All you need to know about PGTC

Join the choir


The choir and waiting list are currently at full capacity. We will update our social media when we begin operating a waiting list again or when spaces become available.


Established - 25th February 2010

Choir Type - Pop

Also do - Swing, Musicals, Rock

Cost - £3 per week

Membership - £20 per year

Based at - Burnham Cricket Club

Meet - Every Thursday from 8pm to 10pm

Skill levels - from beginner upwards



Facts about the choir


Pop Goes the Choir are Winners in 2014, 2015 and 2016 of The Biggs Cup for Mixed Choirs

at the Maidenhead Festival


Pop Goes The Choir were officiallly invited to sing at the Paralympics in London 2012


Pop Goes The Choir were officiallly invited to sing at the Royal Wedding of Harry and Meghan, at The Long Walk, Windsor

Founder

Matthew Ash is a local singer and keen member of the Maidenhead Musical Comedy Society and Maidenhead Operatic Society. After being in a few rock bands as a younger man and spending five years in the Royal Chapel Choir, Matthew is keen to impart his knowledge and enthusiasm for music to all. Matthew is also the Founder of Pop Goes To Africa, a trustee of The Burnham Foundation and is a Former Governor of Lent Rise school on Burnham.


Musical Director

David Kemp is the resident Musical Director at Azure Theatre School and the Artistic Co- coordinator at Millennium Performing Arts, London. He is also the founder of DK proDuKtions, a local, professional theatre company specialising in theatre productions (indoor and out!) and both adult and children’s workshops.