There are 5 choirs based at St. James’ and St. Basil’s Church. Open to all, audition, or invitation only, we have a choir to suit most singers.
The Newcastle Phoenix Choir is a group that welcomes everyone who would like to sing with no exceptions Our mission is to give members an uplifting experience through singing and socialising. Our team of professional musicians, support workers and volunteers will be there every Friday at 2pm-3.30pm to sing songs, drink tea and eat cake!
St James’ and St Basil’s Singers known as J’s and B’s Singers is an ‘open to all’ choir that meets on Monday evenings at the church. This group will sing secular and non-secular choral works with a focus on classical music in the ideal acoustic of J’s and B’s. Music Director Simon Davies-Fidler
Fenham Ensemble is a chamber choir for the north east of England, based in the west end of Newcastle and directed by Simon Davies-Fidler. If you are interested in becoming a member of the group email Simon Davies-Fidler, music director at J’s and B’s
The J’s and B’s Quartet were formed out of the Amazing Voices of Hope Choir. They provide Incredible musical for support to Church services on the first Sunday of every month, and have helped us to develop our online Church services. The Quartet are available for Weddings, Funerals, Baptisms and other special events. Please contact their musical director, Simon Davies-Fidler for further information.
Sanctuary voices brings together existing choirs and singers under the guidance of Charles Wooler. Charles is the resident organist at J’s and B’s. Sanctuary voices provide choral support to St. James’ and St. Basil’s Church on the third Sunday of each month
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