Concerts

Posted by on Apr 1, 2014

They danced!  They sang! And they had fun, fun, fun! The Peterborough Pop Ensemble, directed by Barbara Monahan, presented  Dancin’ the Night Away – the music of ABBA and the...

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In The Community

Posted by on Jul 10, 2014

        Two years ago, the Peterborough Pop Ensemble started its charity program and selected two local charities to receive a portion of the proceeds from its...

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Beyond the Notes

Posted by on Jul 15, 2014

            As we move quickly through the summer I have found myself reflecting on our past season and all that we have done.  Concerts, special...

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PopChat

Posted by on Nov 15, 2014

          By Jeanne Pengelly   A sea of solemn faces. A Hercules jet flies overhead. The Last Post sounds while distant sirens remind the service men and...

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In Remembrance 2014 – We Honour You

          By Jeanne Pengelly   A sea of solemn faces. A Hercules jet flies overhead. The Last Post sounds while distant sirens remind the service men and women, and others, of the danger lurking. This year’s Remembrance service at the Peterborough Cenotaph drew thousands for the Legion parade, and then for the laying of wreaths,...

Music Warms the Spirits

        By Jeanne Pengelly   It was an unusually brisk Saturday afternoon, but it didn’t stop nearly 500 people from gathering outside Rubidge Retirement Residence on October 18, 2014 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Trent University with a parade and heartfelt speeches. In fact, despite the chilliness, the atmosphere was just...

Singing – for the JOY of it!

            As we move quickly through the summer I have found myself reflecting on our past season and all that we have done.  Concerts, special events, celebrations and hockey games have been a big part of our year.  We have had a wonderful time! This year, the Ensemble is celebrating its 5th anniversary as the not-for-profit...

Supporting Local Charities – Apply by September 17th

        Two years ago, the Peterborough Pop Ensemble started its charity program and selected two local charities to receive a portion of the proceeds from its two spring concerts.  It has been an honour to support such important organizations within the Peterborough area and the Ensemble is thrilled to continue this annual tradition. Our...