Meet a Choir Member

 Nick Symondson, Chairman

How long have you been a member of Charlton Kings Choral Society? Over two years.
Which voice part do you sing (soprano, alto, tenor, bass)? Second Tenor.
What kind of music do you most like to sing?


Flexible, but something with soul, e.g, Beethoven, Motzart, Handel, Faure etc.


Who are your favourite composers? As above.
Who is your least favourite composer?


Thought about it and cannot say! Composers I thought I hated I get to like after practice!
Which CKCS concert have you most enjoyed? All of them, seriously, although I have some well reported venue issues!
Are you, or have you been, a member of any other choirs?


Yes, before I moved to Cheltenham I was a member of St Teresa’s Church Choir and Bledlow Church Choir.
Do you play any musical instruments; if so, which? No.
What musical talent would you most like to have? To play rock guitar or harmonica!
What is your idea of perfect happiness?


Going for a walk with my wife Angela in the glorious Cotswolds followed by a pub lunch!
What is your greatest regret? Not learning how to play a guitar!
What is your motto in life?


Keep on keeping on, (which I inherited from my father!).