The Ariosa Singers is a youth choir open to all young singers. Rehearsals are at the Llwynderw hall, Fairwood Road, West Cross Swansea 2pm-4pm on Sundays. The hall is at the back of Holy Cross Church, next to Mayals Primary School. New members always welcome.
Rehearsals for Mumbles Voices resumed on Sunday 9 October @ 3pm
CHRISTCHURCH CATHEDRAL DUBLIN 23 JULY 2016
NEW CAROLS FOR CHRISTMAS
Lisa Mears and Dan Rogers have been commissioned to compose new carols which will be performed by the Ariosa Singers at their Christmas Concerts. See Concerts and Events
The Ariosa Singers are an independent youth choir based in Swansea . They are directed by Penny Ryan OBE FRSA
The singers have a wide repertoire of classical and lighter music as well as modern arrangements and commissioned works. Their European concert tours have taken them to Dublin 2006, Prague 2007, Paris 2008, Barcelona 2009, Tuscany 2010, Venice 2011, Rome 2012, and Catalonia 2013. In 2016 they returned to Dublin ( photo above) and in 2017 plans are being made for a concert tour to Edinburgh, Scotland with possible concerts in St Giles Cathedral and St Mary's Cathedral.
Natalya Romaniw is Singing Patron of the Ariosa Singers. Natalya won the Gold Medal at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, London in 2011 and the prestigious Kathleen Ferrier Award in 2012. She went to Houston Opera, USA on its Young Artists Programme. Back in the UK now, she is in demand as an opera singer, recently taking leading roles with Garsington Opera and Holland Park Opera.
Joint Patrons: Sir Karl Jenkins CBE
and Lady Carol Barratt Jenkins Hon RCM GRSM ARCM
President Edwina Hart MBE