Entries by Paul Adams

Pendyrus yn Llydaw

Ddechre mis Awst, pan fydd golygon eisteddfodwyr yng Nghymru yn troi tuag at Fae Caerdydd, bydd Côr Meibion Pendyrus yn teithio i Lydaw ar gyfer Gwyl Rhyng-Geltaidd enwog Lorient. Gŵyl Cymru yw hi yno eleni, a gofynwyd yn ffurfiol i Bendyrus chwarae rhan anrhydeddus yn y gweithgareddau. Nid oedd angen gofyn dwywaith ! Bydd rhyw […]

Choir honours Cyril Jones

Pendyrus awards local man with Honorary Membership after decades of support. Maerdy Community Concert – 13 July 2018 Pendyrus Choir awarded Cyril Jones Honorary Membership of the Choir at a recent concert in Maerdy Community School. This award is in recognition of decades of support for the choir. Once a member of the choir in […]

Cyngerdd Gala

Cynhaliwyd cyngerdd blynyddol Côr Meibion Pendyrus ar nos Wener Mai’r 4ydd yng Nghanolfan Chwaraeon y Rhondda Fach, gan ddechre yn brydlon am 7.15. Yn cynorthwyo’r côr bydd yr unawdwyr Sioned Gwen Davies a Luke McCall, yr offerynydd ifanc Charlotte Lewis, a Chôr Y Cwm sydd yn ystod y blynyddoedd diwethaf wedi dwyn cymaint o glod […]

Newyddion

Yn anaml y clywir côr meibion o Gymru ar Radio 3, sianel a gyfrifir, ychydig yn annheg efalle, yn  elitaidd ac uchel-ael. Ond ar nos Fercher Ebril 25ain cawsom ymweliad gan gynhyrchydd (Richard Denison) a chyflwynydd (Kate Molleson) y rhaglen wythnosol ‘Music Matters.’  Maent ar drywydd y cysylltiad rhwng cerddoriaeth ac iaith mewn gwahanol rannau […]

From the Archives – 1951 Festival of Britain

From the archive. As part of the 1951 festival of Britain. Pendyrus perform a concert in the Kodak Hall & Granada Cinema, Harrow, London, in the presence of famous Hollywood actress Lana Turner, ( some of you may remember her!!!) her autograph is just visible in the top right corner. She performed alongside so many […]

La Marseillaise

Pendyrus Male Choir performing La Marseillaise, 12th March 2018. Audio and Video recorded and edited by Ian Bostic.  

Eisteddfod News from 1928

Thanks to Cyril Jones for providing article from his Archive. In 1928, 80 years ago, the National Eisteddfod was held in Treorchy. The competition for male choirs in excess of 100 choristers attracted 10 competitors and was performed in front of an audience of 20,000. The test pieces; Songs of the Spirits over the Waters, (Schubert) […]