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The Canberra Children’s Choir 50th Anniversary

The Canberra Children’s Choir 50th Anniversary

9:00pm 15th September 2017 - 11:00am 17th September 2017

Event Details

Venue Name: Various
Venue Address: Canberra
Event Type: NSW/ACT
Choir(s): Canberra Children's Choir

Booking Details

The Canberra Children’s Choir 50th Anniversary

FRIDAY 15th SEPTEMBER – Songs and stories
VENUE: 
Ainslie Arts Centre, 30 Elouera St, Braddon

7:30pm Evening of songs and connections for alumni, current members and friends

Cost: $20 plus booking fee

 

SATURDAY 16th SEPTEMBER
VENUE: 
Tim Murray Theatre, Canberra Grammar School

9–10am Young children’s singing workshop run by Judy Clingan, Hanna-Mari Latham and Minnie Lin for children in kindy, grades 1 and 2, with their parent or carer
Cost: $5 plus booking fee

10–11am Community/family singing workshop for all ages with Geoff Badger and Padma Newsome
Cost: $10 plus booking fee

11–12pm Part singing and rounds workshop for grades 3 to 6 with Geoff Badger and Padma Newsome
Cost: $10 plus booking fee

12–1pm BYO lunch; tea and coffee available

1–2pm SAB/SATB choral workshop for music readers – upper primary and secondary students and adults with Stephen Leek, Geoff Badger and Padma Newsome
Cost: $10 plus booking fee

2pm – 3.30pm SSA choral workshop for music readers – sopranos & altos only – grade 5 to grade 12 & adults with Stephen Leek and Judy Clingan
Cost: $10 plus booking fee

3.30pm – 4pm Afternoon tea with Training Choir performance

4pm – 4.30pm Brahms dress rehearsal: SSA workshop singers and soloists

4.30pm – 6.15pm Final dress rehearsal of Judy Clingan’s opera for young people, Heavenly Grandfather’s Banquet

6.15pm – 7.15pm BYO dinner

7.15pm Concert including SSA and SAB/SATB workshop pieces, Brahms, ensemble performance by past members and conductors, and performance of Heavenly Grandfather’s Banquet with guest alumni, current CCC singers, small orchestra.
Cost: $5 plus booking fee

 

SUNDAY 17th SEPTEMBER
VENUE: 
National Arboretum

9.00am Social event – breakfast; all welcome
Cost: pay as you go

If you are an ex-member of the Canberra Children's Choir under any of its conductors, we encourage you to share your story and memories with us in the comments below - we would be especially appreciative if you have photos to share too!

http://musicforcanberra.org.au/event/canberra-childrens-choir-50th-anniversary-celebrations/


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