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Deputy Mayor to Attend Popular Concert

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Hailsham Choral Society Concert 

The Deputy Mayor of Hailsham will be getting into the summer spirit when she joins in the celebrations of the Hailsham Choral Society’s next concert, which will be held at the Hailsham Civic Community Hall in Vicarage Lane on Saturday 1st July.

The main item in the evening’s programme will be John Rutter’s Magnificat, a musical setting of the biblical canticle. The concert will also feature the world premiere of part of a new work, The Whispering Mass, by one of the Society’s choir members, Marcus Haddow.

The programme will be conducted by Josik Kotz with Colin Hughes as accompanist.

Deputy Town Mayor Councillor Amanda O’Rawe, delighted to be invited to attend the concert, said: “I’ve enjoyed coming to Hailsham Choral Society events in the past and the Society has a tradition of selecting and recruiting first-rate choristers.”

“I am very grateful to the choir, their conductor and their accompanist for staging such wonderful concerts and I look forward to yet another superb evening of entertainment for us all.”

Tickets cost £12 (adults and £6 (children under 16) and are available from The Camera Centre (53 Hailsham High Street), via and on the door.

Hailsham Choral Society is a choir of over 60 singers based locally and perform at least four main concerts during the year, with programmes featuring anything from Bach to the Beatles, Rossini to Gershwin and Rutter to Rogers and Hart.

Further information about the concert can be found via the Hailsham Choral Society website at

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Terry Hall, Communications Officer
Hailsham Town Council, Market Street, Hailsham, East Sussex, BN27 2AE
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