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


Artistic Directors -  Francesco Iannuzzo and Daniela Ievolo

 Choir Conductor  -  Daniela Ievolo (Dany)

Accompanist  -  Francesco Iannuzzo

Choir Manager - Christopher Legrand



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Rehearsal dates -       7.15pm start unless stated otherwise


18th, 25th May

1st, 8th, 15th 22nd, 29th June 

6th, 13th 20th July

Summer holiday

7th, 14th, 21st, 28th September

October   To be announced




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

23rd October (Wednesday) Concert for Bournemouth Blind Association

10th November (Sunday)  Songs of Praise and Joy for Remembrance Sunday

28th November (Thursday) Sing at Hillier's Garden Centre

5th/6th December (Thursday and Friday) West Moors Christmas Tree Festival

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

14th December (Saturday) Sing at Sainsbury's

18th December (Wednesday)  Carols by Candlelight at St Martin's

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


1st February (Saturday)  'Warm up winter' Concert with Francesco, Daniela and friends  (2pm for 3pm)

7th April (Tuesday) 'A concert for Holy Week' at Three Legged Cross URC (Arrive 6.45pm) Cancelled because of coronavirus

10th May  (Sunday) Concert for Woodlands Methodist Church Anniversary  (Arrive 5pm) Cancelled because of coronavirus

18th July (Saturday) Summer Concert with Francesco, Daniela and friends (2pm for 3pm) Cancelled because of coronavirus



Music for the programme of music commencing January 2021


I'll meet you in the morning        Lyrics with music          Practice MP3  -  Sopranos

                                                     Lyrics with music          Practice MP3  -  Baritones

A Gaelic Blessing                        Lyrics            Music       Practice MP3  -  Sopranos

                                                                         Music       Practice MP3  -  Altos

                                                                          Music       Practice MP3  -  Baritones

Nobody knows the trouble        Lyrics with music notes  Practice MP3  -  Top line

                                                                                          Practice MP3  - 2nd line

This is just what heaven means to me   Lyrics/music     Practice MP3 - Unison    - Link to backing track

                                                                                          Recording to sing to

Amazing Grace                                                                Practice (Mens line)        Melody line (StM GC version)

Amazing Grace                                                                Practice (Alto line)

Exercise to 'Grand old duke of York'                                               MP3

Other choir material

Oh happy day                           

Hallelujah                                 Lyrics             Accompaniment (Copyright)

Amazing Grace                         Lyrics             Accompaniment (Copyright)

You raise me up                                              Accompaniment (Copyright)

Every time I hear the Spirit   Descant line      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)