Community Choir

The choir was established in 2015. They meet weekly at West Studios, Chesterfield. The group is made up of people of all ages with different levels of singing experience.

Andrea Small, a Natural Voice Practitioner and founder member of the 'Natural Voice Practitioners Network' leads the choir. The choir use no written music or instruments, just the natural voice and lots of group harmony. The ethos is that everyone can sing!

"I wanted to join a choir for many years so when the opportunity arose to join the Qdos Community Choir I jumped at it. It was great to come and sing in a relaxed atmosphere with like-minded people. I love the feeling that singing with others brings. It is wonderful. Thank you for the opportunity." (Participant)

Members say the choir has helped their self esteem and confidence as well as improving their health and wellbeing.

The community choir has performed has performed at the 'Arts Derbyshire Conference', the 'Open Studios' event and at a Connect 5 event in Chesterfield town centre.

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