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Voice of the Town takes off in Birmingham!

Half way through the first summer term, our new choir is taking off in the West Midlands!  Taking small steps, after only one month, it has already become a united group and ‘Ain’t No Sunshine’ sounds truly amazing, according to our Musical Director, Ruairi Edwards. Previously, he worked alongside Gareth Malone on the BBC Series,… Read more »

Only 3 Days To Go Until Our Edinburgh Choir Kicks Off – Join Up Now!

That’s right, we’re really looking forward to Edinburgh’s Voice of the Town restarting this coming Wednesday, June 4th at its new home, The Merlin, Morningside Road, Morningside Road, EH10 4PU, from 7pm to 9.30pm.  It’ll be great to see the usual faces along with a number of new people interested in joining the group.  AND…… Read more »

Our Edinburgh Choir Are On The Move To Morningside!

That’s right, Edinburgh’s Voice of the Town Choir will not only be moving rehearsal days from a Tuesday to a Wednesday evening, but we’re delighted to say we’ll be moving to The Merlin, on Morningside Road too. It’s a fantastic venue with a lovely, spacious and airy function room upstairs and we’re sure it will… Read more »

VOTT on BBC Radio Scotland

And in case you missed the interview live, click on the player below to hear Voice of the Town’s Founder and Group MD, Steve Morton, discussing VOTT, and with Melanie Masson (X Factor) the health benefits of singing as well as some of our upcoming shows (at the time) involving our Glasgow and Edinburgh choirs… Read more »

Brilliant Performances From Our VOTT Glasgow & Edinburgh Choirs

What a fantastic past week it’s been for our Edinburgh and Glasgow vocal groups! Edinburgh’s Voice of the Town choir produced an excellent performance for their first gig at Concert for Sick Kids, which was raising funds for The Royal Hospital of Sick Children via The Edinburgh Sick Kids Friends Foundation.  The group performed brilliantly on… Read more »

Show Time for our Edinburgh and Glasgow Choirs

If you’re searching for a night out or specifically an evening of truly fantastic live music, well we may just have the answer for you!  Here at Voice of the Town, we’re delighted to be taking part in two fantastic upcoming shows… First up, Tuesday May 6th, our Edinburgh choir are sharing the bill with some… Read more »

VOTT Chats to Susan Boyle’s Musical Director

Following Newcastle’s Voice of the Town’s hugely enjoyable and memorable performance with Susan Boyle in front of a sell out audience at Newcastle City Hall, we managed to grab a quick word with her Musical Director, Kennedy Aitchison, after the show. It was great working with Susan, Kennedy and all the team including their tour… Read more »

Karen Dunbar Turns Glasgow Central Station Into a Live Music stage

Karen Dunbar, star of Chewin’ The Fat, surprised hundreds of travellers last night at Glasgow Central Station when she and 33 singers of Voice of the Town showed up to sing ‘I belong to Glasgow’ without a warning. The unexpected performance was recorded to be part of the upcoming four-episode documentary ‘I Belong to Glasgow’… Read more »

VOTT Choirs Hotting Up For Christmas!

Well it’s gearing up to be a busy time for our various VOTT groups over the coming weeks.  First up, our Newcastle Choir are really excited to be taking part and lending our voices to the Teenage Cancer Trust’s Christmas charity single Here We Stand on Wednesday, November 20th, at Loft Music Studios in Newcastle.  Written by Marty O’Nions… Read more »