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Robert Carney ’39

“Monsignor Ronan had a dream, a dream that inspired us as boys.” Robert Carney (Class of 1939) reflects on the influence of the Choir School on his life toward the end of his conversation with Director Stephen Handrigan. It is a brilliant fall day, the last day of October, and Steve is sitting with Bob and Denise, his wife of 65 years, sharing their...
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SMCSAA 2016 Town Hall Meeting Recap

On Sunday, February 7th, 2016, members of the Alumni gathered at the residence of Joe & Catharina Gasser to discuss a brief overview of the current and upcoming Alumni activities and initiatives and spark a round table conversation of suggestions and ideas for the year. If you missed the town hall meeting, please find below...
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Operation Ordination, December 8th, 2015 at Holy Rosary Cathedral, Vancouver

On Sunday, December 6, mere moments after a triumphant appearance on the Massey Hall stage, a subsequent SMCS Alumni Choir Mission swung into action; John Karapita (83), Michael Masangkay(’98 ), Dave Gatchalian (’87 ), Ken De Los Santos (’92) and Jim Codrington (’82) grabbed a cab at the Massey Hall stage door and sped off to Pearson International Airport where they were...
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Matt Dusk, Class of 1997, releases new album

Congratulations to Matt Dusk, Class of 1997 on his new album “Matt&Florence: Quiet Nights” in Canada Feb 12. Click here to watch the video for the first single “Somethin’ Stupid” with Florence K. Just in time for Valentines Day!
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Recruiting singers for newchoir’s June 2nd concert at Koerner Hall‏

After singing with the Jubilee Alumni Choir at Massey Hall last month and hearing all those great voices, it occurred to me that some of my fellow alumni might be interested in a further opportunity to do some singing but of a different  genre and in another great venue. My choir, newchoir, will be performing...
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SMCSAA 2016 Town Hall Meeting

As a result of the Jubilee Choir’s smashing success on the Massey Hall stage, there’has been a surge of interest in SMCSAA’s activities, events and projects. So, in the wake of the Alumni’s first-ever Christmas Concert, SMCSAA is proud to present the first-ever SMCSAA Town Hall Meeting. The meeting will consist of a brief overview...
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Bob’s Alumni Classic Golf Tournament

  SMCSAA is proud to present Bob’s Alumni Classic Golf Tournament on Saturday, June 27th at the Red Crest Golf Course, part of the Cardinal Golf Course complex. The tournament is a shotgun start at 7:30am in a Scramble format. Each player tees off, the optimal drive is selected and the other members of the...
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Homecoming 2014

November 11, 2014 — Following the annual mass in celebration of Founder’s Day, generations of SMCS Alums, ranging from 1946 up to 2013 descended upon the Imperial Pub for what proved to be quite a historic night of live musicians, camaraderie, food and drinks. The microphone was open to whomever was inclined to use it,...
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