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Holocaust Memorial Day 2023
Stockport Civid Commemoration
Stockport War Memorial 27th January 2023
Recording of the service can be watch on :

Voices in Achord - " the words that we have heard this afternoon were perfectly complimented by your ( ViA 's) very moving and absolutely beautiful music. You are a local group, I dont' know if people know that, but you are a local treasure     Closing remarks from Councillor Dena Ryness.

Charity Concert for the British-Ukrainian Aid charity
1st October 2022 Stockport Ukrainian Social Club

A great concert of music with Voices in Achord, Mistral - clarinet choir, Geoff Brunt - classical guitar and the Kinder Ringers - hand bell ringers.
The concert attracted a good audience, including the Mayor and Mayoress of Stockport, and made over £600 for the British-Ukraine Aid Charity
The concert was opened by Voices in Achord singing Prayer for Ukraine which has again become a spiritual anthem for the people of the Ukraine.



Prayer for Ukraine

Teddy Bears Picnic


Geoff Brunt



Kinder Ringers

Recording session 26.01.2022 four pieces of music for the Holocaust Memorial Day  
Stockport MBC Civic Commemoration Service 


Jingle Bells at the end of our Christmas Concert December 2021 at the United Church Heaton Moor 

November 2021   Rehearsing with the Kinder Ringers in Hayfield in preparation of our Christmas Concert 2021

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Rehearsing in Stockport for our Christmas Concert 2019 with the Kinder Ringers

A small group of ViA perform some festive music for
Stockport's Parkinsons Association before their 2019 Christmas Lunch at The Alma Lodge Hotel


Voices in Achord & Stockport MBC





Video of service for

Wilfred Wood VC

Hazel Grove War

Memorial 28.10.18






Voices in Achord were invited by Stockport MBC to take part in some the their special WW1 Centenary Commemorations bringing communities and individuals together in a poignant tribute to those who lost their lives in the town during WW1.

Sunday 28th October 2018  Hazel Grove War Memorial. A Civic Commemoration to mark the unveiling of a paving stone to commemorate the centenary of the award of the Victoria Cross to Wilfred Wood VC  10Bt. Northumberland Fusiliers.


Sunday 4th November 2018  Cheadle Hulme War Memorial. A Civic Commemoration to mark the unveiling of a paving stone to commemorate the centenary of the award of the Victoria Cross to James Kirk VC  10th Bt. Manchester Regiment. 

Sunday 11th November 2018 10.30 am. Stockport War Memorial/Art Gallery.  Annual Act of Remembrance Sunday Parade and Service on the steps of the War memorial.

Video from the Sunday

Remembrance Parade

at Stockport War

Memorial/Art Gallery



Sunday 11th November 2018  5 pm. Commemorative Service St Mary's Church, Marketplace, Stockport

A service of thanksgiving remembering the sacrifices made at home and abroad. Featuring common hymns and readings from Stockport's original service in 1918.

Voices in Achord sang three pieces during the service.

Marching Men. A new piece receiving its premier performance of a poem by WW1 poet Marjorie Lowry Christie Pikthall set to music my Elisa Harrod.


Calling my Children Home. Original words and music written by Waller, Lawson & Bates of The Country Gentlemen with new lyrics, written for ViA by singer Roy' in memory of his great uncle who was lost at the Battle of Messines in June 1917 and all Stockport soldiers who lost their lives in WW1.

Sing, My Child. A song of hope and encouragement for children and young people with joyful text celebrating the beauty found all around us. Wrtten by Sarah Quartel.

Remember Me   Battle of Messines Centenary Concert
Stockport War Memorial Art Gallery
Saturday 3rd June 2017

Last Post Ceremony, Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Belgium   Voices in Achord. Friday 9th June 2017

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