A Symphonic Bon-Bon, the Nutcracker in Concert

CONCERT CHOIR as guests of Niagara Symphony Orchestra

December 8, 2019 | 230pm

Partridge Hall, FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre

The Nutcracker is all things to all people: enchanting folk tale, ballet classic, cherished family tradition. This holiday, Clara, her Prince, the Sugar Plum Fairy and a host of colourful characters come to life in an orchestra-only performance of Tchaikovsky’s delightful score. Share a tasty musical confection; savour the ultimate symphonic bon-bon this festive season!

Tickets http://www.firstontariopac.ca

The Night Before Christmas, CNCC’s Holiday Concert

ALL CHOIRS

December 15, 2019 | 3pm

Location and ticketing information coming soon.

Twas the night before Christmas when all through the house, not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse….

Join the Chorus Niagara Children’s Choir as we present a concert that celebrates all that is magical in the holiday season. You will be treated to a broad selection of seasonal songs from jazzy holiday favorites to traditional carols. Special guest Carousel Players Artistic Director and actor Monica Dufault recites the classic holiday poem, as our youngest to oldest singers bring the text to life through song!

SINGATHON 2019

CHAMBER CHOIR only at 12:00pm

The annual fundraising singathon of Chorus Niagara.

February 8, 2020 | Seaway Mall, Welland

Free to the pubic from 10m-3pm, a five hour marathon of music. Chorus Niagara peforms for their repertoire at ‘Centre Court’ Guest conductors from the community make for an entertaining and fun event for all! Donations are welcomed on-site at the day of the event.

Donate through Canada Helps or by contacting cnadmin@becon.org

TOUCH THE EARTH LIGHTLY

Intermediate Choir (as guests of CHORUS NIAGARA)

March 7, 2020 | 7:30pm

Partridge Hall, FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre

Reflect on humanity’s relationship to Mother Earth in the Niagara premiere of the strikingly beautiful Sunrise: A Symphonic Mass, for choir and strings by renowned Norwegian composer Ola Gjeilo. Stunning on-screen images weave a moving musical journey from the starry heavens, through cityscapes to the magnificent tranquility of earth. The premiere of Canadian composer Tawnie Olson’s That’s One Small Step continues our choral encounter with the beauty and fragility of our planet. Don’t miss this multi-media once-in-a-lifetime performance!

BOX OFFICE http://www.firstontariopac.ca

CHORUS NIAGARA WEBSITE https://www.chorusniagara.org

 

NIAGARA CHILDREN’S HONOUR CHOIR

Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Partridge Hall, FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre, 6pm concert

Tickets from the FOPAC box office in November https://www.firstontariopac.ca

The District School Board of Niagara, Brock University and the Chorus Niagara Children’s Choir are thrilled to present the 2020 Niagara Children’s Honour Choir. Select children from the DSBN will perform under the direction of renown Canadian composer and conductor, Dr. Mark Sirett. Guest performers include Brock University Choir and Chorus Niagara Children’s Choir. All choirs will join together to sing in a massed choir finale.

 

CHAMBER CHOIR

VOICES RAISED (as guests of Avanti Chamber Singers)

April 25, 2020 | 7:30pm

St. Thomas Church,  99 Ontario Street, St. Catharines

This season’s rendition of Voices Raised pushes into the complexities of human life in a digital age. Paired with Cecilia McDowall’s A Time for All Seasons-Before Words Fail is Jason Noble’s Furiouser and Spuriouser, a unique commentary on our relationship to new media. Voices of reflection and refuge follow in the music of Eric Whitacre, Sarah Quartel, Shawn Kirchner and Frank Ticheli. Artistic Director Dr. Rachel Rensink-Hoff. Tickets through EVENTBRITE.

Revolting Children – CNCC’s Spring Concert

ALL CHOIRS

May 9, 2020 | 3pm

Location and ticketing information coming soon.

We are revolting children, living in revolting times. We sing revolting songs, using revolting rhymes….WE ARE REVOLTING!

Join the Chorus Niagara Children’s Choir as we come together to stand for issues we believe are important to our future. The environment, technology, education and inclusivity are explored through songs that will make you want to stand up and revolt with them! CNCC perform with special guests from the Niagara Children’s Centre in a grand finale.

 

PODIUM Conference & Festival

CHAMBER CHOIR (Cameo Concert)

May 14-17, 2020

Montréal, Quebec

Every two years, Podium, Canada’s choral conference and festival, is co-presented by Choral Canada and one of Canada’s provincial choral organizations. Podium will take place in Montreal for the first time in its history from May 14 to 17, 2020 in collaboration with the Alliance chorale du Québec. This major event with its sharing of ideas, repertoire and best practices will have a positive impact on the choral milieu in Montreal and throughout Quebec. CNCC Chamber Choir performs a cameo concert as part of the festival.