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 – Lyndon Green, James Emerson, Jenna...

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 and Robyn Cox. This marks...

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 she is thrilled to receive...

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 on that site.  The choir...

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