The Martinborough group is mainly an acappella choir, but a few of the songs are accompanied either by Vicki Jones on bass, or by Murray Parker on guitar. They will open the concert with the first set, followed by ‘Novella’, a South Wairarapa women’s vocal quintet, who accompany themselves on guitar, ukulele and mandolin.
The second half of the concert will start with the Featherston Gentlemen Singers, conducted by Marguerite Tait-Jamieson, and accompanied by Martin Lawrence. The Martinborough Choir will do another set, and the concert will finish with Christmas songs, with audience participation and Dawn Procter at the keyboard. … Continue Reading