Canterbury Branch

Contacts

Chairperson: Paul V Ellis MNZM FRSCM

76 Fisher Avenue
Beckenham
Christchurch
New Zealand 8053

Phone: +64 (0)3 337 3370
Fax: +64 (0)3 337 3642
Email: canterburychair@rscmnz.org.nz

Secretary: Dr Robert Tait, HonRSCM

PO Box 10-110
Phillipstown
Christchurch
New Zealand 8145

Cell: (0)21 143 6661
Email: canterburysecretary@rscmnz.org.nz

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News from Canterbury

Easter Passion 2019

Stunning, beautiful, spine - tingling and heart-touching performance of Bach's St John Passion. Eight pm on Good Friday 19 April 2019 the Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament (CBS) Choir and Orchestra gathered in pin-dropping electric silence on the Altar steps at St Mary's Pro-Cathedral Manchester street Christchurch NZ. The opening wave-like melody line...

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Helping refugees

RSCMNZ Canterbury Branch Affiliate Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament (CBS) Choir and Orchestra under the direction of Don Whelan MNZM ARSCM presented on 10 March 2019 at St Mary's Pro-Cathedral a concert to raise funds for recent refugee arrivals and the Red Cross supporting them.

Canterbury ahead

RSCMNZ Canterbury Branch is holding its AGM on Monday 6 May 2019 starting at 6.00pm at the Cashmere Club 50 Colombo Street Christchurch. This is a chance for all members to review what has happened during the year past and participate in forming plans for what's ahead. Partners, supporters and friends are welcome...

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Experience Passion

The Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament (CBS) choir and orchestra presents this awesome J. S. Bach work sharing the story of the sacrifice of Jesus Christ and his resurrection to come.

On the coming Good Friday (19 April 2019) 8.00pm take the opportunity to experience the Passion according to...

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Canterbury Branch Music Sunday

RSCMNZ Canterbury Branch has chosen a mid-winter solstice date (23 June 2019) for its observance of the world-wide celebration of Music Sunday. It's an opportunity for clergy, congregations, choristers, parents, care-givers and supporters to join in a celebration of the place of music in worship. Also an occasion to contribute to...

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Christchurch Bishop

Right Revd. Dr Peter Carrell

Anglicans from far and wide gathered together with a 125 -strong Diocesan Choir at 11.00am Saturday 9 February 2019 in Christchurch Boys' High School auditorium for the Episcopal Ordination of Reverend Dr Peter Carrell, the Diocese's...

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