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Tue. October 17th 2017
FREE 6 week A CAPPELLA EXPERIENCE! PACIFIC EDGE CHORUS @  Gordon United Church hall, 935 Goldstream (near Jacklin), Langfo (All Ages)
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Tue. October 10th 2017
FREE 6 week A CAPPELLA EXPERIENCE! PACIFIC EDGE CHORUS @  Gordon United Church hall, 935 Goldstream (near Jacklin), Langfo (All Ages)
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Tue. October 3rd 2017
FREE 6 week A CAPPELLA EXPERIENCE! PACIFIC EDGE CHORUS @  Gordon United Church hall, 935 Goldstream (near Jacklin), Langfo (All Ages)
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Tue. September 26th 2017
FREE 6 week A CAPPELLA EXPERIENCE! PACIFIC EDGE CHORUS @  Gordon United Church hall, 935 Goldstream (near Jacklin), Langfo (All Ages)
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Tue. September 19th 2017
FREE 6 week A CAPPELLA EXPERIENCE! PACIFIC EDGE CHORUS @  Gordon United Church hall, 935 Goldstream (near Jacklin), Langfo (All Ages)
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Tue. September 12th 2017
FREE 6 WEEK VOCAL WORKSHOP PACIFIC EDGE CHORUSGordon United Church Hall (All Ages)
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PACIFIC EDGE CHORUS

PACIFIC EDGE CHORUS

Confirmed: Aug. 12, 2017
935 Goldstream Avenue Victoria BC map
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Norma
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Hours: Rehearsals Tuesdays 6:45 - 9:30pm, Gordon United Church, 935 Goldstream in Langford (near Jacklin)
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As of August 1, 2017, our new name is PACIFIC EDGE CHORUS! We're fun and competitive singers and are passionate about harmony!

In November 2014, as the City of Gardens Chorus, we were awarded gold medals by Sweet Adelines International judges in the Harmony Classic Division AA category for mid-sized choruses, which was limited to the top five choruses world-wide. The Chorus’ 48 female singers performed a colourful Mardi Gras entertainment package. Master Director Julie Smith and Assistant Director Diane Butler directed the Chorus. Here's a link to that exciting gold medal performance: http://tinyurl.com/k5yr4fz

The Chorus has been entertaining and competing since chartering with Sweet Adelines International in 1967. Members from all over Greater Victoria and as far as Parksville travel to Tuesday evening rehearsals at Gordon United Church hall, 935 Goldstream Avenue.

The Chorus’ performances showcase our exciting modern art form of four-part, a cappella close-harmony singing, ringing chords, stunning choreography and dazzling costumes. We sing special arrangements of today’s ballads and upbeat songs, popular show tunes, and even jazz.

Invitations to strut our award-winning talents are always welcome. We sing at local events and festivals and have donated many performances to benefit charitable organizations. The Chorus has performed for a Governor General, three Lieutenant Governors, and at events honouring the Canadian Naval Centennial. In 2010 the Chorus toured England and Wales, earning third place at the Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod. And now we're Sweet Adelines International 2014 Division AA Champions!

For rehearsal inquiries, contact Suzanne at cogbass@gmail.com. For performance inquiries: Fran at franie@shaw.ca.

TESTIMONIAL:
The Chorus performed at a private Canadian Naval Centennial event in Victoria and had the Governor General of Canada, Lieutenant-Governor of British Columbia, and invited dignitaries on their feet and clapping.
“Everyone loved your show…. Your talent, professionalism and unbridled enthusiasm completely won us over. The members of the City of Gardens Chorus are outstanding ambassadors for our city and the province. …. I hope we have the pleasure of hearing your fine ensemble in the future.” Rear-Admiral T.H.W. Pile, CMM, CD; Commander, Maritime Forces Pacific



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