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Happy Australia Day

Circular Keys Chorus saw the sunrise when they were part of the entertainment, which kicked off Australia Day celebrations at Parramatta Park.  The enthusiastic crowd appreciated CKC’s Australian repertoire, which included favourites I Am Australian and Waltzing Matilda, to name a few.

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"Carols in the Gardens" a great joy

A small group of Circular Keys Chorus members enjoyed a fabulous night under the stars at the North West Disability Services “Carols in the Garden”. The evening’s entertainment saw the crowd come to life with bell ringers, soloists and dancers, all joining in with joy and exuberance.  “It goes down as one of the happiest sing outs I have done” said CKC member, Mary Owen, whose son attends the day program at NWDS.  She said “there is always great joy in singing and performing, but this gig exceeded all expectation”.

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Choruses Combine

Circular Keys Chorus joined with the men from Sydney Harmony at St Mary's Catholic Church in North Sydney on Sunday 29th November.  They performed the songs they will be singing at Sydney Harmony's upcoming shows [email protected] - 2pm & 8pm, Saturday 5th December.  Don't miss the chance to enjoy stirring eight part, mixed harmony.  Along with Sydney Harmony and Circular Keys Chorus, the show will feature some of the best barbershop / a cappella talent in the country: the sensational Blindside quartet and award winning Alouette quartet.

To book your tickets visit www.theindependent.org.au


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It's going to be a close shave ...

A close shave is coming soon for chorus member Liz Van Miltenburg. Liz is bravely shaving her head to raise money for Cancer. On Wednesday 14 October, CKC a special pink themed rehearsal was held to support Liz who is hoping to "Lose her locks for a lot of money". The actual headshave will take place on 30th October at Hills Bowling Club, Jenner Road, Baulkham Hills from 6 - 7 pm.

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CKC Supporting our Local Community

The members of Circular Keys Chorus enjoyed a great afternoon supporting our local community on Saturday 19 September.  They kept the crowd entertained at the Hills Shire’s Orange Blossom Festival, an event which showcases the best of what the Sydney Hills district has to offer.

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Crestwood Idol People's Choice Award, sponsored by Circular Keys Chorus

Circular Keys Chorus was delighted to once again sponsor the 2015 Crestwood Idol People’s Choice Award.  The competition was held over two heats at Castle Towers, with the Grand Final held on the main stage at Crestwood Fair on September 13.  Circular Keys Chorus congratulates all the contestants who took part in the competition. Congratulations to the winner, Stephanie Milostic, who was presented with the cash prize and trophy by CKC member, Sharon Sullivan, who also assisted with judging the competition.


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