Events from 2017
Saturday 14thJanuary 2017: open day at TAAG in Teignmouth
Friday 10th March 2017: 7.30pm – “Caught in a Droplet” - SDS concert at Teignmouth Classical Music Festival on the theme of water. Choir joined by Luc Walpot (harp) and Matt Harvey (poet). Programme included a new song “Plastic Planet” based on an article appearing in the 28thJanuary 2015 edition of New Scientist.
Tuesday 14th March 2017: singing at Ford Primary School’s KS2 spring term event, including a new song written by the Y6 children working with David – “Robert Scott of Outland Road”
16th March to 29th April 2017: David in the States. Teignmouth choir sessions taken by David Davies (3) and Michael Graham (1) and Ivybridge sessions by Alfie Pugh (3) and David Davies (1).
Tuesday 16th May 2017: recording of “Plastic Planet” during Ivybridge rehearsal for media student’s TV documentary
Sunday 4th June 2017: “Picnic in the Park” event at the River Dart Country Park – singing for two separate half-hour stints
Saturday 8th July 2017: “Fiery As Angels” - concert of Causley songs in Launceston Town Hall. Choir joined by Kathryn Collings (soprano), Jacqueline Herbert (double bass), Lily Neal (poet) and children from Smiley Happy People (SHP). Programme included a new song “Launceston or Lanson” written by SHP children working with David.
Saturday 30th September 2017: Apple Day at Parke, Bovey Tracey
Sunday 1st October 2017: Taste of the Teign, The Den, Teignmouth. Songs about food, fish, Keats and Causley.
Saturday 11th November 2017: 7.30pm at St Michael’s Church, Teignmouth - “Meteorological Jazz” – lively songs about the weather and climate. With Luc Walpot (harp), Alfie Pugh (percussion) and poems written and read by Jennie Osborne.
Saturday 25th November 2017: Switching on of the Christmas lights, Teignmouth
Saturday 2nd December 2017: Christmas songs and carols at Kingsbridge Farmers Market
Saturday 9th December 2017 (morning): Christmas songs and carols at Teignmouth Library
Saturday 9th December 2017 (afternoon): Christmas songs and carols at Sefton Hall Nursing Home
Saturday 9th December 2017 (evening): Christmas songs and carols at TAAG
Sunday 10th December 2017: Christmas songs and carols at the Cary Arms
Tuesday 12th December 2017: Christmas songs and carols at Douro Court, Ivybridge
Sunday 17th December 2017: Christmas songs and carols at the Cary Arms
Tuesday 19th December 2017: Christmas songs and carols at Ivydene, Ivybridge
Wednesday 20th December 2017: Christmas songs and carols at Cofton Holiday Park
Friday 22nd December 2017: Christmas songs and carols at the Cliffden Hotel, Teignmouth