About us

Chorus York, a Registered Charity, is a community auditioned SATB choir from Richmond Hill, Ontario that performs a variety of music ranging from Bach to Broadway, Show Tunes to Classical. Led by our passion for singing, we inspire the growth of choral music in our community through our performances and educational seminars and programs.

Singers who are interested in joining Chorus York may email info [at] chorusyork [dot] ca for additional information. Rehearsals are held once a week.

Our Purpose

We bring enjoyment to our community and members through participation in choral singing.

Our Mission

Led by our passion for singing, we inspire the growth of choral music through education and the presentation of a variety of repertoire.

Our Vision

We are a sought-after community choir recognized for performance excellence and strong community ties.

Our Director

stephaneDirector Stéphane Potvin is an accomplished, creative conductor recognized for his impeccable technique, highly efficient rehearsal technique, but above all, his profound and inspirational approach to music making. With over twenty years of experience, he is able to coax lyrical performances from orchestras, choirs and chamber ensembles alike. A respected composer, arranger and clinician, he also has a wealth of experience in education and adjudication. Above all he loves sharing his passion for music with colleagues and audiences, and we are elated he will be guiding us into the future.

 

Our Concert Accompanist

Pianist Rachael Kerr is a versatile performer who has received fellowships to both the Tanglewood Music Center and the Aspen Music Festival, and has obtained double bachelor’s degrees in chemistry and piano performance at Johns Hopkins University and Peabody Conservatory, where she was the recipient of the Abrams Double Degree scholarship. Rachael is currently a collaborative pianist in the Toronto area, most notably serving as a substitute pianist for the Toronto Symphony Orchestra.