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Welcome to the website of Croydon Male Voice Choir

Southern England's most exciting male voice choir!

Registered charity number: 1112732

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Farewell to Roger

July 18: The choir said farewell to music director Roger Pinsent at its summer concert on Saturday, July 16.  Roger received multiple prezzies, a speech of thanks from the choir chair, and resounding applause from the audience.

Roger about to receive his first prezzie from JWT and Kim

Choir storms to concert triumph

June 21: The choir scored a stunning triumph with its part in the two-choirs concert at Croydon Minster on Saturday June 18.

It sang two scintillating sets and won resounding applause and widespread praise from its concert partners in the Croydon Philharmonic Choir.  CMVC music director Roger Pinsent said it was the best concert he had conducted in his four years with the choir.

Roger Pinsent leads CMVC to concert triumph (photo: Leni Gillman)

Choir tours Peterborough - at last!

May 19: The choir enjoyed a rollicking tour of Peterborough over the weekend of May 13-15, singing in two concerts as well as at the city’s renowned cathedral.  The tour brought to fruition plans first laid for 2020, but postponed twice due to Covid.

Choir (Banners conducting) warms up at Peterborough Guildhall

Croydon boys score with Essex girls

The choir enjoyed a brilliant return to Essex on Saturday, singing with the Swift Singers in South Woodham Ferrers and thus renewing a musical partnership that now stretches back for a decade or more.

CMVC sings Hallelujah Chorus in Essex

Joyful Christmas return at St John's

December 12: The choir staged a spirited Christmas concert on Saturday December 11, winning plaudits and a standing ovation from a packed audience at St John’s, Shirley.

The choir was performing its first concert in Croydon since lockdown, following its appearance In West Wickham in Octoberr.  It ranged through a selection from its current repertoire, including two numbers sung for the first time, Go West and Ashokan Farewell. Its rendition of Handel’s Hallelujah, sung as an encore, brought the audience to its feet.

Choir, Roger conducting,  returns to Croydon 

Remembering Dot

DECEMBER 3: Choir members sang on Monday in memory of Dot Stevens at the Croydon care home where she died in September.  Dot was the beloved wife of choir top tenor George Stevens and they had been married for 64 years. 

George sings for Dot, backed by choir members

The choir performance, at Hayling Park Care Home, lasted for an hour and included a range of songs from its current repertoire.   Nessun Dorma and When the Saints were especially well received.

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