Canterbury Branch


Chairperson: Paul V Ellis

76 Fisher Avenue
New Zealand 8053

Phone: +64 (0)3 337 3370
Fax: +64 (0)3 337 3642

Acting Secretary: Paul Ellis

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News from Canterbury

Songs from afar at Knox

Your chance to hear outstanding talents at Knox Church as they present Songs of a Distant Land. Diary Sunday 30 April 2017 2.30pm: read the poster for more details.

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Recital re-organised

The first of the eagerly anticipated organ recitals by John Linker at Knox Church, Bealey Ave Christchurch, has had to be re-scheduled owing to a technical issue with the pipe organ. Repairs will be quickly effected so the 1st concert can go ahead but a few days later than originally planned: the following concert is...

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Canterbury Branch Nov 2016 Nltr

Read in the November 2016 Newsletter about the exciting events ahead for Canterbury .


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CBS Messiah 2016 & CBS Plans for 2017

Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament Choir and Orchestra present its annual Messiah at the Pro-cathedral, St Mary’s in Manchester Street on Sunday 11 December 2016 at 2.00pm.


Now read more about the Messiah and then at the foot of the pamphlet your chance to be an early bird by noting in next year's diary the...

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For your diary

Plan ahead and diary this unique event, either as a participant or a patron.
Celebrating choral music-making is a happening when many of Canterbury's groups (from schools and churches and choral societies etc.) gather together for an hour of singing to one another and en masse (the chosen work for the massed performance will stay as...

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Momentous Music Sunday

View a montage of a momentous occasion celebrating both Queen Elizabeth's 90th birthday and the place of music in our lives.
The event, known as Music Sunday, is held in virtually every corner of the world around the middle of June each year.

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