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About us

JAMIE KNIGHTS

MUSICAL DIRECTOR


07732 951024

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RICHARD LUSCOMBE

CHAIRMAN


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JOHN KENDALL

SECRETARY


(01225) 834015

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Please contact the Chairman or

Musical Director with any Concert enquiries

Mendip Male Voice Choir​

Led and supported by professional musicians with many years of choral and vocal experience.


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jamie Knights

Musical Director

Jamie was a scholar at Wells Cathedral School and gained a first class BA Honours Music degree at Bath Spa University.  Jamie is a widely respected musician, having worked with many groups in the local area, including Curtain Up, City of Bath Bach Choir and Bath Opera.  He also spent four years directing the Glastonbury Male Voice Choir.  He is currently a Music Teacher and Musician-in-Residence at Kingswood School in Bath.

Phillip Evry

Accompanist

Phil joined us at the start of January 2015 and quickly established himself as one of the team. He received his musical education at the Royal Academy of Music and retired as Deputy Director of Music at the Arts Educational School, Tring. Phillip comes to us from the Bath Male Choir where he was accompanist from 2006 until 2014.

Phil Evry MMVC Accompanist

We welcome applications from professional musicians who would be interested in joining us during a performance as a Guest Soloist. Please get in touch with the Musical Director - musicaldirector@mendipmen.co.uk

The Council

 

The Mendip Male Voice Choir have a council who are elected every year at our AGM and work hard to support the choir and develop its potential. The current council are:

 

Chairman - Richard Luscombe

Vice Chairman - Peter Bradshaw

Secretary - John Kendall

Assistant Secretary - John Taylor

Membership Secretary - Andy Nichols

Concert Bookings Secretary - Mike Downing

Treasurer - Phil Gait

Assistant Treasurer - George Beechener

Publicity - Simon Martin

Stage Manager - Martin Dymond

Safeguarding & Child Protection Officer - Fred Lacey

Please use the 'Contact' page to get in touch.

 

Section Leaders

These are members of the choir from each voice section who liaise with other singers from their section.

First Tenor Section Leader - David Phillips

First Tenor Section Deputy Leader - Rob Thain

 

Second Tenor Section Leader - Jim Attwood

Second Tenor Section Deputy Leader - Geoff Pulsford

 

Baritone Section Leader - Bryan Hussey

Baritone Section Deputy Leader - John Kendall

 

Bass Section Leaders - Robert Pemberton

Bass Section Deputy Leader - Brian Griffiths

The Choir is delighted to acknowledge the support of the following Individuals and organisations:

Honorary President

 

Brian Attwood

Vice Presidents

Geoff Pulsford

Terry Phillips

 

Choir Patrons

Michael Eavis - CBE

Jacob Rees-Mogg - MP

Choir Members

First Tenor

David Phillips

Leigh Butler

Robin Campbell

Roland Clarke

John Daintith

Jon Lewis

Andy Nicholls

Ralph Pawley

Richard Rawlings

John Taylor

Rob Thain

Ken Webster

 

Second Tenor

Jim Attwood

George Beechener

John Hack

Jerry Hann

Bryn Hawkins

Fred Lacey

Danny Lacey-Ford

Richard Luscombe

Simon Martin

Michael McCarthy

Richard Munden

Geoff Pulsford

John Scarterfield

Alec Short

David Sperritt

Michael Thomas

Phil Turner

 

Baritone

Bryan Hussey

Eric Baldwin

David Brown

John Browning

Nick Furzland

Phillip Gait

Andy Green

John Kendall

Ron Long

Patrick McDermot

Terry Porter

Terry Philips

 Jeremy Smith

Pete Young

 

Bass

Robert Pemberton

Colin Bowden

Ken Bowen

Peter Bradshaw

Alan Burbridge

Mike Downing

Martin Dymond

Martin Greene

Brian Griffiths

Greg Harris

Geoffrey Lane

Stephen Manning

Robert Pemberton

Martin Slocombe

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