Ryde Chorus is a registered charity and a SATB choir of 40-50 voices. The aim is to provide enjoyment of singing together with a purpose of performing in public with an orchestra and professional soloists at least once each singing year, and to perform one or two Christmas concerts. The choir entertains at Cowes week at the Royal Corinthian Yacht Club and has a wide repertoire for weddings, anniversaries, funerals and other events.
Philip Fryer is Musical Director and auditions singers, although the ability to read music is not required initially. Choir members will be encouraged to develop their voices and musical theory during rehearsals, and there may be opportunities to join smaller tuition groups or master class events.