Performances + Festivals

Performances + Festivals

Local Performance Highlights

We love to collaborate with musicians and other local choirs - both amateur and professional! Here is a list of our favourite performers, with whom we have shared the stage:

  • Vancouver Symphony Orchestra, 2019 – 100th anniversary celebration ‘Day of Music’
  • National Arts Centre Orchestra, 2017 – Canada’s centenary national tour, live performance
  • The Tenors Christmas Concert, 2017 – live performance (seen in the picture on this page)
  • Vancouver Chamber Choir, 2011 & 2016 – live performances
  • Sea to Sky Orchestra, 2016 – live performance
  • Chor Leoni Men’s Choir, 2015 – live performance and world premiere
  • Vancouver Welsh Men’s Choir, 2015 – live performance
  • Fifteenth Field Artillery Band, 2014 – live performance
  • David Foster protégé & Master Chef star, Cody Karey, 2014 – television performance
  • The Nylons, 2014 – live performance
  • Lions Gate Sinfonia, 2014 – live performance 
  • Opera superstar Ben Heppner, 2012 – live performance with Vancouver Chamber Choir
  • Elektra Women’s Choir, 2010 – recording Chez Nous: Christmas with Elektra and world première
  • Vancouver Olympics, 2010 – three live performances and world première

International Festival & Performance Highlights

When we tour, we want to meet other singers & choirs, exchange musical ideas and learn from each other:

  • Stirling Bridge International Festival, Scotland, 2018
  • Mozartine Girls Choir, Zagreb and Havar, Croatia, 2015
  • Meet Mozart Festival, Salzburg, Austria, 2015
  • Pacific International Choral Festival (Picfest), Oregon, USA, 2014
  • Freedom Fire Independence Day Celebration, Utah, USA, 2011
  • Touch the Future International Festival, Germany, 2009
  • Concert tour of China with the British Columbia Boys Choir, 2006

Competition Highlights

Competitions give us the opportunity to: work towards a goal; push ourselves to present the best performance we can; celebrate our successes; learn from adjudicators & other choirs; and most importantly, be gracious at all times - whether we win or not. 

  • 'Children's Choir of the World' trophy, Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod, 2018
  • International Choral Kathaumixw winners, Elmer Iseler Award, 2008
  • National Music Festival finalists: 2008, 2010, 2019
  • Performing Arts BC Festival: 10 time winners
  • Vancouver Kiwanis Music Festival: yearly participants from 2004 to present

Community Events

Two to three times per year, we hold concerts where proceeds from admission - either ticketed or by donation - go directly to various charities. Our 2018 - 2019 season's community outreach events included raising funds and awareness for:

Over the years, we are happy and honoured to have supported other worthy causes, including:

  • Downtown Eastside Women’s Shelter – assisting mothers and their children to find shelter
  • Canadian Red Cross – raising funds for tsunami & wildfire relief
  • CBC Food Bank Day – raising funds to fill food banks provincially
  • Christmas Hamper Society – filling hampers for children in Maple Ridge
  • Kids Help Phone – raising funds and awareness for children in distress
  • Pink Shirt Day – supporting Canada’s anti-bullying campaign
  • Children’s Wish Foundation – helping to fulfil young people’s wishes
  • BC Lupus Society – raising funds and awareness for Lupus disease  

 

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