Events

Apr
29
Sun
We Arise Today
Apr 29 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Zephyra Women’s Choir & Higher Ground Women’s Ensemble join for an afternoon of music for women’s voices.

Proceeds go towards the church’s Shelter to Home programme to assist those emerging from shelters to their own home.

Entrance by donation.

Apr
30
Mon
SpringSing rehearsals start
Apr 30 all day

Educational outreach choir for singers in Grades 5 – 7 (Grade 8 for Middle School students).

Four sessions with renowned conductor Fiona Blackburn. Learn 3 – 5 pieces of music and then sing with BC Girls Choir on June 2nd.

Nomination & registration deadlines in April. Rehearsals start April 28th.

 

May
11
Fri
HeartSongs – an evening of love–inspired choral music from the sacred to the sublime.
May 11 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

The Pacifica Singers perform works such as Tallis’ 16th century If Ye Love Me and Z. Randall Stroope’s evocative Amor de mi Alma (You Are the Love of My Soul). Also included are works by Willan, Whitacre, Washburn and more.

Joining Pacifica will be the British Columbia Girls Choir, presenting music they will take to their first overseas competition, representing Canada at the Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod in Wales.

 

  • Fiona Blackburn, Director
  • Cassie Luftspring & Eric Hominick, pianists
Jun
2
Sat
SpringSing Concert
Jun 2 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The SpringSing Choir presents its music along with the Junior & Senior choir levels of BC Girls Choir.

The ‘SpringSingers’ (girls from many schools in the area) will have completed just six hours of workshops with Fiona Blackburn, and will have learned as many as five pieces. The BC Girls Choir singers will present some of their spring repertoire. A mass piece, Jon Washburn’s Tell My Ma, will be the rousing conclusion.

Jun
9
Sat
WorldSong Concert
Jun 9 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Celebrate the closing of another successful year with the spring gala performance of BC Girls Choir, featuring music from around the world – songs from: Canada & America, England, Ireland Scotland, Wales, the Isle of Man, Moravia, Mexico, Jamaica, Bali, Korea & Andalusia – each sung in its original language.

Jun
11
Mon
Auditions
Jun 11 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Jun
18
Mon
Auditions
Jun 18 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Jul
1
Sun
Tour 2018 United Kingdom
Jul 1 – Jul 15 all day