Concerts and Events

The Winnipeg Singers’ concerts bring outstanding and inspiring performances of choral excellence to its audiences through a variety of musical styles.


Concert 1

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He Said/She Said:
Men and Women of The Winnipeg Singers

Sunday, October 18, 2015 – 3:00 p.m.
Crescent Fort Rouge United Church
Wardlaw at Nassau, Winnipeg, MB

Choral selections chosen to highlight the men and women of the choir. Selections include Liebesleid Lieder by John Greer, Salve Regina by Ramona luengen, Ave Maria by Eleanor Daley, and Richte mich, Gott by Felix Mendelssohn, to name a few.


Concert 2

The Trumpet Shall Sound:
Christmas with the Northern Brass!

Sunday, December 6, 2015 – 7:00 p.m.
Crescent Fort Rouge United Church
Wardlaw at Nassau, Winnipeg, MB

Join The Winnipeg Singers, the Northern Brass, and guest choir from Winnipeg’s Mennonite Brethren Collegiate Institute under the direction of Tim Taves, for a festive celebration of the Christmas season. Some of the selections include Noel Canadienne by Howard Cable, and Five Carols for Choir and Brass by Derek Holman. The Singers are joined by our guest choir and the Northern Brass for John Rutter’s Gloria. Don’t miss this joyful start to the Christmas season!


Concert 3

Earth, Sea, Sky:
Music of the Elements

Sunday, April 10, 2016 – 7:00 PM
Crescent Fort Rouge United Church

Wardlaw at Nassau, Winnipeg, MB

We join forces with GroundSwell for a unique look into music of the elements. Among other works, we present the Manitoba premiere of a new work by Sid Robinovitch, Of Heart and Tide: The Living Sea. Also on the program are Earth Chants by Imant Raminsh, Earth Prayers by Holly Harris, Ice by Bruce Sled, Water Night by Eric Whitacre, and Northern Lights by Ola Gjeilo. We look forward to Diana McIntosh’s performance of her new sound piece, O.


Concert 4

Icons & Incense V:
Music of the Russian Orthodox Tradition

Sunday, May 15, 2016 – 4:00 p.m.
Westminster United Church

Maryland at Westminster, Winnipeg, MB

A spectacular 100+ voice performance of Rachmaninoff’s Vespers by The Winnipeg Singers, the Winnipeg Philharmonic Choir and the Arrowhead Chorale from Duluth, Minnesota. Get your season tickets early so you are guaranteed a seat for this special event.


Special Events

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ON TO EUROPE
A FUNDRAISING EVENT FEATURING TRACY DAHL
& THE WINNIPEG SINGERS
Sunday, September 20, 2015
3:00 p.m.
St. Andrews River Heights United Church, 255 Oak Street, Winnipeg MB
Support the choir on their way to Europe, with a great afternoon of Italian wine and cuisine, silent auction and great music.
$45
(204) 772-8113

WINE TASTING EVENT
FUNDRAISER
Saturday, November 21, 2015
Time and venue TBA

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SINGERS’ IDOL: TAKE TWO
Saturday, March 19, 2016
Come out and vote for your favourite
acts as choristers vie for the title of Singers’ Idol
Great food and entertainment!