Ysbrydoliaeth Show Choir below at the Llangollen International Eisteddfod 2016. Medley of songs from the movies (Open catagory competition)
Show Choir Of The World Winners in 2013
Sweeney Todd Gala Concert 2014 with Bryn Terfel, Wynne Evans, Shan Cothi
3rd place Open Choir Category 2015
3rd Place Open Dance 2015
3rd Place Ensemble 2015
4th Place Open Choir Category 2016
1st Place (Group 2) and 4th Place (Group 1) Open Dance Category 2016
Congratulations to all in the Nidus Choirs, Ysbrydoliaeth, Nidus Dance Group and Ensembles for the fantastic results at Llangollen 2015. The placings, comments from the judges and feed back from the audience was wonderful, great work. Thanks to all staff, commitee, parents & supporters. Well done !!
Well done once again on a fantastic performance of a lovely program ! Thank you for all the hard work, Gabi x
Holly Vallis has gained a place at the Rambert School Of Ballet & Contemporary Dance, London.
She will start in September 2015.
Hannah Tottle has started at Bristol University studying for a BMUS. She has already been chosen to sing in the
Bristol University Chamber Choir. Hannah has now moved to Cardiff Uni and is studying Film Making.
Caitlin Prowle, WIll Smith, Morgan Thomas and Nicole Cox have all received choral scholarships for the
Academia Musica Choir / Hereford 6th Form College.
Caitlin Prowle was offered a place at Queens College, Oxford. She was awarded one of the two choral scholarships available this year. Caitlin is now studying politics.
Morgan Thomas has also been selected by Ralph Allwood MBE to sing with the Rodolfus Choir.
Well done to all !!
We are proud to announce the 2014 EXAMINATIONS results:
SINGING EXAMINATIONS taken July 2014 - 100% pass rate with excellent results. (ABRSM & Trinity Grades 2 through to Grade 8) MUSIC THEORY EXAMINATIONS taken March 2014(ABRSM GRADE 2 THROUGH TO GRADE 5) 100% pass rates with an excellent set of results!TAP DANCE EXAMINATIONS Summer Term 2014 - 100% pass rate with an excellent set of results(IDTA ROSETTES THROUGH TO GOLD STANDARDS INCLUDING ADULT EXAMINATIONS) Nidus ChoirChorus of Llangollen's Gala Concert performance of Sweeney Todd with Bryn Terfel, Wynne Evans and Shan Cothi
Silver Medal Winners representing Wales UK at the World Choir Games 2014
Show newsOur next large scale production will be Spring 2015 Congress Theatre, Cwmbran. Tickets available from the Theatre Box office Christmas 2014.
ALSO Nidus Theatre Arts & Ballet School students will perform 'A Christmas Show' at the Congress Theatre on Saturday 29th November 2014. Tickets will go on Sale for this September 2014. This is a fundraiser for our voluntary run award winning children's choir.
**************************Past achievements**************************We have enjoyed consistently excellent marks in all examinations taken and also find time for small presentations, community events and also put on large scale productions from time to time.
Clips from past shows
Congratulations Jack on recording for the pilot of a new animation in March 2013.
Sian was the lead 'voice' in the animated series 'Igam Ogam'.
Lloyd also successfully auditioned for BBC's Clash TV and was one of only 10 musically gifted children chosen nationwide. He travelled to London over 6 weekends for filming and the series.
Dan, Morgan, Lauren, Lloyd & Meg on being cast as voices in Channel 5's Milkshake animation - Hana's Helpline (Calon TV). Take a look at Dan's rap! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zcd95f9V9Ag
Hannah T, Hannah G, Bethany, Ellie, Rhianwen, Catrin & Megan also were selected from nationwide auditions for the Series Sport Relief does Glee. They won their heat and did very well in the series with their all girl group 'Dolce'Dolce (now including Chloe & Heather) also were one of only 12 acts chosen from nationwide auditions to perform at the Savoy Theatre, London for the Diamond Jubilee Concert before Princess Beatrice and other VIP. The group also reached the national finals of 'Britain Does Variety' in London and 'Open Mic' and are now writing, recording and releasing their own music videos.
Llangollen International Eisteddfod 2010-2013
Ysbrydoliaeth (Nidus Children's Choir - Show Choir name) with their winning performance at Llangollen's International Eisteddfod 2013 when they were named Llangollen's Show Choir of the World.
Other performances from the choir at LlangollenFolk Choir Category 2013
Senior Choir Category 2013
Junior Choir Category 2012
The choir were thrilled to compete on the main Pavillion stage at Llangollen International Eisteddfod in July 2010 in the Junior Children's Category. They were against many of the most successful and established children's choirs of the UK & overseas and gained 3rd place!!!! only 3 points between 1st and 3rd place too so well done everyone.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ntBOvwCJLeI
The choir gave a fantastic performance at Llangollen in 2009 but had to compete in the senior category and received excellent feedback and praise from the adjudicators.
In July 2008 - The World Choir Games in Austria where the Nidus Choir represented Wales and were awarded a Silver VII Diploma! To receive this at our first ever entry in a catogory comprising over 60 of the most successful and well established choirs from all over the world was a real achievment, Well Done!
In 2010 The Nidus Children's Choir has recently recorded a track with Bryn Terfel & the Orchestra of Welsh National Opera on new Christmas CD.
The choir has recorded with Bryn Terfel (Christmas CD) Vangelis (CD Hope due for release this year) and Catrin Finch/Bryn Terfel (CD due for release June/July 2013).