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The Hobart Orpheus Choir has the following performances and events scheduled for the year. The Choir is also available for charity performances and private hire.
11 August 2019 at St Johns Church, New Town
Time - 3.00pm
Benjamin Britten ‘Ceremony of Carols’ and ‘Rejoice in the Lamb’
Late November or early December 2019
Christmas carols from around the world.
5 April 2019 at St. Matthew’s Anglican Church, New Norfolk
Time - 7.30pm
Join us for a fantastic night of choral singing featuring The Sydney Male Voice Choir and The St. Matthew’s Singers.
The program will include items by Rutter, Gibbons, Purcell and Handel
Tickets - $20, Concession $15, available online https://www.trybooking.com/BAATA or at the door.
8 April 2019 - AGM
Venue: Salvation Army Citadel, 180 Elizabeth Street, Hobart
Time: 7.30pm Includes Supper provided by the committee.
25 November 2018 - Concert: A Feast of Baroque
3.00pm at Scots Memorial Church, 29 Bathurst street, Hobart ~ Followed by Afternoon Tea
Gloria in D
Joanna Brooke, Soprano; Arianne James, Soprano II
Ein feste Burg ist unser Gott - Cantata BWV 80
Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen - Cantata BWV 51
Claire Chehade-James, Soprano; Darcy O'Malley, Trumpet
ANTONIO LUCIO VIVALDI
16 June 2018 - Quiz night
A quiz night will be held 7.00pm - 9.30pm at Lawrenny Court. BYO food and drink. HOC members bring snacks for tables which hold 6 - 8 friends each, make them up or come on your own. Prizes galore, extra point scoring chances throughout. We will be led again by the fantastic Petr Diviš and Mark Wojick.
Tickets are $10 each and can be obtained from Marian by sending an SMS on Mobile 0421067212. or email email@example.com
It is recommended to park in Arthur Street.
9 June 2018 - Farewell to Marian
A "Drop in" farewell for Marian Bisset will be held from 3-5 pm at Lawrenny Court. HOC members please bring a plate.
28 May 2018 - Meet the New Conductor
An evening will be held to meet our new Musical Director and Conductor Susan Reppion Brooke at our regular choir rehearsal 7.30pm. Regular supper roster will be followed and the Committee will add munchie items to it.
25 May 2018 - Favorite Opera Choruses Concert
Featuring Stephanie Arnold from Melbourne, Grace Ovens, Philip Joughin joined by Petr Diviš on piano
Choruses include Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves, the Anvil Chorus, the Humming Chorus, Waltz scene from Eugene Oregon, March of the Toreadors.
Venue: Salvation Army Citadel, 180 Elizabeth St
Tickets $20, including supper; available from Mary. Mobile 0458 334 580
This is Marian Bisset's final concert as conductor of Hobart Orpheus Choir after 9 1/2 years at the helm. Come along and enjoy the choir and farewell her with opera choruses.