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DOUGLAS COLLEGE CHOIRSCommunity members are welcome to join any of the Music Department's Choirs, by audition, and sing alongside the students in the music program and the college at large.
CHORUS, the larger choir performs major works from the Western Classical repertoire in addition to shorter works of various styles. Its main focus is classical repertoire. Chorus performs once or twice per semester. Open by audition only - previous choral experience and the ability to read music is required.
Winter 2020 (January - April)
Director: Eric Hannan
Location: New Westminster Campus
Times: Tuesdays, 6:30 - 8:30 pm and occasional Wednesdays, 5:30 - 6:30pm
Fee: $95.00 + GST
CHORALE, a select chamber choir, performs music from a variety of genres and eras, focusing on classical repertoire, and including some jazz and folk song settings. In addition to scheduled performances at Douglas College, Chorale makes frequent trips to local high schools. Open by audition only - previous choral experience and the ability to read music is required.
Winter 2020 (January - April)Director: Eric Hannan
Location:New Westminster Campus
Times: Mondays, 5:30 - 7:30 pm and Thursdays, 2:30 - 4:30 pm
BEGINNING CHORAL ENSEMBLE, is a group of novices and less experienced singers. The ensemble explores works across a wide variety of genres, and performs at least once per term. Music-reading ability is helpful, though not essential - simply a love for music and desire to sing!
Winter 2020 (January - April)Director: Marguerite Witvoet
Times: Thursdays, 2:30 - 4:30 pm
Fee: $95.00 + GST
Please contact Eric Hannan to schedule an audition at firstname.lastname@example.org or contact the Community Music School for details: email@example.com or 604-527-5465
Registration: Returning members and those who have completed an audition with Eric Hannan are welcome to register through the College Registrar's office over the phone at 604-527-5472 or in person at any registrar's office.