Weekly update for 9th July 2020

We said goodbye to Rina this week, with a morning tea after Mass. She was very generous in leaving us a card, and a present of a batik wall hanging. She was always a happy and radiant presence in the choir. She went out in style as she, and all the choir, sang very wellContinue reading “Weekly update for 9th July 2020”

Weekly update 30th June 2020

The process to fill the role of music director is almost completed, with the second of the two candidates taking rehearsal on Thursday. The interview panel has given its report to Fr Mowbray, who expects to have a decision in the coming days. It’s very heartening to know that there are such talented people outContinue reading “Weekly update 30th June 2020”

Weekly update 24/6/20

This past week the first of the two candidates for the post of music director took the choir for practice on Thursday. The second candidate is taking practice this Thursday, 25th June. While it’s not appropriate, while the recruitment process is ongoing, to comment on how practice went, what can be said is that weContinue reading “Weekly update 24/6/20”

Weekly update – 17th June 2020

As the music we sing lends itself to great expressions of the highs and lows of human existence, it was perhaps fitting that choir returned this week with extremes of sadness and happiness: happiness at seeing each other and returning to the music we love, but sadness at mourning the loss of a much lovedContinue reading “Weekly update – 17th June 2020”