We’re excited about our next concert
Our Next Concert
Originals by: Dowland, Henry VIII, Morley, Edwards & Weelkes.
Premiere of six new settings by Jonathan Berkahn.
And other delights.
Musical Director: Ingrid Schoenfeld
Accompanist: Jonathan Berkahn
Come hear classic madrigals, freshly reset by renowned choral composer Jonathan Berkahn, combined with a selection of other favourites, such as the beautiful chorale “O Haupt voll Blut und Wunden” in its second life as Paul Simon’s famous “American Tune.”
The concert will be at
7:30pm on Saturday 19 November 2022
at Wesley Methodist Church
75 Taranaki Street
Tickets are $25.00
Children are free when accompanied by an adult
Click the link below or scan the QR code to order your tickets at Eventbrite:
Festival Singers 2022 plans
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If you are looking for a choir to sing with in 2022 we’d love hear from you.
Contact details are at the bottom of the page.
- If you are unwell, please don’t come to choir rehearsals or events.
- Wearing a mask is strongly recommended.
We will review this policy as the Covid situation changes.
Programme for the rest of 2022
Angels Dancing – Choral Masterworks: Concert with the choir of St. Mary of the Angels, 17 Boulcott Street – 7:30pm 27 August 2022
Programme will include: Zadok the Priest, Parry’s I Was Glad, Allegri’s Miserere, Stanford’s Three Latin Motets, and a wide range of composers from Allegri to Britten.
“Rewritten” concert. October / November 2022
We’ll sing music that’s been used in one context and then rewritten for another, e.g. JS Bach’s Passion Chorale that Paul Simon rewrote as American Tune.
- We plan to sing at the Seatoun Carols event at St Christopher’s that fundraises for the Wellington City Mission.
- We may perform a Christmas concert
- We may sing at some rest-homes