Fall 2016 News

Registration for the Fall session will begin Monday, September 12 5:00 – 7:00 pm at Harmony Centre. Fees are unchanged from 2015/16. We will continue to receive registrations up to the end of September 2016 for the Fall session.

Choir rehearsals resume Sept 19. Carillon: 5:30 – 6:30 pm; Rhythm & Jazz 5:30 – 6:45 pm. Lyrica ONLY will begin rehearsals on Sept 12 in preparation for their Owen Sound Attack season opener anthem. 7:00 – 8:30 pm.

New registration dates for the Spring term will be held in January 2017.

Mission Statement:

The mission of the choir is to engage and enrich the lives of young people through high caliber choral education and experience, enhancing the cultural life of the community in which we live.

Who We Are:

The Georgian Bay Children's Choir is a community choir for children and youth aged 5 through 18, drawing its members from the southern Georgian Bay region of Ontario, with Owen Sound as the major centre.

Our choral training program is committed to excellence through education, performance, competition and participation in international choral festivals. Each level of our program - Little Jewels, Middle C's, and Lyrica - is designed to develop musical skills and a love of choral singing.

Concerts are held twice a year in December and May, showcasing the choir’s broad repertoire; which includes traditional, Canadian, contemporary, folk, world music, spirituals, broadway and sacred music. The choir has performed with the Georgian Bay Symphony and has been recommended for provincial competition several times.

Other choir activities include festivals, workshops, music camps, vocal coaching, travel, education, community partnerships & cultural enrichment activities.

Lyrica has participated in festivals and competitions from coast to coast, and internationally. The choir has been invited to participate in numerous choral workshops, and has hosted choirs from around the world.

 

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