Annual Gala Concert 2016
Held in the newly opened Great Hall of Swansea University Bay Campus on 16 April. The Annual Gala Concert was actually the first concert to be held in this excellent venue with its generous acoustic properties. Here is a link with details of this exciting venue which houses a new Steinway model D grand piano and a 56 stop Viscount three-manual concert organ.
Here is a selection of photos from 16 April.
|The impressive Great Hall at the Swansea University Bay Campus|
|Part of the Choir with Ieuan Jones, Co-accompanist|
|Joy Amman Davies. Musical Director of the Morriston Orpheus Choir|
|Choir Chairman, John Mitchell with John Darracot (2nd Tenor) and Vice-President Major Sir Michael Parker, KCVO, CBE, guest of honour.|
|Special guest singers were The Three Welsh Tenors: Rhys Meirion, Aled Hall and Aled Wyn Davies, accompanied by Caradog Williams|
|Choir Co-Accompanists Ieuan Jones and Llyr Simon|
|Among the guests of honour were the Mayor of Neath Mrs. Jan Lockyer with her Consort Alan Lockyer with Choir Chairman John Mitchell|
|Les Ryan, Choir Organist at the new Viscount 56 stop concert organ.|
|Part of the Choir with Co-accompanist Llyr Simon|
|The Choir on stage.|
Musical Director, Joy Amman Davies
|Choir Chairman with the Lord Lieutenant of West Glamorgan, D Byron Lewis and Mrs Hilary Lewis, guests of honour.|