Viva Voce is one of Sheffield's finest chamber choirs. Critically acclaimed for the exceptional quality of its singing and an original approach to interpretation and performance, the choir has built up a wide-ranging and challenging repertoire since it started in 1997. Viva Voce concerts offer a unique musical experience where lesser-known music gets an airing and choral classics are given a makeover. The choir currently has a membership of around twenty singers, all experienced musicians living in and around Sheffield.
‘Blunt the knives and bend the forks!
Smash the bottles and burn the corks!
Chip the glasses and crack the plates!*
That’s what ..... VIVA VOCE Chamber Choir with special guests the Peak District Youth Choir, WON'T be doing at David Mellor's Visitor Centre, Hathersage, on Saturday 4th July. But they will be singing there in an exciting new collaborative community venture that coincides with the start of the David Mellor Summer Sale and Hathersage Gala Week.
No ticket necessary and free of charge.
Sharpen your knives! A feast of choral music reflecting the hallmarks of David Mellor’s unique cultural identity awaits you. This “impressive choir” have the green light to perform an eclectic programme of quality music ‐ repertoire that represents the countries and counties from which David Mellor discerningly source quality artisan and commercial craftsmanship ‐ work that is both steeped in tradition and yet contemporary in design and construction. More information in Future Performances.
*The Dwarves Cutlery Song from J.R.R. Tolkein's The Hobbit