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Rafters Acoustic Sessions
Held in the Community Centre Rafters Bar every third Wednesday in each month. Website: www.live-for-the-music.org.uk
First Monday of the month at the King's Arms.
A community choir based in Lostwithiel for parents, carers, grandparents and anyone looking after children to come along and sing while children play. Repertoire is varied, no experience is necessary and there are no auditions. It's great fun - singing for the adults, and toys are provided for preschool-aged children. Bring babies along in pram or sling. We meet at the Scout Hut in Lostwithiel on Fridays during term time between 10am and 11.15am. Costs £3.50 for adults, no charge for children, this includes tea and coffee for adults and fruit snack for children. For more info - www.playfulchorus.com or find us on Facebook.
We sing evensong at various churches throughout Cornwall and are available to sing at weddings and other church services. New members are welcome, some singing experience preferred but not essential.
Meets: St. Petroc's Church Centre, Bodmin, on the first and third Friday of each month at 6 p.m. and on the alternate weeks on Thursday mornings in the Oasis Room, Lostwithiel Community Centre at 10 a.m.
Contact: Angeline Seymour, Director of Music, on 01208 873914
Lost In Song
Lost is Song is Lostwithiel's Community Choir. We're a group of singers of all ages and experience who meet every Thursday 7-8.30pm and sing all kinds of songs and rounds. New members always welcome, the sessions are £3.50 and occasionally we contribute to local events and perform at local fundraising concerts. The emphasis of our group is about singing for fun and we enjoy all the benefits of singing and harmonising and you don't have to be able to read music to take part.
Contact: Emma on 01208 79671 or 07803 176416 (leave a message if unavailable)
Lostwithiel Folk Jam
Weekly (Sunday) acoustic session at the King's Arms, Fore Street, Lostwithiel. Relaxed atmosphere, all traditional singers and musicians welcome. Contact Phil Wisdom 01208 873214.
Lostwithiel Music Appreciation Society
Music appreciation society to include all kinds of music: classical, jazz, folk, etc.
Meets: monthly at the Restormel Lodge Hotel.
Contact: John and Jill Scott on 01208 871656
The junior band meets every Saturday at Lostwithiel Community Centre between 9am-10am. We also hold a beginners class between 10am-11am. Senior band rehearsals take place on Monday and Thursday evenings between 7.30-9.00pm at Lostwithiel Community Centre.
Madrigali have over 20 members and sing a variety of music including early music and part songs which are often forgotten and not heard today. If you enjoy singing please come and join us, previous singing and musical experience is not necessary, just enthusiasm!
Meets: Lostwithiel Community Centre at 10am Mondays during term-time
Contact: Musical Director Angeline Edney on 01208 873914 for more information.