Welcome!

... to the official web site of the Philharmonic Choir of the Newfoundland Symphony Orchestra. We hope you enjoy your visit.

Come join us as we celebrate our 2018-19 season!

The Philharmonic Choir of the Newfoundland Symphony Orchestra (PCNSO) is a community choir based in St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. Founded in 1987 as an oratorio choir specifically to perform Handel's Messiah with the NSO, the PCNSO has broadened its repertoire substantially and now performs several concerts each season with a wide variety of music.

Upcoming Events

November 16, 2018 - Polovtsian Dances from Prince Igor (Borodin) at the Arts and Culture Center with the NSO - For more details visit the NSO site at MASTERWORKS 2 - Ra, Ra, Rafael

December 7 and 8, 2018 - Messiah at the Basilica with the NSO - An annual tradition. For more details visit the NSO site at Handel's Messiah - Friday

March 22, 2019 - Carmina Burana (Orff) at the Arts and Culture Center with the NSO - For more details view the NSO concert listing: MASTERWORKS 4 - Let's Call The Whole Thing Orff!

June 2019 - PCNSO Spring Concert TBA

Recent Events

June 29,2018 - PODIUM ON THE EDGE Gala Opening Welcome - one of 14 choirs plus massed choir. 7:30pm at the Arts and Culture Center.

June 14,2018 - PCNSO Spring Concert with Special Guests Aurora Women's Choir - 7:30pm at Holy Trinity RC Church, Torbay. Click here for details

March 23, 2018 - Symphony No. 9 (Beethoven) at the Arts and Culture Center with the NSO

December 8 and 9, 2017 - Messiah at the Basilica with the NSO - An annual tradition.

May 28, 2017 - Joint Concert with Coro Vivo from Ottawa - 7:30pm St. James United

December 16 and 17, 2016 - Messiah at the Basilica with the NSO - An annual tradition.

November 11, 2016 - Requiem (Mozart) at the Basilica with the NSO

March 11, 2016 - Lord Nelson Mass (Haydn) with the NSO

December 11 and 12, 2015 - Messiah at the Basilica with the NSO - An annual tradition.

June 7, 2015, 3:00 p.m. - A Spring Tasting - Concert - Torbay Holy Trinity Church