This year ACE Chorus has relocated from the agoraphobic vastness of The Clyde Auditorium to the much more intimate atmosphere of The New Auditorium, located within the Royal Concert Hall building. Possibly, this formed part of the decision to use a much reduced orchestra (only five in the pit), plus, with a sudden change of performing dates, we saw a significant reduction in numbers of performers. That said, however, the quality of the performance did not suffer. Throughout the evening the chorus displayed a first class rapport with MD Richard Johnston in the wide variety of musical styles put to them.

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