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We’re ORGANised – Organ Restoration Appeal Update

Click the link below to read the very first edition of “We’re ORGANised” – a letter dedicated to the Restoration of the Cathedral Organ and providing feedback and information to all who have donated to the Organ Restoration Appeal. On behalf of the Organ Fund-raising task Force – we thank you for your continuing support….

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Opportunity: Organ Scholar 2017

An opportunity is available to organists and pianists to be the St Peter’s Cathedral Organ Scholar in 2017. The position encourages skilled keyboard players to establish the necessary skills for working as a professional organist in an Anglican cathedral context. The successful candidate will be either an organist of at least AMEB grade 5 standard,…

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Chorister for a Day 2016

St Peter’s Cathedral Choir is holding auditions for girls and boys from 7 to 12 years of age. Prior to the audition, children are invited to experience an afternoon in the life of a Cathedral Chorister, including singing Choral Evensong in the Cathedral. Choristers make lifelong friendships and receive excellent musical training. For all enquiries…

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Organ Restoration Contract – Signed!

Way back in 2008 four organ builders were invited to visit St Peter’s Cathedral and offer quotes on the restoration of our Hill, Norman and Beard pipe organ installed in 1930. By 2010 Cathedral Council had decided to offer the contract to Harrison & Harrison Ltd of Durham, UK. For all sorts of reasons it…

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A Royal Sing-along

A Service of Celebration in Word and Music for HM Queen Elizabeth II 90th Birthday, Sunday June 12th 2016, 6.00pm What better time than the Queen’s Birthday weekend to make your way to St Peter’s Cathedral in North Adelaide. The iconic building will host a celebration of the Queen’s 90th birthday, on Sunday June 12th at 6pm, and…

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St Peter’s Cathedral Service for HM Queen Elizabeth II

A Celebration in Word and Music in Honor of HM Queen Elizabeth II 90th Birthday. Supported by the St Peter’s Cathedral Music Foundation. Sunday, June 12th 2016 6.00pm Choral Service in St Peter’s Cathedral 7.15pm Party with light refreshments in CP Hall* *Ticket Required: Adult $20, Children free. Book through: https://www.trybooking.com/LCGX Dress – A Celebratory Red,…

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Oboist Celia Craig comes to St Peter’s Cathedral

Oboist Celia Craig will join Cathedral Organist Dr Josh van Konkelenberg in concert to help raise funds for the Organ Restoration Appeal on Sunday 13th March at 4pm. The Concert, Morning Star, will include music from NHakim Variations on Wie Schön Leuctet der Morgenstern, J Krebs Sonata in F minor, J Noyon Concerto Pastorale and more. Tickets available here,…

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Organ restoration on Song

Article From Adelaide Anglican’s online: http://adelaideanglicans.com/stories/2015/12/3687h0w2c1ofoibus9hr174wka2w9t By Lucy Robinson Josh Van Konkelenberg, now Principal Organist at St Peter’s Cathedral, vividly remembers the first time he accompanied a senior musician on the Cathedral Organ. “The sound of the choir floated up and mingled with the organ and I thought ‘this is what Heaven is like’,” Josh says….

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Key Activities in 2014 and Early 2015

The Fieri Consort’s Choir in Residence programme in 2014 was a successful initiative of the Music Foundation. The Cathedral Choir returned on 30 January 2015 from its successful tour of Scotland, England and Paris.

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