We are an all-male voice chorus based in Telford, Shropshire, specialising in unaccompanied singing from the barbershop tradition. We are a member of the British Association of Barbershop Singers and welcome new members. We offer our members a sense of achievement from taking on new challenges in the company of cheerful and friendly people, and our audiences the delight of being sung to in four-part harmony
Even in these times, our rehearsals are open to the public and to potential new members, so why not pay us a visit?
We rehearse every Wednesday evening from 7.30 - 9.30 using a well known video conferencing technology. It allows us to maintain our social connections, and while the technology doesn't allow remote choral singing (due to the inherent delay in the connections), nevertheless, we have found ingenious and creative ways to work together on vocal technique and learn new songs
As a visitor, we will invite you to shadow one of our members for the evening so you can get a flavour of who we are and what we do. Go on - get in touch!
It’s all part of #SingSeptember, brought to you by BABS - the British Association of Barbershop Singers – a national campaign to spread the word about barbershop singing.
Join us from your own laptop or tablet via Zoom from 7.30pm on Wednesday 30th September.
Absolutely anyone can join in – just to see what we do, or to sing along. Age and singing ability both irrelevant for this fun, free taster event.
To find out more about the Telfordaires browse the website, or find us on facebook.
For more on Barbershop singing in the UK go to singbarbershop.com
Just email us to register and get the link firstname.lastname@example.org
If you're thinking ahead, why not hire The Telfordaires to entertain at your event? We can perform at corporate functions, charity and community events, birthday and christmas parties, awards nights, weddings, engagements, anniversaries and even funerals and memorial services. In fact we can bring some Telfordaires' magic to almost anything. We are now taking bookings for 2021, so do get in touch.