Concerts

Posted by on Jan 21, 2016

  There’s nothing like the music of the fifties and early 60s and I know you won’t want to miss an afternoon of fun and great music as the Peterborough Pop...

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In The Community

Posted by on Dec 21, 2015

The Peterborough Pop Ensemble is excited to announce the charities who will receive financial support this 2015-2016 concerts season.  Many applications were received and the...

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Beyond the Notes

Posted by on Sep 11, 2015

We are only weeks away from a milestone celebration! Fifteen years of singing together. Fifteen years of sharing our music with the Peterborough community.  Fifteen years of...

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PopChat

Posted by on Dec 14, 2015

        By Jeanne Pengelly Many people ask how long the Pop Ensemble practices before a concert.  Well, it varies.      For the recent...

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Recent Posts

In Concert – The Pop Ensemble highlights the music of the 50s!

  There’s nothing like the music of the fifties and early 60s and I know you won’t want to miss an afternoon of fun and great music as the Peterborough Pop Ensemble presents “Rock, Pop and Doo-Wop” at Market Hall on Saturday, February 6, 2016 – 2:00 p.m. The show will feature music from such artists as Buddy Holly, The...

Support for Charities – selections for 2015-2016 announced!

The Peterborough Pop Ensemble is excited to announce the charities who will receive financial support this 2015-2016 concerts season.  Many applications were received and the following two charities were chosen.  Congratulations! February 6, 2016 – “Rock, Pop and Doo-Wop”.  A portion of the proceeds from this concert will support the...

A peek behind the curtain!

        By Jeanne Pengelly Many people ask how long the Pop Ensemble practices before a concert.  Well, it varies.      For the recent Home for the Holidays concert where we were the featured guest of the Peterborough Symphony Orchestra, we practiced our a cappella and symphony-accompanied selections for weeks. And...

Until We Meet Again….

           By Jeanne Pengelly   It’s the concert that speaks to each member of the Peterborough Pop Ensemble, a little more than the other performances.    It’s the concert that started the Pop Ensemble 15 years ago – a presentation of World War II songs for local veterans. Fifteen years later, there are far...

“Home for the Holidays” with the PSO – a smashing success

  We celebrated the best of the season with the Peterborough Symphony Orchestra, directed by Michael Newnham, at “Home for the Holidays” on Saturday, December 5, 2015.  It was a full house at the Showplace Performance Centre and everyone enjoyed the fabulous music and carol sing.  The concert also featured the Kawartha Youth Symphony. What a...