College Events

2004/2005 College Year

Saturday September 18, 2004, 17:00
Christ Church Cathedral
Visit to the installation of Wolff opus 47 in progress, and to the Bevington and Harrison & Harrison organs, followed by dinner with the Chairman of the organ committee, at a nearby restaurant.
Sunday October 3, 2004, 14:30
Pemberton Chapel, Royal Jubilee Hospital
Hiromi Bradshaw, organ
  • Hornpipe from Water Music, Handel
  • Arrival of the Queen of Sheba, Handel
  • Fugue in g (BWV 578), Bach
  • Toccata and Fugue in d (BWV 565), Bach
  • Master Tallis's Testament, Howells
  • Fifteen Pieces Founded on Antiphons, Dupré
  • Prelude, Fugue and Variation, Franck
Saturday October 30, 2004, 19:00
Church of St. John the Divine, 1611 Quadra Street
The Phantom of the Organ
Victoria Centre and St. John's present a Hallowe'en Extravaganza! The organ as it has never before been heard in Victoria...
Music from "Phantom of the Opera" with Stephanie Greaves, soprano, and spooky selections by Moussorgsky, Vierne, Sibelius, Bach, Boellmann, Bolcom and others.
Performers included: Rosemary Laing, Hiromi Bradshaw, Nicholas Fairbank, Geoffrey Thornburn, Hilary Punnett.
Sunday November 21, 2004, 16:00
St. Paul's Anglican Church, Esquimalt
College Service
We celebrated St. Cecilia's day and Canada Music Week!
Pickup choir directed by Fran Pollet; Geoff Thornburn, David Berry, Nicholas Fairbank, Jean Pearce and Hiromi Bradshaw took turns at the organ; our Chaplain, the Rev. Canon Andrew Gates, Rector of St. Paul's, led the service.
Sunday December 5, 2004
Pemberton Chapel, Royal Jubilee Hospital
Sing Noel, Christmas at Pemberton
Co-sponsored with the RJH Nursing Alumnae Association
Refreshments were served.
Sunday February 20, 2005, 14:30
Pemberton Chapel, Royal Jubilee Hospital
Six Sing on Sunday
Hexaphone Vocal Sextet; Nicholas Fairbank, organist Co-sponsored with the RJH Nursing Alumnae Association
Friday, March 18, 2005, 16:00
A second visit to the new 4m organ at Christ Church Cathedral, now in voicing. Organbuilder Hellmuth Wolff was on hand.
Saturday April 16, 2005
Organ crawl:
  • 14:00 Shawnigan Lake School Chapel
  • 16:00 St. John the Baptist Church, Duncan
See March 2005 Pro Organo for details
Sunday May 1, 2005
Pemberton Chapel, Royal Jubilee Hospital
The Pollet Musical Family
Co-sponsored with the RJH Nursing Alumnae Association
Saturday May 14, 2005, 14:30
St. Matthias Anglican Church
Contemporary Worship Styles for Organists
Roger Jones of Christian Music Ministries, Birmingham, England
May 14, 15, 2005, 19:00
St. Matthias Anglican Church
Sacred musical by Roger Jones, on the story of Pentecost and Stephen
Saturday May 28, 2005, 15:00
First Metropolitan United Church, Social Suite (Room 200)
Victoria Centre Annual General Meeting
  • 15:00 - tea
  • 15:30 - film
  • 16:00 - meeting