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Jan 12, 2020

Every time I try to explain what Alberta Heartland Chorus is about, I find that non-connoisseurs are confused with the term chorus. Here are a couple of explanations.

  • What does chorus mean? Chorus has several meanings, which include a group of...
Sep 16, 2019

September 8, 2019 - Alberta Heartland kicked off their most recent show with an exciting performance of "A Million Dreams."  The audience loved it.  They were ready and primed to catch the feeling with Matt Schuurman and Julian Faid from Rapid Fire Theatre, the emcees for the evening.  Some...

Apr 22, 2019

There was no time to be tired.  Alberta Heartland brought all their heart, all their energy and all their talent to Surrey in April 2019.  Thursday was 1st Nite, an annual celebration of Region 26 and their accomplishments.  Our very own Genie Klatt received her 40 year recognition certificate...

Feb 22, 2019

Alberta Heartland is once more preparing for the Regional Contest in Surrey B.C.  It's early this year, so we are at camp He Ho Ha with our fabulous coach Queen Anne Downton, in February. This is an annual event for the chorus.  For two days we are on retreat,removed from our day to day lives....

Oct 05, 2018





2018 has been an exciting year for Alberta Heartland.  Since our triumphant return from Convention 2018, we have had a fundraising garage sale and an awesome open house, and we received a win on the Regional Video Contest.  Our Marketing Coordinator and her...

May 31, 2018

Alberta Heartland Chorus returned from 2018 contest very pleased and proud of their accomplishments.  With an improved score, and a fifth place medal we felt that we had met our goal to be the best we could be.  After a year of coaching, rehearsing, and building our craft every member...

Sep 21, 2017

It was open invitation to come and learn about a cappella music.  In spite of the cold, and the rain, it was a fun night, full of music, friendship and socializing.  Old friends, and new were welcomed with hugs and smiles. They learned a '...

May 15, 2017

Following a year of hard work, lots of singing, and lots of fun, Alberta Heartland took their best performance to the annual convention in Surrey, B.C.  To the cheers of  loyal fans, the curtain opened to reveal the glitter of a beautiful red costume.  Fringes swinging and bodies moving in...

Aug 23, 2016

We were a small but mighty group singing "Daisy Daisy" at the annual Canadian Derby.  It looked like we might get rained on, but in true Derby tradition, the sun came out and the stands were packed.  This is an annual occasion for Alberta Heartland Chorus.  We have introduced the main race "The...

Apr 19, 2016

Alberta Heartland Chorus is proud to announce Nancy Tiedeman and Dineke Philipsen have completed their DCP (Director Certification Program). They are now recognized by Sweet Adelines International as Certified Directors. 

Completing the DCP program is a huge accomplishment.  It...