Gathering of Choirs

WAC Gathering of Choirs V2

Saturday, 4 May 2019
Knox Presbyterian Church, Westport
Choir Festival 1:30pm     
Mass Choir 3:30pm
Non-professional choirs welcome! Register by 15 March 2019:

Click to download the info sheet.

Choral Festival 1:30

The afternoon will be songs, songs and more songs.

Each choir will have 20 minutes to sing songs of their choosing.  The Westport Arts Council is expecting to see a wide variety of music and it is sure to be a great afternoon.  A panel of 3 choral experts from the area will be available to provide constructive feedback and next steps to take your choir to the next level.

Registration fee per choir for the festival is $50.  To register for the festival, the Choir Director should email the name of the choir, number of singers and contact information of the choir director to Registration deadline: Friday, March 15, 2019.  

Mass Choir from 3:30

The festival concludes with a mass choir singing 3 selections. Once your choir has registered, you will be put in touch with the Westport Arts Council Choir Director to work out the details for the mass choir.

Music is the responsibility of each choir:

Hallelujah – Leonard Cohen, Arranged by Roger Emerson

Here’s to Song – Allister MacGillivray, arranged by Lydia Adams

You’ll Never Walk Alone with Climb ev’ry Mountain – Hammerstein & Rodgers, arranged by Mark Hayes


Email the Westport Arts Council.