Registration – Spring 2017 Term

cropped-cropped-Eclipse-homepage-image.jpgInterested in joining Eclipse Chorus? Registration for our Spring 2017 term will be held Tuesday, January 3, 7:30 p.m.at Trinity Lutheran Church, 419 Avenue E North, Saskatoon. Registration is $150 per term. Join us as this time the music brings us back to the 70s and 80s.

Feel free to invite folks who might be interested in singing with us and want to check us out! www.facebook.com/events/1361154597260103/

Happy new year!

Christmas with Eclipse

Sunday, December 11, 2016, 7:30 pm
Broadway Theatre, 715 Broadway Avenue, Saskatoon, SK

Let it be Christmas with Eclipse! Better than a mug of hot apple cider and a sugar cookie snuggled up by the fireplace, Eclipse Chorus’s 13th annual holiday concert is sure to warm your heart. Join us at the Broadway Theatre December 11th, 2016 at 7:30 pm for a smorgasbord of traditional, country and pop music. This year we feature special guest artists Byron Olsen and Lana Quinn. Send your spirit soaring with selections such as “Above the Northern Lights” by Chip Davis/Ed Wilson/Penny Rosten, “Sparkle” by Andrea Menard/Robert Walsh, and “This Christmas” by Kelly Prescott.

Directed by the entertaining Roy Sydiaha, we are accompanied by the very talented Sheldon Corbett on keyboard, Don Tatchell on drums, and Bruce Wilkinson on bass.

Tickets are $25 at The Broadway Theatre Box Office or from an Eclipse Chorus member.

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Fall Registration, Tuesday, September 6, 2016

WoodstockRegistration for the fall term will be held at Trinity Lutheran Church, 419 Ave E North, Saskatoon, on Tuesday, September 6, 2016.   Join us as we start to get ready for our Christmas concert.   You just never know what Roy Sydiaha will have up his sleeve to make it a memorable experience for the chorus and the audience.

To paraphrase Miley Cyrus:

There’s nothing more fun than being out on stage and getting the vibe from the crowd. There’s nothing like being on a set where you are there to make other people happy and to make them laugh. That’s the best time in the world.

If you want more information on joining our group, then check out our Join page.

Thank You to Federated Co-operatives Limited!

FCL LogoA big thanks to Federated Co-operatives Limited (FCL) and its Community Builders program.   In April of this year, the program recognized Susan Bradley, Past Chair and board member of Eclipse, as one of its Community Builders.  FCL is giving a $1,000 donation to Eclipse in recognition of the volunteer work Susan has done for us.

We are proud that Susan has been selected by FCL as a Community Builder, and give a big round of applause to FCL for supporting its community through this program.

 

Eclipse Spring Concert, Saturday May 28, 2016

Eclipse Spring Concert 2016From Sock Hop to Woodstock – Music From the 50’s & 60’s

This spring Eclipse rekindles the musical fires of the Doo-wap era, Elvis, the Age of Aquarius, the Beatles and many other favorites from the 50’s and 60’s. Come join the retro fun at the Broadway Theatre. Can you dig it?  Let it all hang out…be cool, dress up and really get in the spirit. Resurrect your poodle skirts, flat tops, mop tops, grannie glasses, tie-dyes and Afros. Be there or be square!  We guarantee you’ll be “Feelin’ Groovy!”

Enthusiastically directed by the multitalented Roy Sydiaha, Eclipse Chorus is energized by one of the finest bands in the land: Wes Froese on electric smile and keyboards, Don Tatchell on drums, Byron Olsen on guitar and Warren Hay on bass.

Tickets $25 at The Broadway Theatre Box Office or from Eclipse Chorus Members

Second Term Registration Tuesday, January 12, 2016

7707910020_5a71e74459_oThe Christmas Concert is over (what a blast!), and we’re now looking forward to chasing away the winter blues by working our way through through some snappy summer tunes for singin’ in the spring!   Warm company, some great songs, and the ever great duo of Roy Sydiaha as music director and Wes Froese at piano (you never quite know whether you’ll be laughing, singing, or learning about some obscure bit of music theory at any given point in time….).

If you’re thinking about joining, we’d love to have you give us a try.  Registration for the second term of Eclipse will be taking place at Christ Church Anglican on Tuesday, January 12, 2016 at 7:30 pm. The address is 515 28th Street W, Saskatoon. 

If you are new to Eclipse and interested in joining our group, visit our Join page for more information.

(Photo courtesy of Celestine Chua)

Christmas Concert December 13, 2015

2015 Christmas Poster_Final.jpgLet Eclipse Chorus bring warmth to a chilly winter night with our spirited and sparkling 12th annual holiday concert, being held at the Broadway Theatre on December 13, 2015, at 7:30 pm. This year we’ve added some country flavor to our repertoire of traditional, original, gospel and pop music. John Denver’s “Take Me Home Country Roads” and LeAnn Rimes’ “Put a Little Holiday in Your Heart” are among the new selections in our holiday buffet of songs and surprises. Joining us this year are special guest artists Scott Patrick and Daniel Fortier of the country rock band Wyatt.

 Enthusiastically directed by the multitalented Roy Sydiaha, we are energized by one of the finest bands in the land: Wes Froese on electric smile and keyboards, Don Tatchell on drums, Byron Olsen on guitar and Bruce Wilkinson on bass.

Tickets $25 at The Broadway Theatre Box Office or from Eclipse Chorus Members

 

Tisdale Concert, Saturday April 25, 2015

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What better way to spend a spring evening than listening to the upbeat sound of Eclipse Chorus! We’re off to Tisdale, Saskatchewan to sing an upbeat medley of jazz, rock and pop tunes, accompanied by our smokin’ hot band.   We are ready to rock the stage, Tisdale, so come on out!

The concert is at the Maurice Taylor Performing Arts Theatre on April 25, 2015 at 7:30 pm, courtesy of the Tisdale Arts Council.   Advance tickets can be purchased through Ticket Pro.

 

City of Saskatoon Volunteer Appreciation Dinner

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We’re looking forward to singing at the City of Saskatoon Volunteer Appreciation Dinner being held on April 15, 2015 at the TCU Gallery in Saskatoon.   Volunteers are the part of the lifeblood and soul of this City, and we promise to sing our hearts out for you!