Performances

Coming Soon…

2017

Keep December 9th Free! We hope to make an exciting announcement soon, so watch this space!

Past Performances…

2017

Charity Concert – Hope Orphans’ Centre in Tanzania

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Sunday 30th June, Sussex Street Christian Centre, Rhyl

Charity Concert – Stroke Association

Springfield Hotel
Sunday 14th May, Springfield Hotel, Holywell

Cantorion Rhos and Acquire Sing

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Saturday 1st April, Christ Church, 9 Water St, Rhyl, LL18 1SP

Mayor of Rhyl’s Gala Performance

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Friday 17 March, Pavilion Theatre

…and a surprise Special Award for Leslie!

St Kentigerns Light Up a Life Service

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St Thomas’ Church, Russell Road, Rhyl

Sunday 29th January
further information available via St Kentigerns Hospice, St Asaph

2016

Christmas with Acquire

with special guests; KIM Choir, Spectrum of Sound and Tuned Together

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Saturday 3rd December at 7.30pm, St Thomas’ Church, Russell Road, Rhyl
Tickets £5.00 – available via the Acquire Appreciation Facebook page

Private booking

Tuesday 30 August, Rhuddlan Golf Club

Radio Glan Clwyd Anniversary celebration

Radio Glan Cwyd 40th Anni
Friday 16 September, Prestatyn Bowling Club

Rhyl Botanical Gardens Open Day 2016

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Sunday 10 July, 2pm, Botanical Gardens, Grange Road, Rhyl

 

‘Light up a Life’ Service (for St Kentigern Hospice) 

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Sunday 24th January, 4.00pm, St Thomas’ Church, Rhyl

Private booking
Dane Lodge Social Weekend

Friday 22 January, Beaches Hotel, Prestatyn

Rhuddlan Environment Group fundraiser in aid of Macmillan.

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Saturday 16 January, 6.30pm, Rhyl Town Hall

2015

Tenovus Cancer Care ‘Lovelight’ concert

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Thursday 10 December, 7pm, St Asaph Cathedral

 

Big Busk for the ‘By Your Side’ campaign

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Thursday 10th December, 1-3pm, Cancer Treatment Centre Foyer, Ysbyty Glan Clwyd.

Christmas with Acquire 2015

Christmas 2015

Saturday 5th December, 7.30pm St Illtyd’s Church, Rhuddlan

Christmas Classics with BLAKE

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Friday 4 December, 7.30pm, Venue Cymru, Llandudno

Mike Peters & The Alarm 30th Anniversary Concert

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Saturday 10 October, Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff

Rhyl Botanical Gardens Open Day 

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Sunday 19 July, Botanical Gardens, Grange Road, Rhyl

RNLI Lifeboat naming event 

Rhyl D-class lifeboat Mary Maxwell

Rhyl D-class lifeboat Mary Maxwell

Sunday 7 June, 2pm, Rhyl Lifeboat Station

Private party 

Saturday 21 March, Rhyl Town Hall

U20 Rugby International

Eirias Park Rugby

Saturday 7 February, 7.30pm, Eirias Park, Colwyn Bay

 

‘Light up a Life’ Service (for St Kentigern Hospice) 

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Sunday 1st February, 6:00pm at St Thomas’ Church, Rhyl

‘The Gathering 2015’ weekend with Mike Peters and The Alarm

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Friday 30th and Saturday 31sh January, at Venue Cymru, Llandudno

2014

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Sunday 7th December, 7 pm St Mary’s Church, Rhuddlan

Private Concert for Highfield Park

Saturday 22nd November, 6:30pm at Highfield Park, Denbigh

“By Your Side” Campaign at The North Wales Cancer Treatment Centre – Glan Clwyd Hospital

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Thursday 20th November, 2 pm Glan Clwyd Hospital , Cancer Centre Foyer.

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Saturday July 12th, Ysgol Y Castell, Rhuddlan

 

 

 

 

 

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Saturday June 21st, 7pm, at St Mary’s Church, Rhuddlan

BBC Radio Wales World Music Day 2014 “Horizon Sing” With Mike Peters from The Alarm, Recording was broadcast on BBC Radio Wales at 9pm, 25th April

Friday, 11th April , 7.30pm at Hoddinott Hall, Milennium Centre, Cardiff

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Private Concert for Highfield Park

Saturday February 1st, 6:30pm at Highfield Park, Denbigh

‘Light up a Life’ Service (St Kentigern Hospice)

Sunday January 19th, 6:00pm at Christchurch United Reformed Church, Rhyl

2013

Christmas with Acquire 2013

British Heart Foundation Christmas Concert with the Beulah Brass Band

Friday 29th November, 7:00pm at Rhyl Town Hall, Wellington Road, Rhyl

The OutTakes’ Annual Benefit Concert: Kanji Kibera (Anjali) 5

Saturday September 28th, 7:30pm at Trefnant Village Hall

An Evening of Music with Acquire and Guests – Mahoney’s Musical Meatballs – in aid of Mahoney’s, Vale of Clwyd MIND

Saturday October 5th, 7:00pm, Joint concert with Mahoney’s Musical Meatballs at Little Theatre, Vale Road, Rhyl

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Copyright Peter Roberts, All rights Reserved

 

MissMott_posterMiss Mottershed Presents: AN EVENING OF STAGE AND SCREEN 

– Saturday, 20thApril 2013 at Llay Royal British Legion, Wrexham

 Invited guests in benefit concert to help raise funds for the mixed-ability performing arts group Buzz-AH!.

65245_10152568984125626_749923442_nCANTORION RHOS AND ACQUIRE : RE-UNITED IN CONCERT – 8pm, Saturday, February 16th 2013 at Trinity church, King Street, Wrexham, LL11 1SE

Come join us for the long awaited follow-up concert to “Acquire and Cantorion Rhos at the Marble Church. It has been 18 months in the making and also features both choirs performing a song together for the first time.

St Kentigern Hospice “LIGHT UP A LIFE SERVICE” – 6pm,  Sunday, 20th January 2013 at Trinity Church, Rhyl.

Acquire have been invited to perform at a memorial service which is hosted by St Kentigern Hospice

flyer picCHRISTMAS WITH ACQUIRE – Sunday, 9th December 2012 at Neuadd Capel Ebeneser Hall

We welcomed our community to our rehearsal and sang some of the music we’ve were working on (including some Christmas songs!) and shared a mince pie or two. This was an informal ‘open house’ – followed by a Christmas Party!

 

 

BLACK PARK CHAPEL – Grand Opening – Friday, 16th November 2012 at Black Park Chapel, Chirk

Invited guests for an evening of entertainment to celebrate the completion of the refurbishment of the chapel and the start of its service as home to Yourspace, an activity and social club for children and young people on the Autistic Spectrum.

Acquire Presents:

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AN EVENING OF MUSIC AND CELEBRATION – In Aid of St Kentigern Hospice – Saturday, 6th October 2012 at Twm O’r Nant Theatre, Denbigh

The evening will include performances from the choir as well as Acquire’s Jazz Choir and solo performances by choir members. There will also be a silent auction of items such as pieces of original artwork, services and products from local businesses such as beauty spas and restaurants. £1,250 was raised and donated by Acquire to St Kentigern Hospice!

 

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A GRAND NIGHT FOR SINGING – Saturday, 28th July 2012 at The Stiwt, Rhosllanerchrugog

Invited guests in benefit concert produced by Ceri-lyn Cissone to help raise funds for the mixed-ability performing arts group Buzz-AH!.

CHRISTMAS WITH ACQUIRE – Saturday, 10th December 2011 at Prestatyn Parish Church

Acquire celebrates the holidays by performing a few favourites from our repertoire as well as some Christmas songs. Followed by a Christmas Carol sing-along, refreshments and FUN!

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NORTH WALES CHORAL COMPETITION – Saturday, 5th November 2011 at Venue Cymru, Llandudno

Acquire competed for the first time and placed third in the mixed choirs category!

The Inner Wheel: After Dinner Entertainment

12th October 2011 at Faenol Fawr, Bodelwyddan

ACQUIRE & CANTORION RHOS: In Concert at The Marble Church – Saturday, 1st October 2011 at St Margaret’s Church (‘The Marble Church’), Bodelwyddan

Two choirs together in the stunning setting of The Marble Church! Join Acquire, the new mixed-voice community choir, and award-winning Cantorion Rhos for an eclectic programme of music – musical theatre, pop, secular, jazz, spirituals… Also featuring performances by Caroline Morris and Huw Ellis-Williams.

 

flyer picACQUIRE AT THE CASTLE – Sunday, 24th July 2011 at Rhuddlan Castle, Rhuddlan

Bring a picnic or some wine and cake, listen to Acquire and enjoy the beautiful surroundings at this stunning castle in our own hometown.

 

 

MUSICAL MOMENTS -Saturday, 14th May 2011 at The Clwyd Room, Clwyd Theatr Cymru

Invited guests in a concert of musical theatre songs, hosted by Newstart Theatre Company.

CHRISTMAS WITH ACQUIRE  Sunday, 5th December 2010 at Neuadd Capel Ebeneser Hall, Rhuddlan

Acquire, a new community choir based in Rhuddlan, hosts a Christmas Party at our  rehearsal premises for friends, family & the community. We will sing some of the music we’ve been working on (including some Christmas songs!) and share a mince pie or two. This will be an informal ‘open house’ – a chance for us to introduce ourselves and share some Christmas cheer together!

Recordings

CD:

Declaration 2014: January 12th, 2014

Strength 2015: November 23rd 2014

Smiley’s Friends on Sunshine Corner: November 1st 2015

Smiley’s Christmas Song (as yet untitled): July 3rd 2016

 

DVD:

Horizons Sing: April 10th 2014

The Gathering (23): January 30th-31st 2015

Poppies Falling from the Sky: October 10th 2015

 

ACQUIRE’S JAZZ CHOIR 

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Bodelwyddan Wedding
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The Jazz Choir has performed at smaller venues, too small to accommodate the full choir, as well as performing with the full choir at other events.

Wedding, Bodelwyddan Castle

Jubilee Garden Party, Denbigh

Wedding, Llanfair Talhaiarn

NEWCIS Family Fun Day, Ruthin  

Dane Lodge Social Weekend, Prestatyn

KIM Fundraiser, Holywell

Wedding, Nant Hall Hotel, Prestatyn