River Studios are proud to host two Southampton choirs with our facility; En Masse and Sing For Life.
En Masse is a Southampton performance choir for adults (16+). It is unique contemporary vocal group who practice every Wednesday evening 7.30pm to 10pm at River Studios.En Masse choir began, back in 1993 originally in Salisbury as the brainchild of founder, Robin Gair and now boasts over 40 members in the choir performing on a regular basis across Southampton.
Origins of En Masse and how to join
Kevin Wilson has recently taken over as Director of the En Masse Southampton choir, adding; “We’re so proud of our choir, it really is a fun and enjoyable team to be part of. We’re always looking for new members, so if you feel passionate about singing get in touch!”
Sing For Life Choir
Sing For Life is a Southampton registered charity choir. The choir rehearse every Tuesday at River Studios between 1.30pm to 3.30pm, and perform across the South Coast raising money for Wessex Cancer Trust.
The choir is lead by Robin Gair, the founder of En Masse, who has over 45 years of experience in the music industry. His career encompasses many genres of music but he remains spectacularly enthusiastic about most of them. As a vocalist he has supported acts such as; Manfred Mann and John Lee Hooker as well as singing in many of the finest rock/pop acts to come out of the Wiltshire area.