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Canberra Children's Choir 50th Anniversary

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Founded by Judith Clingan AM in 1967, the Canberra Children’s Choir is celebrating its 50th Anniversary in 2017 – making it Canberra’s longest-running choir for young singers.

Friday 15th September - Songs and stories
Ainslie Arts Centre, 30 Elouera St, Braddon

7:30pm Social evening for alumni and current members, and friends

Tim Murray Theatre, Canberra Grammar School

9.00 – 10.00am Young children’s singing workshop run by Judy Clingan, Hanna-Mari Latham and Minnie Lin for children in kindy, grade 1 and 2, with their parent or carer

10.00 – 11.00am Community/family singing workshop for all ages with Geoff Badger and Padma Newsome
11.00 – 12.00pm Part singing and rounds workshop for grades 3-6 with Geoff Badger and Padma Newsome

12.00 – 1.00pm BYO lunch; tea and coffee available

1.00 – 2.00pm SAB/SATB choral workshop for music readers - upper primary and secondary students and adults with Stephen Leek, Geoff Bager and Padma Newsome

2.00 – 3.30pm SSA choral workshop for music readers - sopranos and altos only – grade 5 to grade 12 and adults with Stephen Leek and Judy Clingan

3.30 – 4.00pm Afternoon tea with Training Choir performance

4.00 – 4.30pm Brahms dress rehearsal: SSA workshop singers and soloists

4.30 – 6.15pm Final dress rehearsal of Judith Clingan’s opera for young people, Heavenly Grandfather’s Banquet

6.15 – 7.15pm BYO Dinner

7.15pm Concert including SSA and SAB/SATB workshop pieces, Brahms, ensemble performance by past members and conductors, and performance of Heavenly Grandfather’s Banquet with guest alumni, current CCC singers, small orchestra.

National Arboretum
9.00am Social event - pay as you go breakfast; all welcome to join

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