Entries by Tom King

Celebration

In September, 200 Songbound children performed in our end of syllabus performance in Dadar. The theme for this term was ‘Celebration’ and we were extremely lucky to have Phoebe Rees with us in Mumbai for the whole week prior to the show, inspiring our kids and putting together all the wonderful work of the choirs’ […]

Classical Movement’s new India Choral Fellowship

We would like to thank from the bottom of our hearts Neeta Helms and her team at Classical Movements (USA) for supporting us via her newly formed India Choral Fellowship. We were proud and extremely grateful to host the first ICF fellow Kevin Fox who spent two weeks visiting rehearsals, running training sessions and supporting […]

Singing in the Rain

HUGE thanks to the amazing Lucy Griffiths for leading such a fantastic week of workshops and training with all of our choirs and leaders, culminating in a huge ‘singing in the rain’ concert! We also had to say a fond farewell at the concert to two of our choir leaders who are heading to the […]

Great Song Cycle

Great Song Cycle – Jo Wallfisch, August 2016 Inspired by her work with our children a year earlier, Jo decided to tour the West coast of India in aid of Songbound. Tour bus? Nah, bike!

One Year On – remembering ‘The Colour in Us’ and the inspiring visit of the Jesus College Cambridge Choir

One year ago, Mumbai’s coolest live music venue, blueFROG, hosted a ground-breaking concert featuring a combined choir of Songbound children and the Choir of Jesus College, Cambridge. Over the course of a week, the entire 30 strong student choir worked non-stop with five of our children’s choirs in preparation for the special event. Coinciding with […]