We’re still filled with the supportive vibes that came with the lovely audience who attended our first performance! Thank you to everyone who helped make it happen! You’ve certainly inspired us to work hard toward our next project. In the coming weeks, Sirens will be talking shop and brainstorming for the upcoming season.
Next up on our schedule is a guest performance at the Annual Ragazze and Ragazzi Concert on Friday, June 7th, 8:00 PM, Steel Recital Hall (UPEI Campus). The concert will feature girls’ choir La Ragazze and children’s choir Ragazzi, as well as special guests from the community! We’ll be performing a couple of favourites from our New Beginnings programme and may join La Ragazze for a piece or two.
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PEI Choir News
Storm Singers holds open rehearsal
New self-directed ensemble, Storm Singers, will be holding an open rehearsal today, May 24th. Performing their first concert in July, you are invited to join the group in rehearsal and hear a few snippets from their upcoming concert. Rehearsal will take place at the Steel Recital Hall on the UPEI Campus starting at 7:30 PM. Admission is free.
Summerside Community Choir to perform in Indian River
The Summerside Community Choir celebrates thirty-five years of singing with a gala concert on Sunday, June 9, 7:30 PM at historic St. Mary's Church in Indian River. This concert marks not only a milestone for the almost seventy voice choir; it is also conductor Mark Ramsay's final appearance with the group before he embarks on a Masters in Choral Conducting at the University of Toronto.
The concert will feature a diverse program including: Eric Whitacre's beautiful "The Seal Lullaby," Franz Beibl's "Ave Maria," and Aaron Copland's "Zion's Walls." The program will highlight staples from the choir's repertoire going back to its inception in 1978 - come celebrate this milestone with the Summerside Community Choir!
Tickets are $15 adults/$10 students and are available at the door the night.
Stratford Community Choir Annual Spring Concert
Join the Stratford Community Choir in their 13th Annual Spring Concert. Directed by Shirley Anne Cameron, the program will feature a variety of pieces fit for the spring season. The programme will also include special guests Suzanne Campbell and the Saturday Morning Ukulele Group (SMUG).
The concert will take place Sunday, June 9, 7:00 PM at Park Royal United Church in Charlottetown. Tickets are $10 each or $20 for a family and can be purchased at the door.