And the Winners Are . . .

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Two very lucky women won raffle prizes at the Singers’ Greatest Hits concert last Saturday. Rachel Bemrose took first prize–the amazing gift basket filled with goodies donated by downtown Peterborough merchants. Marianne Lawrence won second prize–a BOSE Bluetooth speaker. The … Continued

Raffle Tickets on Sale!

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The annual Peterborough Singers February fundraising raffle is back. And tickets are on sale from the office or from any choir member. Telephone 705-745-1820 or email. This year’s second prize is a Bose Bluetooth speaker, just what any Canadian needs … Continued

Excitement Builds as Singers Rehearse Messiah

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The Peterborough Singers’ annual presentation of Handel’s Messiah is just a little over a week away (December 18), and excitement is building as current Singers and alumni gather to rehearse this beloved oratorio. This year will be remarkable in many ways. Barring … Continued

Un-Concert Moments

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The 2017 Un-Concert was a success all around, as a fundraiser and as an evening of good fun. The Singers had a larger audience than ever before, and the acts were varied and very entertaining. Artistic Director Syd Birrell got … Continued

One Hundred Voices, One of Them Yours

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Erinn in Sinaia, Romania (2017) Whether going into their first or twenty-first season as a Peterborough Singer, choir members cannot speak highly enough about their experiences within this choral community. Just ask Erinn Burke, a multilingual soprano entering her third … Continued

Surprise Visit at Singers’ Rehearsal

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The choir knew something was afoot as the lights dimmed and an imposing man with long, jet-black hair stepped out from the shadows. Then he began to sing. And we knew why director Syd Birrell had made us memorize the … Continued

Peterborough Singers return from York

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On August 2, a contingent of Peterborough Singers arrived home from an exciting trip to York, UK, where they sang services at York Minster, the city’s cathedral church and one of the finest medieval buildings in Europe. Over the week, the Singers … Continued