Hundreds of choristers from Christchurch’s iconic choirs shared their vocal talents at the Catholic Pro-Cathedral Manchester Street, 3.00pm Sunday 15 August for the 2021 Choral Festival organised annually by indefatigable Don Whelan and choir leaders. Each entity was allocated a block of time to present works of their own choice. The climax of the event […]
He recently retired at age 80 years from long-service as Director of Music for All Souls Anglican Church (Merivale Christchurch), being the pinnacle appointment after a record of musical and leadership achievements and contributions since the age of 7 years. He continues now with a leadership role as deputy conductor of Lady Diana Isaac Retirement […]
Below are further pictures of the event.
Organist post at All Souls Church, Christchurch 30 Church Lane Merivale (off Papanui Road) For the 1st, 2nd and 3rd Sundays of the month at the 9:30 am service. Plus, Wednesday choir rehearsals 7.00 pm to 8.30 pm. All Souls is an inclusive Anglican church located on Papanui Road in the heart of a vibrant, […]
One thousand plus school students (mostly primary & intermediate) gathered on Wed 16 June 2021 for an exhilarating Strum Strike & Blow day-long experience. For weeks beforehand and now on the day they rehearsed chosen pieces for the many kinds of drums, marimbas & xylophones, and recorders (ranging from contra bass – as tall as […]