Singers invited to join choir’s event

ENTHUSIASTIC singers are invited to join Wirksworth Community Choir which is staging a performance of Handel’s, Messiah, on Sunday May 15, at St. Mary’s Church.

The choir will be accompanied by an orchestra of local and professional instrumentalists and soloists will include Wirksworth resident Wendy Nieper.

The choir is inviting singers to its regular Wednesday rehearsals.

Two workshop sessions will also be taking place on Saturday April 2 from 12.30pm to 4.30pm in Anthony Gell School and on Saturday May 14 from 10.30am to 4.30pm in St. Mary’s Church.

Singers can sign up by downloading an application form from the choir’s website – – or by contacting the choir’s secretary, Anne Oldak, by calling 01629 822844.