Welcome to The Duet Club’s 130th year of exciting musical events.
We invite you to join us for another outstanding season featuring talented young scholarship winners, guest performers and the newly renamed Duet Club Chorus: Women of Song.
Download your copy of the 2018-2019 Duet Club Brochure here.
Scholarship Winners in Recital
Sunday, September 30, 2018 @ 2:30 p.m. at Melrose United Church
The Duet Club began awarding scholarships to talented young musicians in 1940 in honour of our founder, Ellen Ambrose. Over the years our scholarship program has grown. 11 scholarships will be awarded in voice, piano, choral, and instrumental in 2019. The winner of our 2018 Choral Scholarship will be our guests at the annual choral concert in April 2019.
Songs & Jazz
Sunday, November 25, 2018 @ 2:30 p.m. at Melrose United Church
Women of Song, our women’s chorus has been singing for the Hamilton community for 51 consecutive years. This program will include a variety of well known seasonal songs including Carol of the Bells and Throw the Yule Log on Uncle John. The Duet Club is pleased to be join by Jazz Duo Phillip Darley and Spencer Murray. Phillip Darley is an awarding winning 16 year old classical and jazz musician, who debuted with Boris Brott and the National Academy Orchestra at 11 years old. Spencer Murray is a saxophonist turned bassist. He has been a member of the Hamilton All Star Jazz Band organization since the 2015-2016 season.
Annual Choral Concert
Sunday, April 28, 2019 @ 2:30 p.m. at Melrose United Church.
The Duet Club Chorus, now Women of Song, has been under the direction of Stéphane Potvin for the past six years and is accompanied by Krista Rhodes. Woman Of Song warmly invite you to join us in our final choral concert of the season and enjoy a variety of well loved melodies from The Andrews Sisters, Everly Brothers, and Simon & Garfunkel. The winner of the Rhena McIlroy Memorial Scholarship for excellence in choral singing will be our guest performer at this concert..
We hope you can join us as we celebrate another wonderful season.
Download the 2018-2019 Duet Club Brochure for additional information.