Concerts

Posted by on Dec 30, 2014

The Peterborough Pop Ensemble was thrilled to join with the Peterborough Symphony Orchestra and the Kawartha Youth Orchestra on Saturday, December 7th at  Showplace and celebrate...

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In The Community

Posted by on Mar 29, 2015

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

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Beyond the Notes

Posted by on Apr 7, 2015

    There is no other sound like the one created when voices join together in harmony and anyone who has ever sung in a choral group will agree!  One of the greatest...

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PopChat

Posted by on May 14, 2015

      By Jeanne Pengelly Special submission by Barbara Monahan   The sound of the band warming up and the buzz of the crowd filled Market Hall with energy on...

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Recent Posts

Motown moves our audience

      By Jeanne Pengelly Special submission by Barbara Monahan   The sound of the band warming up and the buzz of the crowd filled Market Hall with energy on Saturday, May 2, 2015.  The stage was set for an evening of great music – That Motown Sound. Following the opening strains of How Sweet It Is, played by a fine group of musicians,...

It’s all about the “Sound”!

    There is no other sound like the one created when voices join together in harmony and anyone who has ever sung in a choral group will agree!  One of the greatest challenges faced by a choral group is making a “sound” that is current and fresh.  Recent interest in a cappella singing and the use of vocal percussion, particularly at...

Supporting Local Charities – Apply for 2015-2016 season by June 1, 2015

        Three 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...

Ensemble’s music inspires other singers, moves concert-goers

      By Jeanne Pengelly   The Peterborough Pop Ensemble’s recent concert, one of its two main shows for the 2014-15 season, has inspired a local church choir to greater heights. About 15 members of the Bethel Emily Pastoral Charge, located just outside Fowler’s Corners, attended the Feb. 7th Going Gospel concert at Market Hall. “It...