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Faure Requiem - Sing for a Cure

BY CarolineK | 26-Oct-2012
Please join us for this special commemorative fundraising concert for St Vincent's Hospital Cancer Research Centre with the glorious music of Faure Requiem.
Venue: St Patrick's Cathedral
Address: 1 Cathedral Place, East Melbourne 3002
Date: 11 November 2012
Time: 2.30PM
Ticket: Ticket prices: $25 - Adult | $18 - Concession/Child U16
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Web: http://www.thechoir.com.au/
Sing for a Cure

THECHO!R Proudly Presents... SING FOR A CURE - Faure Requiem Sunday 11 November, 2.30pm ST PATRICK’S CATHEDRAL - 1 Cathedral Place, East Melbourne VIC

Please join us for this special commemorative fundraising concert for St Vincent's Hospital Cancer Research Centre with the glorious music of…FAURE REQUIEM Featuring THECHO!R with Founding Artistic Director JONATHON WELCH AM

Special Guest Soprano ROSAMUND ILLING Baritone (Opera Australia) MICHAEL HONEYMAN

About the THECHO!R.

Created by Dr. Jonathon Welch AM (www.jonathonwelch.com), best known as the Founding Music Director of the inspirational Choir of Hard Knocks, Sydney Street Choir, Australian Pop Choir and Pop Kidz, THECHO!R is one of Melbourne’s newest and most exciting non-professional adult choirs. THECHO!R.is open to all interested singers – either experienced or budding over 18 years of age. It is privately funded and auspiced by Australian Pop Choir Pty Ltd trading as THECHO!R.

Our purpose is to:

  • promote excellence in music -making in rehearsal and performance for singers;
  • provide the opportunity to share knowledge and interact socially with those who have common interests and goals;
  • to help raise funds for various charities through concerts and performances

Incorporating innovative choral arrangements covering an eclectic range of musical styles from popular and classical music to world music and musical theatre , fused together with fun movement and ‘choralography’, we will provide outstanding tuition, workshops and performance opportunities.

Rehearsals will be held at Brenan Hall, St Vincent’s Hospital, cnr of Nicholson St and Victoria Pde Fitzroy on a weekly basis every WEDNESDAY night during the school term and will be conducted under the direction of Dr. Jonathon Welch as Artistic Director and Principal Conductor and Sue Goessling as Accompanist.

THECHO!R. is a member of ANCA and is covered for rehearsals and performances by Public Liability Insurance and Volunteer Workers Insurance.