Swingin' Sunday at Sails
Cape Ballroom, Sails Resort
Sunday, 15th September 2019

Well-known jazz group Kentucky Fried Trio joined Hastings Choristers in the Cape Ballroom at Sails Resort for this springtime concert.

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swinging sunday program 2019


Hastings Choristers welcomes all those who wish to sing at a performance level whether experienced or accomplished.

As a mixed voice SATB choir (Soprano/Alto/Tenor/Bass) there is a place for all voices in CANTORUS. All singers, especially men, are warmly and enthusiastically welcomed to pursue their love of singing at our weekly rehearsals held at MacKillop Senior College Hall, Ocean Drive, Port Macquarie.