MEMBERSHIP POLICY DOCUMENT
Soundswell Choir is an ‘open’ choir (ie. no auditions are required),
allowing any adult to become an enrolled member for a period of one term at a
time. All such enrolled members have the
right to re- enrol on an ongoing termly basis, subject to the Committee’s
The choir’s insurance does not cover children and therefore no children
are permitted to join the choir.
The choir has a strict enrolment
would be members to comply with enrolment by specified dates.
4. The choir does not offer ‘taster’ sessions to potential members, but encourages
them to attend an end of term concert to decide if they think the choir is
suitable for their needs.
5. In general terms, the choir does not allow visitors except in particular circumstances
and by prior arrangement.
Exceptions to general policy No. 5 above – all of which must be by prior
colleagues/associates/assistants of the choir’s musical directors;
who may be asked to act in a ‘supply’ role as conductor, accompanist or
assistant as the case may arise.
of events to which the choir is invited to participate.
for disabled members.
visiting choir members may be accommodated, in a non-participating role, if
there are exceptional circumstances around their care and to avoid the member’s
the Chair’s discretion in exceptional cases not covered above.