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The Little Belters Story
  • The Little Belters Story

    Little Belters was set up in 2011 by opera-singing sisters Claire and Tina O’Brien. The first group was established in Altrincham. The idea was simple – to provide quality, fun group singing and choral lessons for children who LOVE to sing. No audition required.


    21st December 2019

    The Little Belters performance on the Jane Macdonald Christmas Special Show was aired on Channel 5. The children had such a fab time!

    20th December 2019

    Our Little Belters from Altrincham and Sale came together to perform at the Prevent Breast Cancer Christmas Carol concert. It really was a fun packed, festive filled evening.

    12th December 2019

    Our very excited Chorlton Little Belters performed at the Royal Manchester Children’s Christmas Carols in the City event at Manchester Cathedral. They went down a storm!

    8th December 2019

    All the Little Belters performed at the vintage venue The Cinnamon Club in the Christmas Choir event.

    30th November 2019

    The Sale Little Belters gave a mighty performance at the Sale Lights Switch On.

    18th November 2019

    Our Chorlton Belters performed at the Christmas Lantern Parade in Chorlton.

    14th November 2019

    Altrincham Little Belters performed at the Altrincham Lights Switch on, in front of 5,000 people.

    November 2019

    We were beyond excited when we were asked to record some vocal parts for the super talented band Hi Sienna. We were blown away when they also asked us to take part in their music video.

    November 2019

    Some of the Little Belters headed off to Media City again, as Jane Macdonald had asked them back to do the 2019 Christmas Special.

    21st September 2019

    Little Belters took to the Main Stage to sing at the 2019 ‘Harfest’. They sang some of their favourite’s songs; from Elton John’s ‘I’m Still Standing’ to Nirvana’s ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’.

    15th September 2019

    Little Belters performed some high energy upbeat tunes as they entertained the crowds and cyclists at The Tour of Britain.

    17th June 2019

    The Little Belters were at Media City again, singing The Hollies ‘The Air That I Breathe’ – to support Greater Manchester Clean Air Week.

    10th June 2019

    All the Belters performed at our Singing Extravaganza at The Stoller Hall at Cheetham’s School of Music. It was a fabulous day – all the groups sang some amazing songs and we all came together for the finale to sing ‘You’ve Got the Love’.

    May 2019

    Little Belters recorded a brand-new video for our website with Gas Music and our Year 5&6’s headed to Media City to record 3 songs.

    7th April 2019

    Little Belters performed some cool songs at the Manchester Marathon.

    21st December 2018

    Little Belters singing with Jane Macdonald on ‘Jane Macdonald and Friends Christmas Special’ was shown on Channel 5.

    21st December 2018

    Little Belters and Absolute Belters performed at Prevent Breast Cancer’s Christmas Celebration at Manchester Cathedral. To add an extra sparkle the children sang a Christmas favourite with our women’s choir.

    16th December 2018

    All the Belters performed at the Christmas Choir Extravaganza at the famous jazz venue The Cinnamon Club.

    29th November 2018

    Chorlton Little Belters sang at the Chorlton Lights Switch on.

    14th November 2018

    Little Belters were the opening act at Altrincham Christmas Lights Switch On.