Monday, August 21, 2017

Fall Term

We are all getting excited for the start up of the Fredericton Choral
Society.  Our amazing conductor Heather Fyffe-Dunham will lead us all
to great musical heights, alongside our  incredible accompanist
Catherine MacDonald.

HERE'S WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW:
Start of Term: Tuesday September 12th, 2017
Choir Rehearsal Times: 7:15pm - 9:15pm every Tuesday
Choir Rehearsal Location: St. Paul's United Church, Corner of York &
George Streets, Fredericton
Music we are Performing: This term will do two gorgeous pieces:
Handel’s Dixit Dominus and DuruflĂ©’s Requiem.  The online registration
form will ask you if you are borrowing a score for the term or
purchasing music. https://tinyurl.com/fcssept2017
Concert: The concert date is not yet confirmed, but it will be early
December and it will be at Wilmot United Church, Fredericton

REGISTRATION:
Thanks to our amazing VP Christine Harvie, we have online registration!
Register now by clicking here:  https://tinyurl.com/fcssept2017

PLEASE TRY TO REGISTER ONLINE TO SAVE TIME ONSITE THIS FALL. THANK YOU.

We will have registration on site for the first three weeks of term,
starting at 6:45pm:
Tuesday September 12th
Tuesday September 19th
Tuesday September 26th

You can register and pay these first three Tuesdays.

PAYMENT:
You CANNOT pay online.  Please bring cash or a cheque to rehearsal the
first three weeks of term to pay your term fees.

TERM FEES:
Adults: $40
Students : $10
Families: $65

FIRST- TIMERS INFORMATION:
Are you thinking about joining the Fredericton Choral Society?  We'd
love to have you!  We are a non-auditioning choir that practices
Tuesday evenings from 7:15-9:15pm at St. Paul's United Church in
Fredericton. We have a fall term from September -December and a spring
term from January - April and each term finishes with a concert.
You do not need to read music, but it does help.
Every term, you can come and try it out for the first three weeks and
decide if you'd like to join. Come give it a whirl- singing makes your
heart and soul happy!


Thank you all and see you September 12th!
Molly and the Board :)

Sunday, March 12, 2017

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Weather cancellation

Because of the weather forecast, we will be cancelling choir registration and rehearsal tonight, January 24.

We will have one more day for registration next week, January 31, starting at 6:45

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

The New Term Starts January 10

The Fredericton Choral Society will start up its weekly practices on Tuesday January 10th. Our selection for this term is the beautiful Faure's Requiem and a selection of Canadian music in honour of Canada's 150th Birthday.

Regular Rehearsal Info:
When: Tuesday Evenings from 7:15 -9:15pm
Where: St. Paul’s United Church, 224 York Street ( Corner of York and George Streets) in Fredericton

Registration Info:
Online registration is open now at http://tinyurl.com/fcsspring2017. Completing this part of the registration in advance helps make things faster when the term starts. We will also be doing registration in person for the first three weeks of rehearsals:

Tuesday January 10th - Registration starts at 6:45pm
Tuesday January 17th - Registration starts at 6:45pm
Tuesday January 24th - Registration starts at 6:45pm

Fees
Individuals: $40 per term
Families: $65 per term
Students: $10 per term
* Cash or cheque payable to: The Fredericton Choral Society

Music
We are singing the beautiful Faure's requiem this term. There will be scores available to borrow or purchase for the term. You can pick up the music at rehearsal.

Concerts
Our tentative concert date is April 8th, 2017 with more details to follow.

We look forward to seeing you on Tuesday January 10th for another amazing season of singing!

The Board of The Fredericton Choral Society

Thursday, September 8, 2016

Fall Season Starts September 13th

We wanted to let you know the details of our upcoming term. The Fredericton Choral Society will start up its weekly practices on Tuesday September 13th. Our selection for this term is Handel’s Messiah!

Regular Rehearsal Info:
When: Tuesday Evenings from 7:15 -9:15pm
Where: St. Paul’s United Church, 224 York Street ( Corner of York and George Streets) in Fredericton

Registration Info:
Online registration is open now at tinyurl.com/fcsfall2016. Completing this part of the registration in advance helps make things faster when the term starts. We will also be doing registration in person for the first three weeks of rehearsals:

Tuesday September 13th- Registration starts at 6:45pm
Tuesday September 20th- Registration starts at 6:45pm
Tuesday September 27th - Registration starts at 6:45pm

Fees
Individuals: $40 per term
Families: $65 per term
Students: $10 per term
* Cash or cheque payable to: The Fredericton Choral Society

Music
We are singing Handel’s Messiah this term!
We are using the Novello score, but Heather said that If you have your own score, whichever it is, please bring it along.
There will be scores available to borrow or purchase for the term. You can pick up music at rehearsal.

Concerts
We are delighted to be partnering with the Fredericton Symphony Orchestra for our performances in December.
Our concerts will be as follows:
Fredericton: Friday December 9th at Wilmot United Church
Woodstock: Saturday December 10th at Woodstock Baptist Church

We look forward to seeing you on Tuesday September 13th for another amazing season of singing!

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Choral Fest 2016

The 34th Annual Choral Fest is happening in Fredericton on Oct 14-16 at Grace Memorial Baptist Church. Michael Zaugg will be the guest conductor.

More information in the brochure: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B4DGncuyuOrnRFM2MmxWZEJsSWM/view?usp=sharing

Online registration: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1ahQsM-D8lmGIKWT8FCK2uLH0oZK6bMFplhBVz_IWdfU/viewform

Monday, March 21, 2016

Spring Concert 2016

The Fredericton Symphony Orchestra is celebrating its 40th year with a performance of Beethoven's ninth symphony. The Fredericton Choral Society will be joining them, along with the UNB Chorale and soloists Sally Dibblee, soprano; Paula Rockwell, alto; Colin Frotten, tenor and Paul Bustin, baritone.

The April 2 Woodstock performance will be in the Woodstock Baptist Church at 7pm.
The April 3 Fredericton performance will be in Wilmot United Church at 3pm.

Ticket prices are adults $20, students $10, children 12 and under free.