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    It’s Been a While!

    After eighteen long months of online coaching and safely-distanced, masked rehearsals, Spangles performed in public for the first time at La Torre Golf Resort in Roldan, Murcia. “It was the best feeling ever to stand together and make music for an audience again. We have so missed not having public performances and it was thrilling to be back in public. “ said Valerie Lynch, Musical Director. The resort holds a market every Wednesday and Friday evening during July and August, which is attended by approximately 750 people. Spangles sang in a beautiful setting, which allowed them to safely-distance and sing in the open air to an audience of more than…

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    We’ve been busy

    We’ve been so lucky to have found a great venue where we can rehearse in safety, complying with all of the regulations, which change on a weekly basis. We had our last rehearsal at the Olympia Pool and Garden Bar in Mil Palmeras last Thursday and we’d like to thank Santi and his team for accommodating our every need. We have our final rehearsal at the Mar Menor Golf Club on Thursday, 8 July, followed by an ‘end-of-term’ lunch at the Genoa Number 6 on The Boulevard, then a few weeks off to relax and enjoy the hot summer days. This also gives us an opportunity to celebrate our bronze…

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    And Relax …

    Off for our summer break. We hope to be back rehearsing on 3 September, so keep watching for updates. Meanwhile, we’re still recruiting and we’d love to hear from you if you’ve been thinking about joining us. Check out this post to find out how: Click here for more info

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    We Did A Thing

    We don’t believe in resting on our laurels, so we made this little tag to keep us busy during lockdown here in Spain. It was great fun to do and we’re raring to go to do more. Huge thanks to Tom at The Really Interesting Picture Company Limited for putting it all together for us. #lockdown2020

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    Christmas is Coming!

    It’s been a very busy year for us and it’s about to get even busier in the lead up to the Christmas festivities with invitations to sing at various venues in Los Alcázares, Balsicas, Cabo de Palos, Sucina and Torrevieja. “We love this time of year” remarked Spangles’ Musical Director, Wendy Grant “and we’ve been dusting off our Christmas repertoire since September. It’s our chance to give something back to the community by supporting local charities.” If you’d like to see this champion chorus perform and support some worthy causes, here is the list of where we will be singing: Thursday, 1 December – 20.00 – Christmas Lights Turning on…

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    Anthea’s Big Birthday

    Chorus founder-member, Anthea, celebrates her 70th birthday on 11 September so the chorus had a little celebration with her at rehearsal, to kick off her weekend of celebrations. Happy birthday Anthea! MD, Wendy, wrote and sang a parody of ‘The Lady is a Tramp’ (below) which was great fun. She likes her wine, this friend of mine I think it’s fair to say No matter if it’s red or white She likes it anyway And yes, she likes a fag or two, she thinks it’s really ace She says it’s the fags and the wine, that keeps her voice in bass And airs and graces aren’t her cup of tea,…

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    Dress Rehearsal

    Title: Dress Rehearsal Location: Centro Municipal Las Claras, Los Narejos, Los Alcazares Description: Our contest dress rehearsal. Entry is free and we’d love to see our family, friends and supporters. Start Time: 12:00 Date: 2016-03-24 End Time: 12:30  

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    A Capella Fiesta!

    A CAPELLA FIESTA RESTAURANTE ASTURIAS, PUNTA PRIMA FRIDAY, 19 SEPTEMBER AT 20:30 We’re excited to have the SABS Champion Quartet, Hanfris, as our special guests, all the way from Barcelona! Tickets 8 € each available from the Restaurante Asturias or Call: 650 745 711 or 968 334 527 Email: info@spangleschorus.com

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    Sing Harmony in a Day

    Sing Harmony in a Day Centro Municipal Las Claras, Calle Helena, Los Narejos, Los Alcázares Saturday, 23 November – 11.00 am Do you enjoy singing? Then this could be for you! The Spanish Association of Barbershop Singers (SABS) is holding a one day course for all ladies who would like to find out if singing four-part harmony is for them. Teach tracks and music will be issued in advance and you will learn to sing a song and perform it in front of friends and family that eveniing. Places are limited, so please email gail@sabs.es to reserve your place now. Call 968 334 537 or 968 432 525 or Email…

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    Gold Celebration!

    Gold Celebration! Wednesday, 12 June – 7.30 pm Sala de Pleno, Ayuntamiento de Los Alcázares Avenida de la Libertad, Los Alcázares We’re very proud to be champions of Spain and Portugal for the second time in a row. As we bring back our second Gold Medal to our home town of Los Alcázares, we would like to celebrate and to thank all our family, friends and supporters who helped us achieve our goal. Tickets are just 3€ each Call: 968 432 525/968 334 527 Email: info@spangleschorus.com