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

You can follow us on our website, on Facebook, and via Twitter.  See the CALENDAR tab for a complete list of our 2014-15 activities!

 

2014/15 Season Calendar coming soon

 

Choral Mentoring Leadership Program Participants:
Ayanda Dalamba, Adam Mason, Laura Menard, Sarah Morrison, Maria Riedstra, Louise Simone

Highlights of previous seasons:

2013-14 – 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

2012-13 – children’s opera Noye’s Fludde by Benjamin Britten
- A Medieval Bestiary with Toronto Consort by Dean Burry

2011-12 – 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

2011 – Noon Hour Choral and Organ Series, Roy Thomson Hall
2010 – The Bear, Toronto Symphony Orchestra
2009 – Tour to England and Wales
2007 – Tour to New York City