MCA is pleased to announce that Jenny Steinke-Magnus has been hired as our new Executive Director. Jenny comes highly qualified, with a reputation for bringing a positive energy and enthusiasm to organizations she works with. Throughout her career she has held roles for non-profit organizations in the areas of communications, event management, administration and human resource management. Her extensive experience in organizing and managing events including concerts, fundraisers, professional development and choir retreats has grown through positions with the Canadian Foodgrains Bank, Canadian Lutheran World Relief, and Strauss event & association management.
We are please to announce Stuart Sladden as our new director. Stuart holds a Master of Music degree in Choral Conducting from the University of Manitoba, a Bachelor of Music degree in Jazz Performance from the University of Toronto, and has nearly completed a Doctor of Music degree in Choral Conducting from the University of Alberta.
The Assiniboine Chapter of Sweet Adelines Inc. is proud to announce Brittany Mielnichuk as their new director. Originally from Alberta, Brittany completed a Master of Music in Choral Conducting at the University of Manitoba and holds a Bachelor of Music in Jazz Studies from Capilano University as well as an Associate of Arts Degree in Professional Music from Southwestern Community College.
For $12 per student (minimum 10 students) see Ola Gjeilo perform in concert with The Winnipeg Singers on Saturday, May 11, 2019, 7:30pm at Westminster United Church, 745 Westminster Avenue, Winnipeg, MB
Manitoba Choral Association supports and encourages the composition of new choral works by Manitoba composers with this annual competition. The winning composition will be premiered at our Provincial Honour Choirs Concert in February 2020. The composer will receive a prize of $1000. The deadline for the application is May 31, 2019.
The National Youth Choir of Canada (NYC) is a biennial project of the Association of Canadian Choral Communities (ACCC). Singers between the ages of 18 and 25 are auditioned across the country to form the National Youth Choir. Its mandate is to provide a professional training opportunity for Canada's young choral community
The premiere performance of the FRANCES SEATON CHORAL COMPOSITION COMPETITION, Springtime Melting by Scott Jodoin, will take place at this year's Provincial Honour Choirs Concert. It will be performed by RESOUND from Isaac Brock Middle School under the direction of Nedra Francis. Feb 4, 2018, 3pm at Knox United.
Tuesday, June 13, 2017, 7:30pm, Crescent Fort Rouge United Church The Land of Lakes Choirboys, celebrating its 41st Season, develops fine young gentlemen through the gift of music. We pride ourselves on our motto of “Music, Respect and Honor,” teaching boys responsibility and independence, musical skill and self-discipline, manners and appropriate behavior.
Home Routes cordially invites you to attend a meet and greet of the traditional music organizations in Manitoba. Tuesday, May 30, 2017 - 7:30 - 8:30 pm at Crescent Fort Rouge United Church, 525 Wardlaw