Joy in Singing

Discover the imaginative and innovative performances of the Jubilate Singers. Since the choir's inception in 1977 the Jubilate Singers have earned a national reputation for high quality a cappella sacred and secular works, jazz arrangements and works with orchestral accompaniment.

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Welcome to the Jubilate Singers, a Christchurch (New Zealand) SATB chamber choir of around 32 singers. The 'Jubes' present 4-5 public concerts a year featuring a wide range of international and New Zealand choral music and is well-known for its innovative programming and consistently high standard.

Upcoming Concerts

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The Jubilate Singers' Singalong Messiah

18th November 2018

“Have you ever wanted to burst into song at a Handel’s Messiah concert?  Here’s your big chance! Join in with the Jubilate Singers to sing all your favourite choruses and enjoy our line-up of popular soloists. (limited scores available so bring your own, or download choruses below.) ”

A Fundraising concert for the Restoration of the Christ Church Cathedral.

Date & venue details:

2.00 pm until 5pm, Sunday 18 November, 2018, Christchurch Transitional Cathedral

Guest Music Director: Grant Bartley

With: David Burchell, Dunedin City Organist

Soloists: Susan Densem – Soprano

Margot Button – Alto

Frank Carter – Tenor

Robert Tucker – Bass

Riley Payne & Nina Noble - Trumpets

Sam Gibbs - Percussion

Ticketing details:

Advance bookings: phone Vivien Hicks 0278428236: email to order tickets.  Tickets $25/$20 (unwaged). Children under 12 free.  Door sales (cash only).  Cash donations gratefully received.

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Previous concerts

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  • Our first 2018 concert features guest Musical Director, Matthew Everingham, with an exciting programme entitled: 'Songs my Mother Taught Me'.
  • Jubilate Singers' 40th Aniversary Concert
  • From The Antipodes