Thank-you from Esk

You may be interested in this email from Esk Community Choir thanking Choirbolical for being part of their 40th year anniversary.

Hello folks,

Firstly, thanks so much for coming to Esk and sharing the day with us on the 14th Oct. It was a great event and the audience absolutely loved every minute.

We have done a story with photos on our blog and you can see this by clicking on the link below

http://eskcommunitychoir.blogspot.com/

Cheers for now

Kathie

 

End of Year Social Event

Choirbolical is having dinner out!!

Where: El Attar Middle Eastern Grill – 34A Neil Street, Toowoomba

When: Friday, 16 November @ 6pm

What: Banquet – served buffet style (dessert & drinks not included but can be purchased)

Drinks: BYO

Cost: $35/person to be paid before the night (Cash to Catherine at rehearsals or direct deposit preferred – add appropriate reference – find BSB under Fees tab.

RSVP: add your name to list at rehearsals or contact Gail by 12th November (0427920559  or [email protected])

Partners are warmly welcomed – come along to see a screening of this year’s Spring Sing photos.

 

Big Sing

Here are the details of our next performance – The Big Sing

When: Sunday 28th October 2018

Where: St Aidan’s Anglican Girls’ School – Christine Hartland Centre. 11 Ruthven St, Corinna, Brisbane.

Timetable: 

8.30 Registration

9.00 Workshop 1 – James Cuskelly

10.30 Morning Tea (provided)

11.00 Workshop 2 – Kelly Shepard (guest presenter form USA)

12.30 Lunch provided

1.30 Concert Preparation

2.30 Concert – Massed and community choirs – audience welcome ($5).

Cost: $20 adult, $10 concession/ unwaged – includes music, meals and concert – Cash only at the door

Registration: we need to confirm choirbolical numbers attending by 21st October. Please confirm your attendance by replying with a message to this post so QKC can organise music and food.   (If you forget to/can’t reply – don’t worry QKC are happy if you turn up on the day)  Please indicate vegetarian/ gluten-free requirements if required in your reply.

Choirbolical performing: Parting Glass & Fields of Gold  (sounding fabulous – thank-you Astrid for our thorough preparation!)

 

 

 

Reminder Esk Gala 14th Oct

Esk Gala Concert on Sunday 14 October, at the Somerset Civic Centre.

The 3 pieces for the massed choir are –
Why We Sing,    Believe in Life,     Chorus of the Jewish Slaves
 
Choirbolical will be singing –
The Parting Glass,
Fields of Gold and possibly Thulele Mama  (  the same songs we’ll be singing at the Big Sing 2 weeks later – a perfect extra rehearsal )
 
The program for 14th Oct:
10.45: Morning tea provided
11.15: Welcome
11.25: Choirs rehearse 3 songs for massed item
12.00 : Lunch break (BYO)
1.30:  Choirbolical’s allocated rehearsal time
R&R
2.20: Assemble
2.30:  Concert begins
(Choirbolical is second on the program following the Esk Community Choir.)
4.30: : Finale – Choirs + Orchestra
Afternoon tea provided
if you need a lift or can provide one to someone else.
It takes about 45mins from Toowoomba.

Tomorrow rehearsal 21st Aug

Hi there,

Tomorrow we have a choir rehearsal 6:45 for a 7pm start at De Molay House.  If anyone would like to meet at Park House before to socialise.  I will be there from about  5:30 give or take 5 mins.  Remember we need to be learning The Parting Glass from the parts that Matt preparted which are in Repertorie.  Listen to the Wailing Jennys to hear how Astrid would like it.  You need to click on the Login  to access the practice parts.  Pleasae send me a text if you can’t login and I can reset your password.

Cheers Lesley

0410600129