Helensburgh Oratorio Choir is a charity registered in Scotland, number: SC003942.

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April 12, 2019

Photo taken at the Lincoln Centre NY after the performance of Will Todd's Mass in Blue.  Details to follow.

Read the review here: (Click on link)

http://nyconcertreview.com/reviews/distinguished-concerts-international-new-york-dciny-presents-mass-in-blue-the-music-of-wil...

April 12, 2019

8 of us (4 Sops and 4 Altos)  checked in with Aer Lingus for flight to New York JFK via Dublin. An easy wander through US Immigration in Dublin, Immigration Officers wishing us well for our concert. Lunch in the terminal.

Plane takes off on time and we arrive in JF...

April 12, 2019

A free day in Manhattan for us to explore as we wish. Several of us bought Explorer passes to use hop-on hop-off bus and gain access to sites. Most of us headed downtown to visit 911 Memorial area again. One World Observatory is worth a visit. Kate did 35,000 steps rou...

April 12, 2019

A free morning and then our first rehearsal at Park Central Hotel (just round the corner on 7th Avenue from our hotel) We had to wear our badges which told us where to sit. We were tiered in height order, so wee ones at the front and Elaine in the back (8th) row.

We wer...

April 12, 2019

An 8:15 rehearsal call for our second 4 hr rehearsal. Will was with us all morning, encouraging us and helping with those difficult bits. He wore the tartan rosette we had given him on Friday in honour of the Tartan Day Parade. The band joined us mid morning - they wer...

April 12, 2019

PERFORMANCE DAY

Sound check and rehearsal at 9:30 but we had a delay due to late running of the 2nd half choir. Lincoln Centre much nicer than Carnegie Hall for performers. We rehearsed until 11:45. We then had 90 minutes for lunch or sit in sunshine around Lincoln Cent...

April 12, 2019

Our final day in NY, a glorious day and time to pack in all those things you still mean to do. Cases packed and off to Museums, Brooklyn, Central Park etc. Back to the hotel for 4 pm to get the stretch limousine back to JFK. It took nearly 2 hours in the rush hour, but...

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