An a cappella close harmony choir   -  based in Shaftesbury, Dorset​, UK
With its roots firmly in jazz standards, Palida explores a wide range of musical styles, from contemporary classical through to madrigals and folk.  
 
Led by Karen Wimhurst and based in Shaftesbury, this choir offers a challenging and stimulating  experience for singers.  Palida performs regularly in a  range of local concert venues as well as the occasional theatre production. 

Our Virtual Choir Videos

During the 2020/21 Covid-19 Lockdown  choir members have been meeting on Zoom to learn songs. Working alone and sometimes in small groups (while respecting pandemic restrictions) we have been able to create 4 virtual choir videos - one for each season. 

Spring 2021 - Spread A Little Happiness

(By Clifford Grey and Vivian Ellis)

Winter 2020 - The Joy Of Sox

(By Karen Wimhurst our MD)

Autum 2020 - Catch a Falling Star 

(By Karen Wimhurst our MD)

Summer 2020 - I Get Around

(By The Beach Boys)