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.




Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Hit the High Notes Workshop January 9th‏

On Saturday January 9th from 10:00 - 12:00 noon, The Fredericton Choral Society is hosting a workshop at Gibson Memorial United Church, 183 Gibson Street, with the wonderful Mabel Doak, to help singers reach those high notes.

This will be a wonderful way for all members of the Fredericton Choral Society to polish their singing skills and learn some useful vocal strategies as we begin our preparations for Beethoven's 9th in April.

Details will follow in the coming week.