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The Games Maker Choir at Vitality Hockey Women’s World Cup 2018

Margaret - August 2, 2018

On Saturday 4th August, The Games Maker Choir, who formed at the London 2012 Olympics, made a special appearance at the Semi- Finals of the Vitality Hockey Women’s World Cup at Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre on Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.   At this highly anticipated event and stunning hockey venue, and in soaring temperatures,… Read more

Celebrating Volunteer’s week

Margaret - June 5, 2018

  The ‘Smile’ of Games Makers continues! To celebrate #VolunteersWeek2018 here’s a lovely smiley picture taken at our most recent choir rehearsal in South London. Volunteering at the London2012 Olympics and Paralympics brought most of us together, and volunteering in many guises continues to be a huge part of life for most, if not all… Read more

The Games Maker Choir Review of 2017; Part 1

Margaret - December 27, 2017

Read about another incredible year for the ‘Go To’ Choir for Sport! 2017 started with enjoyable, though intense work as usual with choir members rehearsing together and at home, honing skills on tunes both known and new to the choir. This was just as well with the range of new opportunities which were to come… Read more

The Games Maker Choir Review of 2017; Part 2

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Enjoy Part 2 of our review of another incredible year for the ‘Go To’ Choir for Sport! Read on for more exciting memories of a packed 2017…….. Recording – at the home of National Records   In September we headed off to another very special venue, The National Archives at Kew to sing “One Day Like… Read more

OUT NOW, and heading for the Christmas Charts

Margaret - November 24, 2017

The Games Maker Choir are jumping for joy as we announce the release of the single “We All Stand Together”featuring Michelle McManus today 24th November 2017. T The video of the single has already been viewed on youtube over 4,000 times  and media coverage of the single release and the forthcoming album on the 15th December… Read more

Do you Like to Sing? Would you like to join the #ChoirForSport?

Margaret - November 14, 2017

Since being formed at the London 2012 Olympics, The Games Maker Choir has performed at Wembley, Twickenham, The Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, Trafalgar Square and most recently at the Opening Ceremony of the IAAF World Athletic Championships. With BBC TV appearances and an album about to be released for Choirs With Purpose, there is always something… Read more

Games Maker Choir show “Purpose” for their 2017 Christmas chart success bid

Margaret - November 8, 2017

We are excited to announce that The Games Maker Choir have joined 11 other “Choirs With Purpose” – launching an inspiring single and an album for charity, led by Pop Idol winner Michelle McManus. All the profits will be divided equally between the choirs involved, or their nominated charities. The Games Maker Choir will be fundraising for… Read more

What a Whizz! With Para Athletic World Champions

Margaret - August 27, 2017

Members of the Choir were privileged to entertain the crowds honouring medallists from the World Para Athletics Championships in July 2017. Taking to the specially constructed stage in the Hero Village of the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in East London, the athletes and spectators from all over the world were treated to a rousing performance from the choir…. Read more

Back ‘home’ to a wonderful world wide welcome!

Margaret - August 11, 2017

The Games Maker Choir opened the 2017 IAAF World Athletics Championships at the London Stadium, in a very special performance at The Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in East London. It was a real honour to be invited to open proceedings at such a prestigious event back at the Olympic Park and Stadium where the choir… Read more

History is made for the choir at Kneller Hall!

Margaret - July 18, 2017

We were excited and honoured to announce that The Games Maker Choir would be singing at The Royal Military School of Music at Kneller Hall, Twickenham on Wednesday 12 July 2017. Our first non sport related concert!     Performing alongside musicians of the Band of The Parachute Regiment, The Corps of Royal Engineers and The… Read more

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