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 30 singers. The 'Jubes' present 3-4 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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Swingers! – hot choral jazz from cool classical dudes

22nd June 2019

Concert times: Saturday 22nd June at 3.30pm and again at 7.30pm.

Conducted by Philip Norman, with Hamish Smith acoustic bass, Ted Meager brushes, and folk guitarist Tony Hale 

in a finger clicking good tapas of Swingle Singing from the 60s, funkadelic folk from the 70s and, like totally tubular a cappella from the 80s.

See you there: ‘A Rolling Stone’ (restaurant and bar) 579 Colombo St, Christchurch.

Tickets/door sales $10.00.  Make up a table, purchase food and drinks, and enjoy our cool music.

Advance bookings: phone Vivien Hicks 0278428236: email


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Previous concerts

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  • Simply Divine: Sacred Music through the Ages
  • The Jubilate Singers' Singalong Messiah
  • Our first 2018 concert features guest Musical Director, Matthew Everingham, with an exciting programme entitled: 'Songs my Mother Taught Me'.