Saturday 9 January 2021: Zoom Wassail Choir rehearsal-1 from 2-3pm - Open access zoom choir. At this time of year, Rosa Rebecka would At this first rehearsal we will learn Rebecka’s song ’The Robin’s Call’ plus some traditional wassail songs. In addition to being a singer-songwriter in her own right, Rosa Rebecka is a community musician for Wren Music and also led Wild Harmony sessions back in 2011. Join her on Zoom via the link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87565565023; or via Zoom app - Meeting ID: 875 6556 5023; see Facebook Event #1. To download a full set of lyrics - Click here and see more information on wassailing on the Wild Harmony Wassailing pages. No fixed fee, but donations gratefully received via PayPal to paypal.me/RosaRebecka.
Saturday 16 January 2021: Zoom Wassail Choir rehearsal-2 from 2-3pm. At this second rehearsal we will learn Stephen Lyons’ ‘Torbay Wassail’ plus more traditional wassail songs. Join via the Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87565565023; or via Zoom app - Meeting ID: 875 6556 5023; see Facebook Event #2. To download a full set of lyrics - Click here and see more information on wassailing on the Wild Harmony Wassailing pages. Other details as above - donations gratefully received via PayPal to paypal.me/RosaRebecka.
Tuesday 19 January 2021: Virtual Wassail 2021 from 7pm- a joyful evening big sing-along of wassail songs with Rosa Rebecka and other singers. Everyone is welcome: Gather round and celebrate the joy of wassail and singing in harmony, wherever you happen to be in the world! Regular singers from the annual event have also been invited. If you are confident you already know the songs, you can just come along for this evening event, or you can download a full set of the wassail lyrics - click here, and come to two afternoon sessions on 9th and 16th (see above) to brush up on them first. For more information on wassailing see the Wild Harmony Wassailing pages. There will also be an ‘open stage’ with singers of other winter/wassail songs. For the programme, and a song-sheet with the lyrics of these songs - click here. Please bring an apple seed and pot with soil to plant it in and an apple based beverage (Hot cider if you're feeling particularly traditional, but warm or cold apple juice would work too). So, bring your voices, lay the table and “Bring us out a mouldy cheese and some of your Christmas loaf”! Zoom details same as above No fixed fee, but donations gratefully received via PayPal to paypal.me/RosaRebecka. See Facebook Wassail 2021 for further information.