April 11, 2014

For your diary

Please enter in your diary the dates for Canterbury Branch events listed below. Final details will be uploaded as arrangements are completed.

Tue 13 May 2014 (St Mathias’ Day)

Branch AGM

6.00 pm to approx. 7.00 pm

Followed by Dinner (set menu or a la carte)

Cashmere Club, Colombo Street (near Cashmere Hills)

If you are unable to attend, please email (or otherwise contact)

(Judith Brown) to give your proxy.

Mon 19 May & Mon 26 May & Wed 28 May

Rehearsing and Recording (TV)  for Praise Be

“Cardboard” Cathedral Cnr Madras & Hereford Streets

Rehearsals 6.30 pm start (subject to confirmation) to 8.30 pm approx. 19 & 26 May

Wed 28 May 2014

6.30 pm Actual TV recording at the Cathedral

Thu 29 May St Michael’s and All Angels Choir record for TV  their item for Praise Be at the Transitional Cathedral.

World-Wide Music Sunday 22 June 2014

2.00 pm to 4.00 pm Guest Choir(s) and congregational singing followed by socialising/refreshments

St Michael and All Angels (Cnr Durham Street South/Oxford Terrace)

Saturday 9 Aug 2014

2.00pm to 4.00pm (this is the updated time)

St Michael and All Angels (Cnr Durham Street South/Oxford Terrace)

Professor Colin Gibson of Dunedin, visits Christchurch to conduct a Hymn Workshop: well known

Christchurch musician, Barrie Brinson and  Hymn writer Marnie Barrell are available to contribute.

Sat 22 Nov 2014 Music Fest (St Cecilia’s Day)

All church choirs / selected community choirs gather for demonstration and massed singing

St Mary’s Pro-Cathedral, Manchester Street

Managers are: Don Whelan D of M CBS & Paul Ellis, President RSCMNZ

Keep visiting this Canterbury Page from time to time to keep up to date with final arrangements and new items.