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1996 Poland

8th to 12th May

Musical Staff
Alwyn Humphreys (Musical Director) ~ Huw Rees (Deputy Musical Director) ~ Joy Amman Davies (Accompanist)

Party No 1 ~ Overland by coach (Staying at Novotel, Hanover en route)
Party No 2 ~ By air ~ Heathrow to Warsaw. Train ~ Warsaw to Bydgoszcz

7th May ~ Both parties arrived. Accommodated at the Music Academy

9th May ~ Concert at Swieci

10th May ~ Visited Gdansk

11th May ~ Main Concert of the Festival

12th May ~ Final Concert of the Festival

13th May ~ Both parties left for home

Three Polish youngsters acted as our guides and interpreters during our vist to Poland. Choir members were so impressed with them that the Orpheus paid for them to visit Swansea and Morriston. Choristers looked after them whilst they were here.

Photo 1 at the South Wales Evening Post and photo 2 at Swansea Guildhall with Lord Mayor Des Thomas. Also present Clive Williams, publicity officer.




















1997 North America 

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