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ChoirsOntario is now accepting applications for Conductor Training Programme for Emerging Conductors

Apply now for this opportunity to train with Jon Washburn and the Ontario Youth Choir. Application deadline May 1. (2018/04/03)


Le centre d'excellence artistique de l'Ontario fete son 35e anniversaire!

Feter 35 annees d'excellence artistique, pour nous, c'est reconnaitre la contribution des gens qui ont cru en nous, celebrer nos reussites et preter main-forte au futur des arts en Ontario fran?s. C'est aussi l'occasion de rever a tout ce qui est possible pour l'avenir. Tout ceci sera en evidence lors de la conference, du forum et du gala du 35e anniversaire qui auront lieu le 25 et 26 mai 2018. (2018/03/27)


Choirs Ontario AGM and Film Screening of Robert Shaw, Man of Many Voices

Join us for the Annual General Meeting and the Canadian premiere of Robert Shaw, Man of Many Voices, introduced by Dr. Hilary Apfelstadt. (2018/03/27)


Congratulations to Marie-Claire Saindon, winner of the 2018 Ruth Watson Henderson Choral Composition Competition!

Light by Montreal composer, Marie-Claire Saindon was unanimously chosen as the winner. Marie-Claire receives a cash prize of $2,000.00 and a premier performance by the Toronto Children's Chorus, conducted by Elise Bradley, at one of their concerts during the 2018-19 Season. (2018/03/08)


Emily Burgetz of Toronto Receives 2017 President

The 2017 President's Leadership Award will be presented to Emily Burgetz at Pax Christi Chorale's spring concert, Die Schopfung, on April 28th, 2018 (Grace Church on-the-Hill). (2018/03/08)


Lirit Women's Chamber Choir - Call for New Works, 2018

Lirit Women's Chamber Choir is inviting all composers, either living in Canada or of Canadian citizenship, to submit unpublished works. The chosen composition will be performed by Lirit during their 2018/19 season. The winning composition will be announced at Lirit's Toronto concert on June 3, 2018, and will receive a $1,500 cash award. (2018/02/08)


Dr. Hilary Apfelstadt releases her new book "I Didn't Want It to Be Boring" which chronicles the life and career of Ruth Watson Henderson.

"A must-read for choral fans in general, and for all those who have been inspired by singing, playing, conducting and listening to Ruth's music." - Eleanor Daley, composer and director of music at Fairlawn United Church (2017/11/27)