Messiah in the Valley

We started rehearsing on Thursday for the upcoming Messiah concerts and are already impressed by how beautiful the pieces sound.

Here is information about the upcoming rehearsals and concerts:

Dress Rehearsal:

Wednesday, December 12, 2018 – 7:00PM @ St. Thomas Anglican Church Hall (our usual rehearsal space)

No rehearsal on Thursday afternoon, December 13th – we’ll see you in the evening for our first performance!

Performance dates:
Thursday, December 13, 2018-7:30PM
@
St James in Abbotsford
2777 Townline Rd, Abbotsford, BC V2T 5E1
Friday, December 14, 2018-7:30PM
@
First Ave in Chilliwack
46510 First Ave, Chilliwack, BC V2P 1W9
Saturday, December 15, 2018-7:30PM
@
St Joseph in Langley
20676 Fraser Hwy, Langley, BC V3A 4G5
Sunday, December 16, 2018-7:30PM
@
Sts Joachim and Ann in Aldergrove
2827 273 St, Aldergrove, BC V4W 2T7
All Messiah concerts begin at 7:30 p.m. Singers should arrive at 6:30 pm for all concerts.
Performance Dress:
Concert dress is black shoes, black socks or hose for all. Boys will need black dress pants and a white collared shirt and red bow tie. Girls will need a black skirt (reaching the knee) and a solid white blouse/top.  Girls ages 12 and up can choose to wear a long black dress.
Want to practice on your own?  Check out these resources:
Unto Us A Child is Born – tempo can be adjusted
Unto Us A Child is Born – youtube video with soprano part played on the piano
He Shall Feed His Flock youtube video with solo played on the piano

Upcoming Concerts

We Remember Them

Collaborative concert with Valley Festival Singers. Dress rehearsal will take place at the performance location prior to the concert.  Please be at the church at 5:30 ready to sing.

November 10, 2018 7 pm @ Sardis Community Church 45625 S Sumas Rd, Chilliwack

Messiah in the Valley

Dress rehearsal:

Wednesday, December 12, 2018, 7:00 p.m. Location to be determined.

Four Performances!:

December 13, 2018, @ St. James Catholic Church 2777 Townline Rd. Abbotsford
December 14, 2018, @ 2018 First Avenue Christian Assembly 46510 First Avenue, Chilliwack
December 15, 2018 @St. Joseph’s Catholic Church 20676 Fraser Hwy., Langley
December 16, 2018 @ Sts. Joachim and Ann Parish 2827 273 St. Aldergrove

All Messiah concerts begin at 7:30 p.m. Singers should arrive 45 minutes prior to the concert start time.

Concert dress is black shoes, black socks or hose for all. Boys will need black dress pants and a white collared shirt and red bow tie. Girls will need a black skirt (reaching the knee) and a solid white blouse/top.  Girls ages 12 and up can choose to wear a long black dress.

Having trouble finding girl’s blouses? Try amazon.ca.  I haven’t seen either product in person, so can’t vouch for the quality but the price is right for both items!

Bow ties will be provided for the boys.