About Us

 

 

 

Ryde Chorus was formed in the early ’90s and attracts members from all over the Isle of Wight and beyond.

Ryde Chorus is a registered charity number 1115171

The 40 – 60  members of the choir perform three varied concerts a year at different venues on the Isle of Wight, some with full orchestra and guest soloists,some unaccompanied with soloists from the choir, some more informally with guest musicians and singers.

The choir occasionally joins, or is joined by, other choral groups or choirs, for performances of  larger works.

Our Musical Director is Philip Fryer.

Heather Bentley is Deputy Musical Director.

Lawrence Bate is the rehearsal pianist and also piano or organ accompanist in concert.