Vox Choirs Cabaret!

In 5 days! This year's combined choir fundraiser is a Cabaret-style evening featuring the talents of our own choir members, past and present! Continue reading

Celtic Joy

  • performed on March 25, 2018

Join Florivox Choir for a rousing afternoon celebrating Celtic music in all its forms, including traditional and contemporary pieces highlighting this beautiful musical tradition. Continue reading

The Heart Of Song

  • performed on March 17, 2018

Univox presents a celebration of the voice featuring Canada's premier a cappella group, Cadence. Embodying the joy that singing brings, these two ensembles will team up for one night to lift their collective voices in singing creative arrangements of popular songs Continue reading

Homeward Bound

  • performed on December 16, 2017

Join Florivox Choir in their first concert of the season. Reflecting on themes of warmth, hope, home and family, the choir will present a program of stunning choral works and holiday favourites. Continue reading

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Vox Choirs Cabaret!

Vox Choirs

Cabaret!

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Saturday, April 28
8:30pm

Burdock
1184 Bloor Street West

This year's combined choir fundraiser is a Cabaret-style evening featuring the talents of our own choir members, past and present!

Bring your friends, family, co-workers; the doors are open to everyone. The evening will end with a dance party mixed by our very own DJ Shagz. Come support your friends and choir members, have a drink and then dance the rest of the night away!

Tickets $15 / $10 (student/senior/advance).  univoxchoir.org/tickets

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Celtic Joy

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Florivox presents:

Celtic Joy

Sunday, March 25th

3:00pm

Grace Church on-the-Hill

300 Lonsdale Road

Join Florivox Choir and conductor Joshua Tamayo for a rousing afternoon celebrating Celtic music in all its forms! The choir will present pieces both traditional and contemporary including classic folk songs like "Loch Lomond" and "Danny Boy", selections by Irish artist Enya and Emerson's Celtic Celebration "Riversong." Accompanied by Joelle Crigger on Violin, Anne Floros on Guitar and Victor Cheng on Piano, the performance will be a joyful celebration of this beautiful musical tradition.

The concert is presented in partnership with Regent Park School of Music and a portion of the proceeds will be donated.

www.voxchoirs.org/tickets
$20 in advance/student/senior
$25 at the door
Children 12 & under free

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The Heart Of Song

Univox presents:

The Heart of Song

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Saturday, March 17th
7:30pm

Beach United Church
140 Wineva Ave

Univox presents a celebration of the voice featuring Canada's premier a cappella group, Cadence.  Embodying the joy that singing brings, these two ensembles will team up for one night to lift their collective voices in singing creative arrangements of songs by artists like the Beatles, Michael Jackson, U2, Sara Bareilles, Feist and many more.

Lucas Marchand, Conductor

Dallas Bergen, Artistic Director

Featuring Cadence

A portion of the proceeds will be donated to Regent Park School of Music http://rpmusic.org/

Tickets $25 / $20 (student/senior/advance). 18 & under PWYC. univoxchoir.org/tickets

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Homeward Bound

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Florivox presents:

Homeward Bound

Saturday, December 16th

7:30pm

Christ Church Deer Park

1570 Yonge Street

Join Florivox Choir and conductor Joshua Tamayo in their first concert of the season Homeward Bound.  Reflecting on seasonal themes of warmth, hope, home and family, the choir will present a program of stunning choral works by Whitacre, Stroope and Gjeilo as well as contemporary settings of holiday favourites.

Florivox will be joined by Pianist and Organist Victor Cheng, Pianist Lisa Tahara and Violinist Aysel Taghi-Zada.  There will also be a featured performance of Jupiter from Gustav Holst's The Planets!

The event will feature a fundraising silent auction and baked treats at intermission.  We hope you'll join us for a musical journey into the spirit of the season!

 

www.univoxchoir.org/tickets
$20 in advance/student/senior
$25 at the door
Children 12 & under free

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Sure Stars Shining

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Univox Choirs presents:

Sure Stars Shining

Saturday, December 9th
8:00pm

Christ Church Deer Park
1570 Yonge Street, Toronto, ON

In their first concert of the season, join Univox Choir and conductor Dallas Bergen to present Sure Stars Shining.  Univox will present a breadth of a cappella music for the season, evoking the stillness of the darkness, hope found in the coming light, and gratitude for our many blessings. Traditional works by Benjamin Britten and Tomas Luis de Victoria. Contemporary settings by Sydney Guillaume, Susan LaBarr, Frank Ticheli, Moses Hogan and more. You don’t want to miss it!

Dallas Bergen, Conductor

Tickets $25 / $20 (student/senior/advance). 18 & under PWYC. univoxchoir.org/tickets

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Celebrating Canada’s 150th with Glorious Music

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Florivox presents:

Celebrating Canada's 150th with Glorious Music

Sunday, June 18th

3:00pm

Grace Church on-the-Hill

300 Lonsdale Rd.

In their final concert of the season, Florivox of Univox Choirs Toronto invites you to Celebrate Canada’s 150th with GLORIOUS MUSIC.  Featuring Sneak Peek Orchestra, Florivox will perform a wide range of works including a stunning setting of Psalm 23 by Z. Randall Stroope and Morten Lauridsen’s Dirait-On which brings music to the words of poet Rainer Maria Rilke.  The choir will pay homage to our country’s anniversary celebrations with Oscar Brand’s Canadiana folk number Something to Sing About arranged by our very own Joshua Tamayo and the premiere of a new piece commissioned for Florivox from internationally-renowned Canadian composer Kathleen Allan.  A major highlight of the concert will be a performance of Vivaldi’s Gloria in its entirety, a glorious pairing of choir and orchestra.  Don’t miss this musical celebration led by Florivox conductor Joshua Tamayo!

www.univoxchoir.org/tickets
$20 in advance/student/senior
$25 at the door

Featuring Sneak Peek Orchestra

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Univox on Tour: Millbrook, ON

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Univox Choir presents:

A Univox Concert in Millbrook

Friday, June 23
8:00 pm

St. Thomas Anglican Church
16 Centre Street
Millbrook, ON

Tickets $10

Tickets may be purchased in advance or at the door. They may be purchased in advance from St. Thomas Journeys Outreach Committee members or by phoning St. Thomas Anglican Church at 705-932-2233 or here at univoxchoir.org/tickets

 

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The Choir Project

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Univox & SOULO Theatre present:

The Choir Project

Friday, June 9 and Saturday, June 10
8:00 pm

First Unitarian Toronto
175 St. Clair Ave. W

Univox Choir, SOULO Theatre and Tracey Erin Smith have come together to present a unique collaboration featuring solo theatre performances by Univox members and songs from Univox Choir. Six choir members will share short personal solo theatre pieces about the trials and triumphs that make up a life, the transformational power of music and all the humour that comes from being human. Univox sets the stage for each piece with contemporary pop music including songs by Florence + the Machine, Beyoncé, David Bowie, Dream Theatre and more. Two performances only. You do not want to miss this!

Featuring: Chelsea Berry, Melanie Birman, Darrelle Carpentier, Cynthia Farkas, Eric Kovalevskyy, and Kate Wilson. Dallas Bergen, conductor; Tracey Erin Smith; theatre director.

Contains mature/explicit content.

Tickets $25 / $20 (student/senior/advance). 18 & under PWYC. univoxchoir.org/tickets

 

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Be Our Guest

Florivox presents:

Be Our Guest

Sunday, May 7

3:00pm

Beach United Church

140 Wineva Ave

Florivox Choir invites you to BE OUR GUEST at a celebration of the Great White Way and the Silver Screen!  Please join us for an afternoon revue of the music of Broadway and Hollywood featuring numbers from classic and contemporary musicals including The Sound of Music, Les Misérables, Wicked, Hamilton and more.     

Featuring a live band with Victor Cheng (synth/organ), Alex Furlott (Bass) and Fraser McEvoy (Drums) and led by Florivox conductor Joshua Tamayo, this upbeat performance has something for everyone.

www.univoxchoir.org/tickets
$20 in advance/student/senior
$25 at the door

Florivox is continuing our fundraising efforts to work with an orchestra at our June performance and have partnered with Kernels Popcorn to offer the classic movie treat at this concert.  Add a bag of popcorn to your advance ticket for only $2.50!  Limited quantities will also be available for purchase at the door.  Every little bit helps towards our goal!

We are also proud to partner with Youthlink as our charity partner for this event. A portion of the ticket proceeds will be donated to the organization. http://youthlink.ca/

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Promise, Purpose, Presence

Univox presents:

Promise, Purpose, Presence

Saturday, March 25
8:00pm

Christ Church Deer Park
1570 Yonge St.

Univox’ March concert, titled Promise, Purpose, Presence will focus on the driving forces behind our life’s purpose.  Objects of love and devotion and the voice of the muse are covered in the settings of the text from Song of Solomon in Ivo Antognini’s I am the Rose of Sharon, Healey Willan’s Rise Up My Fair One, and Ola Gjeilo’s Northern Lights.  Our purpose as found in marriage and work are sung in Kathleen Skinner’s Benediction, and Rene Clausen's Set Me as a Seal.  Divine presence is the unifying theme among settings of Alleluia, Sydney Guillaume’s Ego Sum and Jason Shelton’s Come Unto Me.  Additional pieces to broaden the stylistic programming include Claude Janequin’s Chant des Oiseaux and Einojuhani Rautavaara’s Suite de Lorca.

Dallas Bergen, Conductor

Tickets $25 / $20 (student/senior/advance). 18 & under PWYC. univoxchoir.org/tickets

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