every

voice

matters

 VIVA Singers Toronto: achieving artistic excellence through a

singer-centered and collaborative choral community since 2000

SING WITH US!

 PERFORMANCE

ARTISTRY

  • Creates high level performance opportunities locally and internationally with integrated arts approach

  • Performs repertoire which includes new Canadian commissions, classical choral music, chorister creation, and popular genres

VOCAL MUSIC

EDUCATION

  • Fosters chorister creation (including Orff instruction) and digital musical literacy alongside RCM theory exam preparation, ear training, and sight - singing

 

  • Challenges all ages (children and adults) and all skill levels in seven choirs

INCLUSION

 

  • Leads in exploration and development of the changing adolescent voice, the transgender singer and the aging voice

LEADERSHIP AND MENTORING

  • Provides unique opportunities for the next generation artist teachers to gain valuable experience 

 

  • Inspires teens in Senior Treble Chorus to gain vital life skills in a unique leadership course through choral music 

COMMUNITY

  • Builds relationship and skill through chorister collaboration both in person and online

 

  • Provides opportunity for progressive, long term choral involvement 

Video courtesy of Big Red Oak (Martin Hofmann, Lee de Lang, and Will Murphy)

We aim to provide our members, ages four through adult, the opportunity to achieve artistic excellence in a singer-centered, collaborative choral community.

 
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THIS SEASON'S PARTNERSHIPS

WE ARE PARTNERING WITH A FEW AMAZING PEOPLE AND PLACES THIS SEASON!

Partnerships for this season include:

The Awesome Music Project

Elmer Iseler Singers

St. Clair O'Connor Retirement Home

Adrianne Pieczonka, Soprano

Chelsea Shanoff, Yoga Teacher

Britta Badour, Spoken Word Artist

Lloyd McArton, Sound Trap Expert

Sign up for your audition today! You won't want to miss this season!

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OUR NEW PREPARATORY CHORUS CONDUCTOR

JOIN US IN WELCOMING EDMEE NATAPRAWIRA TO THE VIVA COMMUNITY!

We are delighted to welcome a new conductor to our team!

 

Read more about her on the Our Team page. 

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AUDITIONS/ASSESSMENTS

NEW DATES ADDED!

Join the Youth Choirs of VIVA!  

We understand that these are crazy times for families returning to school. Taking this into account, we are holding auditions for your convenience every Saturday morning until Thanksgiving 11am to 1pm. VIVA will welcome (over Zoom):

  • children 4-9 years old to do short vocal assessments

  • children 10-16 to audition for the Main Chorus

Book your audition today!

The Every Voice Matters Chorus and the Community Choir performing together