Youth Choir announces tour

The Winkler and area members of the choir include: Back left, Daniel Vandermeulen, Shayla Thiessen, James Bergen, Micah Loewen. Middle, Jolee Friesen, Kaylee Fehr, Mikaela Warkentin. Front, accompanist Loren Hiebert, Emillia Kehler, Tatiana Gorchynski, Tessa Dyck, Sarah Vandermeulen, Conductor Dorothy Dyck.

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The Central Manitoba Youth Choir is preparing to tour the Central region performing 14 concerts in just six days.
The Central Manitoba Youth Choir is a group of 50 auditioned singers from throughout the central region. An annual project of the Central Manitoba Choral Association, (CMCA), the purpose of CMYC is to bring together some of the finest high school singers in the region, to build a choral community and to prepare and perform outstanding repertoire. CMYC 2018 is conducted by Dorothy Dyck of Winnipeg, and accompanied by Loren Hiebert of Altona. The singers rehearse intensively for two weekends before embarking on a regional tour, which takes place this year from Thursday, Oct. 11, to Monday, Oct. 15.
Performance locations and times for this year’s tour are as follows:
Thursday Oct. 11
• 7:30pm at Cornerstone Ministries Church as special guests of the CMCA Senior Choral Workshop.
Friday, Oct. 12
• 2:30pm at the Manitoba Legislative Building in Winnipeg,
• 7:30pm at the Good Shepherd Roman Catholic Church in Portage la Prairie;
Saturday, Oct 13
• 10:30am at Boyne Lodge in Carman,
• 1:15pm in Oak West Estates in Morden,
• 3:30pm at the Kenmor Theatre in Morden, and
• 7:30pm at the Emmanuel Mennonite Church in Winkler;
Sunday, Oct. 14
• 10:30am at the Altona Bergthaler Mennonite Church with a few sacred selections as part of the Sunday morning worship service, and an additional concert at 11:30am at the same location,
• 3pm at the La Salle Catholic Church in La Salle, and
• 8pm at the Manitou Opera House in Manitou;
Monday, Oct. 15
• 9:30am at the Pilot Mound Collegiate Institute,
• 1:00pm at MacGregor Collegiate in MacGregor, and
• 2:45pm a private performance at the MacGregor Care Home.
• 4:00pm as special guests of the Junior School Choral Workshop at the Austin Evangelical Fellowship Church;
We heartily invite you to attend any of these concerts to hear these talented young singers who have bonded through their love of choral music. Come and listen as they sing together and share their love of music with audiences of all ages across southern Manitoba.

The Central Manitoba Youth Choir is preparing to tour the Central region

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