Choral Calendar

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

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Date, time, venue Concert details
Friday, 3rd May, from 6pm, The Rotunda, Johnstone Park, Geelong and various other venues around central Geelong GEELONG AFTER DARK MASSED CHOIR directed by Jonathon Welch

GEELONG AFTER DARK is a free event in various venues and streets around Geelong.  To see the full program go to the Geelong After Dark website.

Saturday, 4th May, 2.30, St Mary’s Catholic Church, 3 Gellibrand St, Colac VIVALDI GLORIA presented with orchestra and solists by the Colac Chorale and the Ballarat Choral Society conducted by Helen Duggan.

$20 Tickets and at the door.

Sunday, 5th May, 2.30, St Patrick’s Cathedral, cnr Sturt and Dawson Sts, Ballarat VIVALDI GLORIA presented with orchestra and solists by the Colac Chorale and the Ballarat Choral Society conducted by Helen Duggan.

$30 full / $25 concession / $20 student / kids under 12 free
Booking Her Majesty’s Box Office: ph 03 5333 5888 or online at this link. Tickets will also be available at the door.

Sunday, 5th May, 2.30-5.30 Vines Road Community Centre, Vines Road, Hamlyn Heights GEELONG HARMONY’S HI-HO SILVER JUBILEE CELEBRATION Friends, ex-members and supporter of Geelong Harmony are invited to join the singers for high tea and music.

This is a free event, but bookings are required.  To book go to the choir’s Facebook page.

Friday, 10th May, 2019, 7.30pm
Basilica of St. Mary of the Angels, 136 Yarra St., Geelong
Tickets $25
Music at the Basilica – WINDFIRE FESTIVAL, Opening Concert

SOUND THE TRUMPET! Geelong Chorale
Conductor – Allister Cox

Bookings

Date, time, venue Concert details
Sunday, May 19th, 3pm, Gisborne Church of Christ THE GISBORNE SINGERS  – conducted by Stephen Brockman

Haydn Mass in Time of War, Bach Magnificat.  With orchestra.  Soloists: Lee Abrahmsen (Soprano),Kristen Leich (Alto), Tomas Dalton (Tenor), Manfred Pohlenz (Bass)

Tickets: $40,$35(conc),$20( students),under 12 free Bookings www.gisbornesingers.org.au or 0423769643

Saturday, May 25th, 11.00am to 1.00pm, St Luke’s Church, 174 Barrabool Rd, Highton WINDFIRE FESTIVAL – Music at the Basilica

VOCAL WORKSHOP Geelong Harmony Chorus

Tickets $10  BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL  trybooking

Saturday May 25 2019, 3.00pm
All Saints Church, 113 Noble St, Newtown
WINDFIRE FESTIVAL – Music at the Basilica

HEAR US, JOURNEY WITH US

Exaudi Choir

Tickets $25 Bookings trybooking

Sunday May 26th, 3pm, Our Lady of The Rosary Catholic Church, Kyneton THE GISBORNE SINGERS  – conducted by Stephen Brockman

Haydn Mass in Time of War, Bach Magnificat

With orchestra.  Soloists: Lee Abrahmsen (Soprano),Kristen Leich (Alto), Tomas Dalton (Tenor), Manfred Pohlenz (Bass)

Tickets: $40,$35(conc),$20( students),under 12 free Bookings www.gisbornesingers.org.au or 0423769643

Sunday May 26 2019, 3.00pm
Basilica of St. Mary of the Angels, 136 Yarra St., Geelong
WINDFIRE FESTIVAL – Music at the Basilica

CELEBRATION – FESTIVAL CLOSING CONCERT

Massed choir, Orchestra Geelong and Sonus Wind Quintet, Sally Wilson (soprano), Maximillian Rudd (guitar),
Conductor – Tom Healey

Tickets $35 full and seniors; $30 concession Bookings trybooking

6-10 June, 2019, Federation Square Melbourne Melbourne International Singers Festival https://www.facebook.com/MelbSingersFest
Saturday, 22nd June, 2019, afternoon, Warrnambool (time and venue to be finalised at a later date) WESTERN DISTRICT CHORAL FESTIVAL 2019  Hosted by Merri Singers

Expressions of interest invited from all choirs in the western district of Victoria and SE South Australia.  Please contact Philip Shaw

Sunday, 7th July, 2019, St Luke’s Uniting Church, Highton SINGING THE CLASSICS 2019-II Gilbert & Sullivan conducted by Allister Cox

Information:  Anne Pilgrim $15/($5 Children & listeners)

Prebooking required so scores can be ordered.

Sunday 18th August, 2019 (time and venue not yet confirmed) THE GEELONG CHORALE GOES TO THE THEATRE The Geelong Chorale presents a program on opera choruses and songs from Broadway

Information: Angela West

Saturday 24th August, 7,30pm, St Josephs Catholic Church, 169 Kepler Street, Warrnambool WARRNAMBOOL ORGAN FESTIVAL

DVORAK AND BRUCKNER presented by a The Warrnambool Organ Festival Chorus – massed choir of singers from around the Warrnambool region, conducted by Patrick Burns with organist, Craig Doherty.  The program features, Dvorak’s Mass in D and the Bruckner Te Deum.  Soloists:  Louise Keast (soprano), Sally-Anne Russell (alto), Douglas Kelly (tenor), Michael Lampard (baritone).

Enquiries:  Louise Keast (Festival Director), 0481 317 692

Sunday, 6th October, 2019, 2-5pm, St Luke’s Uniting Church, Highton SINGING THE CLASSICS 2019-III Cantata Memoria directed by Stephen Brockman  Information:  Anne Pilgrim

$15/($5 Children & listeners)

Prebooking required so scores can be ordered.

Saturday, 7th December, 2019 CHRISTMAS presented by The Geelong Chorale

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