Choral Calendar

What’s on in Western Victoria and South Eastern South Australia

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Saturday, October 6th (Time and venue to be confirmed)FAREWELL CONCERTThe Geelong Welsh Ladies Choir presents a concert prior to their New Zealand Tour.

Saturday 13th October (Time and venue to be confirmed) COMBINED CONCERT The Geelong Welsh Ladies Choir, Coryule Chorus and Sydney Welsh Choir
Sunday, October 21, 2-5pm, St Lukes Uniting Church, Barrabool Road, Highton SINGING THE CLASSICS 2018: III – Donna Nobis Pacem (Ralph Vaughan Williams) conducted by Anne Pilgrim, accompanist Kristine Mellens. 
To register contact Anne Pilgrim 0412 524 316
Saturday, October 27th, 7.30pm, Costa Hall, Deakin University, Gheringhap Street, Geelong THE MIGHTY 9TH The Geelong Symphony Orchestra and The GSO Chorus

Featuring Beethoven’s 9th Symphony with other works by Beethoven.  Conductor: Fabian Russell
Piano: Stefan Cassomenos

Tickets GPAC, 03 5225 1200

Friday, November 9th, 8pm, Basilica of St Mary of the Angels, Yarra Street, Geelong


IN FLANDERS FIELDS – REMEMBRANCE DAY CONCERTWindfire Chamber Choir and Orchestra, Conductor – Rick Prakhoff

Works by Arvo Part, Stephanie Martin, Edward Elgar and FS Kelly

Tickets $40 adult and seniors   $35 concession available from or at the door
Children and school students – free

Sunday, November 11th, 2.30pm, Barwon Heads Community Hall BELLARINE CHORAL FESTIVAL featuring Coryule Chorus, Sing Australia, Torquay Community Choir, U3A Choir Geelong, Geelong Harmony Chorus, Bellarine Community Choir
Sunday, November 11, 2.30pm at Christ Church,

Moorabool St, Geelong – TBC.


100 YEARS OF REMEMBRANCE a concert to mark the centenary of Armistice Day

The Geelong Chorale conducted by Allister Cox

Enquiries: The Geelong Chorale

Saturday, December 8, 5pm, Queenscliff Uniting Church


CAROLS AT QUEENSCLIFF The Geelong Chorale, conducted by Allister Cox.  Guest artist The Geelong Handbell Choir

Enquiries:  The Geelong Chorale

April 13-16, 2019, Fremantle WA CHORALFEST 2019 presented by ANCA

For more information visit the Festival website


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Workshop for Conductors and choir leaders – Mark O’Leary

Mark O’Leary’s Choral_secrets_workshop

Mark O’Leary has been producing outstanding results with primary, secondary and tertiary age choirs for 30 years, and in this workshop, he will share some of the secrets to his success.

Topics covered will include planning and implementing great rehearsals, creating choral programs that singers will want to be part of, giving inexperienced singers confidence, getting your choirs to sound good, teachings songs effectively and an introduction to choral conducting.

Suitable for leaders of choirs of all ages.

Download the workshop flyer here.

Mark O’Leary OAM is one of Australia’s most active choral conductors, widely respected for his work with Young Voices of Melbourne, Exaudi youth choir and Gondwana Voices. With these ensembles has produced thirteen CD recordings, toured all states and territories of Australia and made sixteen international tours to Europe, South Africa, North America, Japan, New Zealand, Singapore, China, Taiwan, Thailand and Samoa. Mark has presented many workshops on choral music education throughout Australia and internationally and is a regular guest conductor at choral festivals. Mark is a Churchill Fellow, an Honorary Life Member of the Kodály Music Education Institute of Australia and was awarded a Medal of the Order of Australia for services to choral music and education in the 2018 Australia Day Honours list.

Time: 9:30am – 3:00pm Venue: Caulfield Park Pavilion, 265/267 Balaclava Rd, Caulfield North Victoria Cost: $150 per person (inc. GST) Morning Tea included, BYO Lunch
Online bookings:

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