January 26, 2015 - 3:04pm
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
January 1, 2015 - 10:17pm
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
December 16, 2014 - 12:39pm
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
December 7, 2014 - 6:51pm
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
November 25, 2014 - 10:30am
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
November 25, 2014 - 10:21am
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!
November 24, 2014 - 1:23pm
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
November 17, 2014 - 1:48pm
Our performance was impressive. As a group and to a person, we were involved and... more
November 3, 2014 - 3:40pm
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!
October 22, 2014 - 10:43pm
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...
October 22, 2014 - 10:28pm
Quickly following up on a tip from a friend of Lynn P, Soundscape's Planning and Organizing Group quickly put the paperwork together to support applying for an Arts Council grant from the City of Surrey. Our submission was accepted and we were invited to meeting to make our case for the grant.... more
October 14, 2014 - 11:45am
Drum roll, please - three candidates passed their auditions! Denise, Leslie and Melissa all successfully demonstrated that they could memorize our audition song and sing it in a quartet... more