Gloria comes to us after singing in several choirs. She came prepared at her audition to sing beautifully and accurately. Gloria is no stranger to four-part a cappella and has sung bass in an excellent Sweet Adeline chorus. She is joining the Tenor section and boosts the section to 6 members....more
Many members of Soundscape had a great time Saturday afternoon attending SPACE - the Pantomime, in North Vancouver. We lent our voices to cheering the heros and booing the villains - our hissing was impressive too! Big congratulations go out to our own Leslie, who was acting and singing in the...more
We, and the Bass Section, extend a hearty welcome to our latest new member, Tom.
Tom hails from the Bellingham area of the USA and is well known to many of our members as he was part of the group who travelled to Estonia and Finland with many of our members in 2014. He also sings...more
We are returning to our old haunts at Bothwell School in the Fraser Heights area of Surrey. We access the music room from a door directly into the room from the outside at the back of the school. Wait for someone in Soundscape at the Bothwell parking area and you will be guided in. The door will...more
The Sopranos were one of the groups which put together a presentation for the Get Up To Sing portion of the Soundscape Christmas Party this year. The party was held at the home of Dianne and Bud who have hosted us for meetings, rehearsals and parties throughout the Fall season. After pleasant...more
The rain stopped and the parade ended at the Christmas Tree. We sang a few Christmas Songs and invited everyone to learn and sing the Peace Chant. The audience participated and enjoyed the harmony. Dignitaries lined up, importantly, in front of the tree and the was a grand chorus of "Happy Tree...more
It appears that Dianne has suffered an accident! Boxes and boxes of poinsettias arrived at her home to be distributed to Soundscape members. It looks serious, but I think she has found her way out of her floral dilemma without too much damage to either herself or to the colourful plants. I think...more
A former member of Soundscape has returned and we are pleased to add her voice to ours! We welcome Sandi Cleary who came to see and hear us perform at the Surrey Christmas Tree Lighting day at Surrey Central City. Our tenor section is growing!
Fifteen members of Soundscape arrived at Surrey Central City Mall at 11:00 am and prepared ourselves to perform. There were three performances and the first was outside with the whirl of fans and the rattle of generators competing with our sound system. Santa Claus arrived and we looked on, then...more
Our performance was impressive. As a group and to a person, we were involved and...more
Everyone was happy in the midst of the retreat. Every Soundscape member attended and significant improvement was made all around. We're better singers, better performers, and a better community for it. It was wonderful for all of us!
Soundscape had a great time singing at the Surrey Share Fair event on Oct 19. We met and warmed up by learning four songs with the same length and harmonic rhythm:
- Won't You Sing a Simple Melody
- See What the Boys in the Back Room Will Have
- How much is that...