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Piano Appeal Launch – “Name a Key!”

* Fund Updates* Raised so far: £2,735 THANK YOU! Latest incomings to the fund:  £55 Bernadette Johnston £150 Jeff and Ursula Holt £100 Joe McGory £150 Mr Strauss £100 Cerri Gallagher £100 Mr M & Mrs P Lewis £50 Mr D C & Mrs D E Barton £150 Mike Burns £300 Jason Ellis  £50 Sue Gerrard £150 Benjamin Satmáry £20 Lucy and Amelia McKevitt […]

Southport Theatre Concert

The Mersey Wave choir was delighted to support our friends at the Fron Male Voice Choir on the 10th February 2018 at the Southport Theatre and convention centre. It was an evening full of passionate music making by two community choirs who take so much joy from entertaining an audience and from the fun we […]

Mersey Wave Christmas Concert

The Mersey Wave Annual Christmas Concert took place at St Ambrose Church, Speke on Friday December 2nd 2016. Thank you to everyone involved and to all of the audience members who supported and attended the concert! Here are some photos from the evening which we hope you will enjoy… Our next Christmas concert is on […]

“Our Liverpool Song” Premier – Albert Dock Voices on the Water

During Summer 2016 Mersey Wave was delighted to be commissioned to compose an original ‘modern day sea-shanty’ based upon Liverpool’s historic Albert Dock. Kathryn Rudge and Jason Ellis wrote ‘Our Liverpool song’ and it was premiered at the Albert Dock as part of Liverpool ‘Folk on the Dock’ Festival on 28th August 2016. Several choirs […]

“Somme and Beyond” – St George’s Hall Concert

A concert in collaboration with the Royal British Legion was presented at St George’s Hall Concert Room, Liverpool on 1st July 2016. The event entitled “The Somme and Beyond” paid tribute in music and words to all those effected by the events which took place one hundred years to the day during World War One. The […]

Widnes Choir Rehearsals

A new branch of the Mersey Wave choir will begin rehearsals in Widnes from the 23rd February! The group will focus on beginner singers and those who would like to start with the basics of singing in a choir. Experienced singers are welcome and members can attend all rehearsals on Tuesday in the new location […]

Christmas Concert 2015

The Mersey Wave annual Christmas concert took place on the 18th December 2015 at St Ambrose Church, Speke with performances from mezzo-soprano Kathryn Rudge, the Mersey Wave Choir – Directed by Jason Ellis, the Mersey Wave Young Singers and piano and organ by Owen Roberts. This festive concert included carols and musical songs and sing-alongs […]

Topping out ceremony at Royal Liverpool Hospital

The Mersey Wave choir were delighted to be invited to sing at the new building Royal Liverpool Hospital on 15th Decemember for their commemorative topping out ceremony. They joined visitors, staff and contractors in getting an exclusive glimpse of the impressive city views from what will become a viewing platform when the hospital opens, next […]

Epilepsy Action Carol concert

The Mersey Wave Choir was delighted to support Epilepsy Action in Liverpool for their annual charity concert held at Liverpool Parish Church.   Epilepsy Action is the UK’s leading epilepsy organisation and exists to improve the lives of everyone affected by the condition and raised just under £750 for the charity from this event.  

Summer Break

The Mersey Wave Choir and Young singers are currently on their summer break until September. If you are thinking of joining one of our groups then now is a great time to get in touch. We always welcome new members to come along and join us in the singing but we would also love to […]