Sunday 9th June at 3pm

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