The Vancouver Welsh Men’s Choir is an all-male choir. It has around 60 members that perform a mix of traditional Celtic music and modern songs.
For concert tickets and full details about the group, see the official Vancouver Welsh Men’s Choir website.
The Vancouver Welsh Men’s Choir
Founded in 1980, the Vancouver Welsh Men’s Choir is a group of auditioned all-male amateur singers. They are led by two professional musicians: Jonathan Quick and Karen Lee-Morlang.
The Choir performs up to 18 or so concerts a year including benefit concerts to raise money for charity. They also have a Community Outreach Program which helps those who otherwise would not have the funds to attend their performances.
Below are some of the concerts the Vancouver Welsh Men’s Choir is scheduled to perform in January and the spring of 2023.
- Wednesday, January 25th, 2023 – a fundraiser at South Delta Secondary School for the Canadian Federation of University Women (South Delta) to fund bursaries for local students. Also performing are the South Delta Sounds Jazz and Concert Choirs.
- Saturday, March 11th, 2023 – a CelticFest concert at Christ Church Cathedral in downtown Vancouver.
- Friday, March 17th, 2023 – Celtic Traditions at The ACT Arts Centre in Maple Ridge.
- Sunday, March 19th, 2023 – a benefit concert for St. James Music Academy at Christ Church Cathedral in downtown Vancouver.
Tickets for each show are available on the Vancouver Welsh Men’s Choir website.
The following concerts took place in 2022 (and the 2023 schedule will likely look similar):
The following concert took place in the summer of 2022:
- August 11th, 2022 – VWMC Favourites at 2:00 and 2:35 pm at Vancouver’s VanDusen Botanical Garden. (Included with admission to the gardens.) To learn more about this event visit the choir’s website at vancouverchoir.ca.
Remembrance Day Concerts
The following concerts took place on or close to the weekend of Remembrance Day in 2022:
- November 6th, 2022 – Remembrance Day Concert at 2:30 pm at North Vancouver’s Centennial Theatre.
- November 11th, 2022 – Remembrance Day Concert at 2:30 pm at the South Delta Baptist Church.
The following concerts ran during the Christmas season in 2022:
- Saturday, November 26th, 2022 – Holly Jolly Christmas at 2:30 pm at the White Rock Baptist Church. The church’s address is 1657 140 Street in Surrey.
- Sunday, December 4th, 2022 – Christmas Concert with Winter Harp at 2:30 pm at the Massey Theatre in New Westminster.
- Tuesday, December 6th, 2022 – Holly Jolly Christmas at 7:30 pm at the Surrey Arts Centre. The venue is located right beside Bear Creek Park.
- Saturday, December 10th, 2022 – Holly Jolly Christmas at 7:30 pm at Shaughnessy Heights United Church. The church’s address is 1550 W 33rd Avenue in Vancouver.
- Friday, December 16th, 2022 – Holly Jolly Christmas at 7:30 pm at the Centennial Theatre in North Vancouver, located at 2300 Lonsdale Avenue.
To learn about our experience at one of their performances, click Welsh Men’s Christmas Concerts.
For concert tickets and full details about the concerts, see the official Vancouver Welsh Men’s Choir website.
Check out the Vancouver Welsh Men’s Choir website for more details about the choir.
Other articles that might be of interest include the following:
- Vancouver Welsh Men’s Choir Christmas Concerts
- Vancouver Shows & Entertainment Calendar
- Entertainment in Vancouver
- Vancouver Choirs
- Lower Mainland Festivals & Events