Summer Organ Concert Series at Chalmers-Wesley United Church


Summer Organ Concert Series

“Sundays at 6pm”/“Dimanches à18h”

 

Once again this summer our Music Director, Alain LeBlond, has organized a series of concerts featuring organists from Quebec City, Montreal, St. Hyacinthe, Windsor and Vancouver including, on September 7, a special concert by one of our former organists, Jacquelin Rochette. For more detailed information on each performer and their planned programs of music, please go to our web site at www.chalmerswesley.org and follow the links for the Music/Summer Concert series.

All concerts (except July 20) start at 6:00pm on Sunday evenings and last approximately ninety minutes. There is no admission fee. A freewill offering is collected at each concert and the profits go towards the Organ Restoration Fund. There are two door prize draws for gift certificates to the Café de Paris Restaurant at the end of each concert.

The schedule is as follows:

July 13 -Denis Bédard & Rachel Alflatt, Vancouver /

July 20 - Richard Paré, Québec /  (EXCEPTIONALLY, this concert will be presented at 2:00pm)

July 27 - Vincent Boucher, Montreal /

August 3 - Marc-André Doran, Montreal /

August 10 - Benjamin Waterhouse, Québec /

August 17 - Philip Crozier & Sylvie Poirier, Montreal /

August 24 - Isabelle Demers, Montreal /

August 31 - Jacques Boucher, Montreal /

Sept. 7 - Jacquelin Rochette, Sainte-Hyacinthe /

There are several choral concerts taking place at our church this summer which may also interest you. See the web site for more details. All of these concerts start at 8:00pm.  Freewill offering

July 15 - Choeur Martinique - part of the Alliance des Chorales series

July 17 - Les Petits Chanteurs de St-Josephde Carpentras, France

August 23 - CôrMeibion De Cymru(The South WalesMale Choir)