April 2012



Sunday, April 1, 2012 - 7:00 PM

Westworth United Church, Lanark and Grosvenor, Winnipeg MB

University Concert Choir

Ed and Millie Hildebrand , conductors

Hymns & Humours

In the spirit of the early definition of "Humours", meaning "well-balanced", the University Concert Choir celebrates its year end with an evocative collection of choral pieces that includes representation from the sacred and secular oeuvres, folk inspired art, spirituals and at least one early blues song.  Guest soprano Sarah Kirsch will perform a collection of vibrant selections from her own repertoire and will be joining the choir in a medley from Viennese operetta.

Adults: $12, Students: $5

Tickets available at the Faculty of Music (474-9310), from singers and at the door.


Friday, April 6, 2012 - 3:00 PM

Westworth United Church, 1750 Grosvenor Ave., Winnipeg MB

Westworth's Senior Choir

Along with many volunteers from the community

Stuart Sladden, conductor

Mozart's Requiem (K 626)

A presentation of Mozart's Requiem.  This presentation is a free community event in support of Westworth's Choral Scholarship program.  

This concert features 4 very talented soloists:

Caroline Markos (Soprano), Meghan Symon (Alto), Wes Rambo (Tenor), and Howard Rempel (Bass)

And a 16 piece orchestra!

By Donation


Friday, April 6, 2012 - 7:00 PM

First Mennonite Church, 922 Notre Dame Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba MB

First Mennonite Church Choir

Yuri Klaz, conductor

Mozart's Requiem

The First Mennonite Church Choir under the direction of Yuri Klaz presents Mozart's Requiem with soloists:  Soprano, Karis Wiebe; Alto, Karla Ferguson;  Tenor, Jan Nato;  Bass, Howard Rempel

Adults: $15, Students: $10, Seniors: $12

Admission is free. An offering will be taken.


Sunday, April 8, 2012 - 7:00 a.m.

Grace Mennonite Church, Corner of Third and Kroeker, Steinbach MB

EastMan Choral Society

David Klassen, conductor

Easter Sunrise Service

Celebrate the Easter Morning with the EastMan Choral Society, Organist Robert Neufeld and the Winnipeg Brass Quintet in a service of choral music, congregational singing and readings.

Freewill Offering will be taken.


Friday April 13, 2012 - 8:00 PM

St. Matthew's Cathedral, 13th Street and Louise, Brandon MB

Brandon University Chorale

Dr. Andrée Dagenais, conductor

A German Evening of Romantic Sacred and Secular Choral Music

The repertoire will feature some German Romantic period sacred and secular repertoire. We are accompanied by a trio of clarinet for some Mozart selections. We will also perform plenty of a cappella gorgeous music. Floyd Gadd, tenor is our featured guest soloist. Geordie Waddell is our pianist accompanist.

Adults: $10, Students: $8


Saturday, April 14, 2012 - 7:00 PM

Grace Point, 137 Euclid Ave., Winnipeg MB

Point Douglas Gospel Choir

Hannah Cavey, conductor

Concert and Silent Auction

Come hear what the girls have been working on this year and bid on some amazing auction items, including goodies from Into the Music, Arbonne, and a former Winnipeg Jets star! We also have lots of family friendly options including a 1 hour face painting session, clothes and dolls. Just to name a few!

"Like" our Facebook page and get pumped up for this event with some videos of a few of our new songs!



Sunday, April 22 - 7:00 PM

Lutheran Church Of The Cross, 560 Arlington, Winnipeg MB

Heartland Singers

Helen Bergen, conductor

Spring Benefit Concert

Come and enjoy an evening of all Candian Composers, sung by this talented group of 22 mixed voices

Adults: $10

Tickets can be purchased at the door, or by calling 253-8817


Sunday, April 22, 2012 - 7:30 PM

St. Paul's United Church, 286 Nelson Street West, Virden, Manitoba MB

Choirs of Oak Lake

An Evening of Sacred Song

An Evening of Sacred Song featuring baritone David Klassen, pianist Robert Neufeld and the Choirs of Oak Lake conducted by Karyn Morrow-Penner.

Admission is $8

Available at the door.


Saturday, April 28, 2012 - 7:30 PM

Winnipeg Art Gallery, 300 Memorial Boulevard, Winnipeg MB


A diverse collection of a cappella music featuring several popular songs arranged by Antiphony members. This may be our best concert yet in our four year existence.

Adults: $20, Students: $12

Available Online, from any of the ten members, or at the door (if available).


Sunday, April 29, 2012 - 2:30 PM

United Church in Meadowood, 1111Daktoa Street, Winnipeg MB

Bison Men's Chorus

Steve Denby, conductor

Annual Spring Concert

Bison Men' Chorus Annual Spring Concert with special guests: the Louis Riel School Division Treble Choir

Adults: $10, children free

from Chorus members & at the door


Sunday, April 29, 2012 - 7:00 PM

Grace Mennonite Church, 430 Third Street, Steinbach MB

EastMan Vespers Choir

An Evening of Sacred Song

An Evening of Sacred Song featuring baritone David Klassen, pianist Robert Neufeld and the EastMan Vespers Choir directed by Millie Hildebrand.

Adults: $15, Students: $8

Available at the Steinbach Arts Council or at the door.





Holidays and Events

Mon Oct 10, 2011

Fri Oct 21, 2011
SAG (Tempo) Conference

Sat Nov 12, 2011, 5 PM
Santa Claus Parade

Nov 14-26, 2011
ChoralFest Manitoba

Sun Nov 27, 2011
Grey Cup

Sun Nov 27, 2011
First Sunday of Advent

Dec 20-28, 2011

Sun Dec 25, 2011
Christmas Day

Fri-Sun Feb 3-65 2012
Provincial Honour Choirs

Mon Feb 20, 2012
Louis Riel Day

Feb 22 - Mar 18, 2012
Winnipeg Music Festival

Fri Apr 6, 2012
Good Friday

Sun Apr 8, 2012
Easter Sunday

Mon May 7, 2012
Music Monday

Mon May 21, 2012
Victoria Day





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