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Let us all sing
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Let us all sing

The Maroondah Singers are combining with the ConChord Choir for the first time in a spectacular celebration of choral music on Sunday May 26 at 3pm. The choirs, led by Musical Directors Lyn Henshall and Ruhan Hewawasam. will sing a combination of classical, religious, folk and gospel music and combine for a few items as a...

Life Membership for Musical Director
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Life Membership for Musical Director

At the AGM Musical Director Lyn Henshall was awarded life membership in recognition of her decade of wonderful service to the choir. She was presented with the honour by president Peter Naughtin (see picture) who has stepped down after one year to become secretary. He replaces Anne Fortune to whom he gave “particular thanks” for...

Delight to the sounds of autumn
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Delight to the sounds of autumn

The Maroondah Singers are celebrating autumn at a special concert on Sunday March 24 while also presenting our exciting new Vocal Scholar for 2019. The Mountview Uniting Church hall in Mitcham will reverberate to the sounds of choir favourites under the leadership of Musical Director Lyn Henshall while accompanist John Atwell will also perform as...

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Celebrate with Christmas cheer

Christmas Cheer with Maroondah Singers and Friends – that’s the theme of the choir’s annual Christmas concert on Sunday December 16 at 2.30pm at Mountview Uniting Church Hall, Cnr Doncaster East Road and Maroondah Highway, Mitcham. Come hear old and new Christmas songs, join the choir in singing traditional carols and enjoy a scrumptious afternoon...

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Excitement at Last Night of the Proms

The Maroondah Singers were excited to sing at a spectacular Last Night of the Proms Concert at The Centre Ivanhoe on August 26. The concert was hosted by the Legends of Brass and also featured Watsonia RSL pipes and drums, while our Vocal Scholar Harmony Lee gave a stirring rendition of Rule Britannia before the...

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We Celebrated Our 50th Birthday in Style

The Maroondah Singers celebrated their 50th birthday in style before a packed audience at Melba College Theatre in Croydon on Sunday June 17. The 50th anniversary concert provided a wonderful afternoon of entertainment from the choir led by musical director Lyn Henshall and accompanist John Atwell and four amazing soloists in our past three Vocal Scholars –...

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Maroondah Singers’ AGM & New President for 2018

At the AGM, Peter Naughtin was named as the new president, replacing Miriam Ford who has stepped down from the position after three years. Lars Olof-Fermvall (vice president), Anne Fortune (secretary) and Dorothy Wright (treasurer) continue in their positions and head a committee also featuring Ally Openshaw, Jan Browning, Samantha Berg, Merrilyn Velcek, Ross Clark...

Maroondah Singers’ 2018 Vocal Scholar
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Maroondah Singers’ 2018 Vocal Scholar

Maroondah Singers proudly announces that our Vocal Scholar for 2018 is 18-year-old soprano Harmony Lee, who was introduced to the choir at its Annual General Meeting on February 26.Harmony enchanted those present with stirring renditions of the Vilja Song from Lehar’s The Merry Widow and Puccini’s O Mio Babbino Caro from the opera Gianni Schicchi.She said...

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Maroondah Singers are back & recruiting

The Maroondah Singers are back with some 50 members present at our first rehearsal on February 5.  We have a full program of music to prepare for two coming concerts that celebrate 50th anniversaries.  The first on Sunday, May 20 will be in the Mountview Church to celebrate  the 50th anniversary of the church itself...

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