Burnham choirs perform to raise Highbridge Arts Festival funds
40 singers from three choirs in the Burnham-On-Sea took part in
a fundraising concert in the town on Friday evening (July 19th).
Singers' joined up with 'Burnham on Song' and 'The Siobhan Johnson
Singers Junior Choir' for the special performance in Burnham's
Catholic Church to raise funds for The Highbridge Festival of
audience of over 150 people attended the event, and were treated
to strong performances of songs from Abba, The Beach Boys, Joseph
and His Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat, Les Miserables and The
were also outstanding solo performances by Rachel Perry, right,
who sang 'Somewhere Over The Rainbow' by Eva Cassidy and Matt
Perry who sang a medley from Joseph and His Amazing Technicolour
evening culminated with a powerful performance by all three choirs
singing 'Sing' by Gary Barlow - which was met with loud applause
from the audience.
were really pleased with how the evening went - all the singers
sang wonderfully - and we were also delighted with the audience's
feedback," said organiser Siobhan Johnson. "We hope
to have raised a good sum for the festival."
singers from Burnham On Song performing during Friday's concert
Siobhan Johnson and Mary Laurence with the festival's Jenny Golding