Here are a few videos and pictures from recent events and concerts. Enjoy!
Carols and Brass Concert Dec 16th 2018
The program included compositions drawn from composers of the Renaissance to the current century. Highlights include works for brass and organ:
• Hodie Christus Natus Est –Gabrielli
• Christmas Cantata – Daniel Pinkham
• I Was Glad – Hubert Parry
Classical works by Sergei Rachmaninoff and Ralph Vaughn Williams
New seasonal works:
• Blow, Blow, Thou Winter Wind – Stephen Chatman
• Northern Lights – Ola Gjeilo
And carols from America, Argentina, France and Mexico
Carol-On with the Carillon Royal BC Museum December 2nd 2018
Victoria Public Library December 1st 2018
The local CTV channel had a short new item in their broadcast (link here; we are at 8:11 in the video stream).
Remembrance Day 2018
Members of the Newcombe singers participated at several Remembrance Day events for the 100th anniversary of the end of WWI.
On Friday November 9th 2018, we sang in the rotunda of the BC Legislative building at an indoor ceremony for veterans. On Sunday November 11th, we were outside at the Cenotaph in front of the Legislature. The service streams at https://www.facebook.com/cheknews/videos/332462307538489/
And we were at the Pro Patria Legion on Friday the 9th for a rousing collection of tunes from the Great War lead by our conductor Peter Dent and accompanist Robert Dukarm.