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Following a highly successful concert at Mountain Ash in aid of the local YMCA on 17 June,  Pendyrus has been involved in less formal but exceptionally well-received events in Pontyclun (27June) and Pencoed Hall (8 July). At Pontyclun Athletic Club the choir sang for the assembled delegates of the RMT Union who were holding their […]

New CD ‘Portrait of Pendyrus’ released at our Gala Concert Fri 22nd April

The long awaited CD ‘Portrait of Pendyrus’ is now released and was available at our Gala Concert tonight. It will feature timeless Welsh classics like Myfanwy and Llanfair but also include some items from musical theatre and Karl Jenkins “Benedictus” from the “Mass For Peace”. Also to feature will be a fabulous arrangement of “Tell […]

Pendyrus ‘400’ Club Draw

The results of the JUNE ‘400’ Club Draw have been drawn and published and prizes of nearly £900 with a 1st prize of £500 and 2nd prize of £200 and many more have just been won. There are some numbers unallocated and spare so if you would like to be in with a chance of […]

New CD ‘Portrait of Pendyrus’ released at our Gala Concert Fri 22nd April

The long awaited CD ‘Portrait of Pendyrus’ is now released and was available at our Gala Concert tonight. It will feature timeless Welsh classics like Myfanwy and Llanfair but also include some items from musical theatre and Karl Jenkins “Benedictus” from the “Mass For Peace”. Also to feature will be a fabulous arrangement of “Tell […]

Pendyrus entertains capacity crowd of 74,000 at the new Principality Stadium

RBS 6 Nations Wales v Scotland Pendyrus entertains a capacity crowd of 74,000 at the new Principality Stadium for the 2016 RBS 6 nations match between Wales and Scotland. The choir sang Welsh and Scottish favourites such as Calon Lân, Sospan Fach, Cwm Rhondda and Loch Lomond which was very well received by the visitors! This was followed […]

Tom Richards hits the big time

Tom Richards, a former member of the Pendyrus Male Choir, has been offered a part in the Les Les Misérables Asian tour working with top artists from Broadway, Australia and the West End. It was reported in the Mail on Sunday Tom was very excited and that singing was always what he had wanted to […]

CD newydd allan cyn bo hir !

Ar ddiwrnod olaf mis Ionawr bu’r Côr yn gwneud cryno-ddisg newydd yn Ysgol Gyfun Treorci. Mae’n Cyfarwyddwr Cerdd yn fodlon arni a bydd yn cynnwys hen ffefrynnau fel’ Myfanwy’ a ‘Llanfair’ yn o gystal ag eitemau o’r theatr gerdd, a’r ‘Benedictus’  o Offeren Heddwch  Karl Jenkins. Hefyd mae trefniant newydd sbon hyfryd gan Ryan Wood,sy’n […]

History of Male Choirs in Wales

Pendyrus and Dowlais Male Choir feature heavily in this excellent programme on the history of male choirs in Wales. Commentary by Professor Gareth Williams, author of recently released “Do You Hear The People Sing” http://www.s4c.cymru/clic/c_level2.shtml… Canu’r Cymoedd | Watch S4C http://www.s4c.cymru/clic/c_level2.shtml?programme_id=63257675 www.s4c.cymru

Do you hear the people sing ?

New book by Pendyrus Chorister, Gareth Williams ‘Do You Hear the People Sing?  The Male Voice Choirs of Wales’ was launched with the Pendyrus Male Choir in attendance, at the Heritage Park Hotel, Trehafod on Monday, 7th of December and is available from all good bookshops and online retailers. Please click on link below for […]