The St Martin's Gospel Choir

sharing the joy of traditional and contemporary gospel music

Rehearsal Venue: St Martin's United Reformed Church,

2 Moorlands Road (Corner of Station Road)

West Moors,  BH22 0JW

 Choir Conductor  -  Daniela Ievolo (Dany)

Accompanist  -  Francesco Iannuzzo

Choir Manager - Christopher Legrand



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Rehearsal dates -       7.15pm start unless stated otherwise


17th, 14th, 21st, 28th May Rehearsal at 7.15pm

June 4th, 11th (Change of day to Monday 17th) 25th

July 2nd, 9th, 16th 23rd, 30th

Summer holidays August 6th - September 17th


Performance dates, times and venues


4th November (Sunday) at 3.00pm  'Songs of Praise and Joy' at St Martin's

24th November (Saturday) at 3.45pm  Turning on of the Christmas lights at Wimborne

28th November (Wednesday) at 2.00pm   Performance at Penny's Friendship Club, St Mary's Church, Ferndown

6th December (Thursday) Cameo performances at the West Moors Christmas Tree Festival, St Martin's

7th December (Friday) 7.00pm Performance at the West Moors Christmas Tree Festival (after Carols at the Petwyn)

13th December (Thursday)  Lead carols at Horton Heath Methodist Church 7.30pm

19th December (Wednesday)  Carols by candlelight  St Martin's URC


2nd March  (Saturday) 3.00pm  Francesco and Daniela's concert at St Martin's

7th April  (Sunday) Performance at the Verwood Civic Service - (Arrive 2.15pm at Verwood Methodist Church, Vicarage Road, Verwood)

14th April  (Sunday) Songs of Praise and Joy at St Martin's (Arrive 2.15pm)

12th May  (Sunday) Concert for Woodlands Methodist Church Anniversary  (Arrive 5pm)

27th July (Saturday)  Summer concert with Francesco Danuiela and friends (Arrive 2pm)

24th August (Saturday) Induction service for Revd James Whately at Verwood URC

7th December (Saturday) Concert performance for Bournemouth Civic Society Christmas Luncheon

19th December (Thursday) Horton Heath Methodist Chapel Christmas Carols.


The spring rehearsals will be from the following

'Just a little talk with Jesus'

'From a distance'

'River of Dreams'

'He's got the whole world in his hands'

'The rivers of Babylon'

'Siyahamba' (We are marching)

'Put your hand in the hand'

'Stand by me'

'I believe'

Oh happy day

Lyrics, sheet music and MP3s will be added to the website as they become available

Just a closer walk with Thee     Lyrics              Sheet music  

Oh happy day                            Lyrics              Oh Happy Day men with women low voices.mp3     Oh Happy Day Women high voice.mp3                                                                                                                Oh Happy Day Together.mp3 (Copyright)

Hallelujah                                 Lyrics             Accompaniment (Copyright)

Amazing Grace                         Lyrics             Listen to Soweto Gospel Choir     Accompaniment (Copyright)

You raise me up                                              Accompaniment (Copyright)

Every time I hear the Spirit   Descant line      Sheet music     - Practice recording    -   Accompaniment (Copyright)

Bless the Lord (Chant)                                    Demo recording

My God is a good God                                     Accompaniment  (Copyright) 

Gospel Melody                                                Accompaniment  (Copyright)

I believe                                                         Accompaniment  (Copyright)

I will follow him                                             Accompaniment  (Copyright)

Bless the Lord with me (Solo line)                Practice recording