Entries by admin

Stewart Roberts directs and conducts his first Pendyrus Gala Concert.

Throwback Thursday. May 17th 2009. Stewart Roberts directs and conducts his first Pendyrus Gala Concert. The sell out concert was built around the ‘Sound of Music’ which was to star Connie Fisher. 10 days before the event she pulled out of the concert due to continuing throat problems that eventually led her to have urgent […]

Rhondda Tunnel Society Concert with Pendyrus & Lewis Merthyr Band

Tuesday 7th November at the Parc and Dare Theatre, Treorchy commencing 7:15pm. Following last year’s hugely successful concert, Pendyrus and Lewis Merthyr Band will again join forces for a night of great Welsh music, opera favourites and items from Musical Theatre. Other Artists include Treorchy Comprehensive School Choir and Côr y Cwm. Soloist is the […]

Pastures New …

Early on Monday morning, 70 Pendyrus choristers will travel from South Wales to Krakow for a concert tour of 🇵🇱 Poland. This will be a first visit to Poland for this choir who have toured USA, Australia, NZ, Canada, Scandinavia, Russia, France, Ireland, Scotland, England and many more destinations. We will be giving four concerts, one in the magnificent Basilica […]

Live Facebook Videos

Pendyrus has recorded a number of live videos on normal rehearsal nights including:- ‘Bring Him Home’ from Les Mis ‘Myfanwy’ – Joseph Parry ‘What would I do without my music’  arr. Dr. Alwyn Humphreys To view, please visit Pendyrus Male Choir Facebook Page and select favourite song from the many Pendyrus recordings available.

Pendyrus News 64 years ago !

1953, 64 years ago, Pendyrus win the Male Voice Choir competition in Rhyl. Under the direction of their charismatic and flamboyant founder conductor, Arthur Duggan. Arthur who so often got carried away in his music, took a turn for the worst when competing in a Semi National Eisteddfod at Treorchy in 1934. The test piece […]

Glynne Jones Tribute Concert

Flash back to May 31st 2001. A tribute to the late Glynne Jones, MBE. who for 38 years steered Pendyrus to international fame, taking his beloved Pendyrus Male Choir to heights unimaginable by it’s founder members at their inaugural meeting of May 24th 1924.  

A feast of music making at Pendyrus Gala Concert

  Pendyrus Male Choir present 2 T’s and a Cothi with Côr Meibion Pendyrus Male Choir Friday 28th April 2017 at 7.15pm – Rhondda Fach Sports Centre Visiting Wales is always a joyous experience and last week’s visit was no exception. I had the pleasure of being a guest at “2T’s and a Cothi” with […]

Fabulous Annual Pendyrus Gala Concert tonight at Tylorstown Sports Centre.

The packed audience response from last night’s concert was overwhelming, ending with a standing ovation to the 93-strong Pendyrus Choir, Treorchy school choir and our amazing soloists Shân Cothi, Rhys Meirion, Aled Wyn Davies and Sydney Richards. Particular thanks go to the hard work of Bill Richards, Robert Williams, Cyril Jones and many others for […]