Leading Innovators in Choral Education

VIVA! Youth Singers of Toronto is a vibrant, innovative choral organization for children and youth ages four to young adults.

2014-15 marks VIVA!’s fifteenth anniversary season as a downtown group of choirs whose mission is to offer youth the opportunity to achieve artistic excellence through innovative education in a singer-centred, inclusive community.

* Orff classes for younger choirs
* Support for youth with disabilities

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Sumer is Icumen


Key Upcoming Dates | Spring 2015

  • May 22 to 24 The Play of Daniel
    with Toronto Consort –  TICKETS at torontoconsort.org
  • Saturday, June 6  – Sumer is Icumen Concert
    Jeanne Lamon Hall, Trinity St. Paul’s Centre, 6:30 p.m. – All VIVA! Choirs

Highlights of recent seasons:


  • Canada’s Walk of Fame Performance with rocker Alice Cooper in honour of legendary music producer Bob Ezrin, broadcast on Global TV
  • performance at the Elgin and Winter Garden Theatre’s 100th Anniversary Chandelier Gala
  • annual performance in The Nutcracker with The National Ballet of Canada Orchestra
  • 5th Annual City Carol Sing, a foodbank fundraiser, broadcast on City TV
  • Carols by Candlelight, Readings & Carols
  • Brother Heinrich’s Christmas, a seasonal concert
  • Requiem by W. A. Mozart with the Talisker Players Orchestra
  • Gilbert & Sullivan’s classic operetta The Mikado  performed by all choirs with the Kingsway Chamber Strings


  • children’s opera Noye’s Fludde by Benjamin Britten
  • A Medieval Bestiary with Toronto Consort by Dean Burry


  • music inspired by Greek mythology
  • music by Greek Canadian Christos Hatzis
  • Greek folk dancer participation
  • all choirs house organization by Greek gods
  • season culminating tour to Greece in July 2012