Chorus York is caroling

Join Chorus York to perform at the Village of Richmond Hill BIA event on Saturday December 11th from 12:30 pm to 4: 00 pm. We will be cajoling at RHCPA & Ransom...

Bach to Broadway

By June Graham Chorus York members live in York Region and love to sing. We used to practise and perform in person. Then along came COVID. For the past 18 months, our weekly rehearsals and seasonal performances have been virtual. We’ve learned how to record music for...

Finding the “Fun” in Fundraising

By Mary-Lou Montgrain When our local city council cancelled the community grant that had helped us in the past, our need to fundraise assumed a more important role in our budgeting plans. Why Rain barrels? As chief fundraising co-ordinator for the choir, I have...

Would You Mind Sitting on the Floor?

By Mary-Lou Montgrain We were about to present our first ever Gala/Fundraiser at our local performance venue—Richmond Hill Center for the Performing Arts—quite an endeavour for our newly formed community choir of 20 singers. The well-laid plan It was the weekend...

Romance in the Choir

By Mary-Lou Montgrain I met my husband in a community choir. I am a soprano. He is a tenor. We had both been singing in choirs since a young age. He plays several instruments, studied violin, taught himself the piano & has always had a good ear for music. I had...