The Four Seasons

  • performed on June 10, 2018

For Florivox's final performance of the season, the ensemble led by Conductor Joshua Tamayo presents a program inspired by the harmonies and contrasts of the four seasons. Continue reading

Would You Harbour Me?

  • performed on June 09, 2018

Univox presents a breadth of choral works--a cappella, and accompanied--that will unpack struggles faced by marginalized communities and the ways in which we can better support individuals facing inequality and injustice. Explore the personal impact of these issues. Celebrate the strength of community and our power to uplift and unite! Continue reading

Vox Choirs Cabaret!

  • performed on April 28, 2018

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

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Revelation, War & Peace

Univox and Florivox present:

Revelation, War & Peace

Friday, June 17

8:00pm

Christ Church Deer Park

1570 Yonge Street

Join us on June 17 as Univox and Florivox present Revelation, War & Peace.  The program will include a breadth of music – classical to contemporary – and will range from the peacefully sublime works of Eleanor Daley, Charles Villiers Stanford, Eric Whitacre and Imant Raminsh to dramatic tours de force by Randall Stroope, Srul Irving Glick and Gwyneth Walker.  Also works by Craig Hella Johnson, Rosephanye Powell, John Tavener, Mendelssohn and Fauré.   Don't miss this epic choral journey of grief and loss, struggle and triumph, peace and hope.

Dallas Bergen, Joshua Tamayo, conductors
Victor Cheng, accompanist

Tickets $25 / $20 (student/senior/advance).  univoxchoir.org/tickets

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Everything Beautiful

Univox presents:

Everything Beautiful
The Music of Broadway

Saturday, April 2

8:00pm

Eastminster United Church

310 Danforth Ave

Join Univox Choir and conductor Tahirih Vejdani as they present an evening of some of Broadway's most beautiful choruses. Everything Beautiful features songs from West Side Story, Sunday in The Park With George, Phantom of the Opera, and Wicked. The evening will also showcase Canadian musical theatre works and guest performers from the Theatre 20 composium and conservatory. With accompanist Chris Tsujiuchi and percussionist Robin Claxton.

Tahirih Vejdani, Conductor
Chris Tsujiuchi, Pianist
Robin Claxton, Percussionist

A portion of the proceeds will be donated to Theatre20.

Tickets $25 / $20 (student/senior/advance).  univoxchoir.org/tickets

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Shadows & Light

Florivox presents:

Shadows & Light
A journey through dark corners and open spaces

Sunday, April 3

3:00pm

Grace Church on the Hill

300 Lonsdale Road

Florivox of Univox Choirs Toronto, takes us on a journey through dark corners and open spaces.  Featuring music by Adam Guettel, Leonard Cohen, Stephen Sondheim and more!

Gillian Stecyk, Conductor
Christina Mulligan, Pianist

A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Red Door Family Shelter.

Tickets $20 / $15 (student/senior/advance).  univoxchoir.org/tickets

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Felix Mendelssohn’s Elijah with Masterworks of Oakville

Masterworks of Oakville and Univox present:

Felix Mendelssohn's

Elijah

May 7, 2016, 8pm
St. Matthew Catholic Church, 1150 Monks Passage, Oakville.
Adult $30, Senior $25, Student $10, Children under 10 free.
Tickets at http://masterworksofoakville.ca

May 8, 2016, 4pm
Metropolitan United Church, 56 Queen St E, Toronto.

Masterworks of Oakville and Univox team up to present the epic story of the prophet Elijah and his opposition of the worship of Ba'al. Conducted by Charles Demuynck.

Charlene Pauls, soprano
Christina Stelmacovich, mezzo-soprano
Chris Fischer, tenor
Daniel Hambly, bass

Adult $30, Senior $25, Student $10, Children under 10 free.  univoxchoir.org/tickets

 

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Upcoming concerts

Selena Wong has created some beautiful art for the upcoming Univox concert, you can see it here in our Wholenote ad:

Univox Choirs April 2016 concerts

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Mendelssohn’s Elijah: Practice Schedule

DATE (Week) Listen to Recordings / Practice
Part I
Jan 24 - 30 1. Help, Lord! (chorus) 2. Lord! bow thine ear to our prayer! (chorus, soprano, alto)
Jan 31 - Feb 6 5. Yet doth the Lord see it not (chorus) 9. Blessed are the men who fear him (chorus)
Feb 7 - 13 10. As God the Lord of Sabaoth liveth (Elijah, Ahab, chorus) 11. Baal, we cry to thee; hear and answer us! (chorus)
Feb 14 - 20 12. Call him louder, for he is a god! (Elijah, chorus) 13. Call him louder! he heareth not! (Elijah, chorus)
Feb 21 - 27 16. O thou, who makest thine angels spirits (Elijah, chorus) 19. O man of God, help thy people! (Obadiah, Elijah, chorus, Youth)
Feb 28 Workshop Sunday Workshop with Guest Conductor Brainerd- 4:00-6:30pm, All Saints Kingsway Anglican Church 2850 Bloor Street W.
Feb 28 - Mar 5 (Boardgame Social) 19A. O Lord, thou hast overthrown thine enemies (Elijah, chorus) 20. Thanks be to God (chorus)
Part II
Mar 6 - 12 22. Be not afraid, saith God the Lord (chorus) 23. The Lord hath exalted thee (Elijah, Queen, chorus)
Mar 13 - 19 24. Woe to him, he shall perish (chorus) 28. Lift thine eyes, lift thine eyes (chorus)
Mar 20 - 26 29. He, watching over Israel, slumbers not (chorus) 34. Behold! God the Lord passeth by! (chorus)
Mar 27 - Apr 2 (Broadway Concert Week) 38. Then did Elijah the prophet break forth (chorus) 42. And then shall your light break forth (chorus)
Apr 3 - 9 Tuesday Rehearsal with Dallas
Apr 10 - 16 Tuesday Rehearsal with Dallas
Tues.
Apr 19
7-10pm, Rehearsal with Oakville Choir, Toronto (Location TBD)
Sun.
Apr 24 
 6:30-9:30, Dress Rehearsal at Met United (Toronto)
Apr 24 - 30 Tuesday Rehearsal with Dallas
May 1 - 7

Wed.
May 4

Tuesday Rehearsal with Dallas

7-10pm. Joint practice in Oakville.

 

 

Fri. May 6 

Sat. May 7 Oakville Concert

7-10pm. Dress Rehearsal, Oakville.

8pm St. Matthew Catholic Church, 1150 Monks Passage, Oakville. Warm-up: 7:30pm.

Sun. May 8 Toronto Concert 4pm Metropolitan United Church, 56 Queen St. E., Toronto. Soundcheck at 2:30pm.
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Great Joy soloists

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Dec 11: Great Joy!

Univox presents:

Great Joy!

Friday, December 11

8:00pm

Al Green Theatre, Miles Nadal JCC

750 Spadina Avenue

Join Univox for our holiday concert on Dec 11 as we present the gospel cantata Great Joy, by Joubert, McElroy and Red.  The work will feature a 5-piece band led by keyboardist Lucas Marchand, joined by Chris Tsujiuchi, (piano); Ryan Luchuck (bass guitar); Alejandro Céspedes (percussion); Kevin Mendes (drums).  You'll hear a range of gospel styles with solos by members of the choir.  Also on the program are a variety of shorter choral works for the season.

We encourage you to get your tickets early (at a discount!) as this performance is likely to sell-out.

A portion of the proceeds will be donated to CommunityOne.

Two concerts:

Wednesday, Dec 9, 8pm
Friday, Dec 11, 8pm

Al Green Theatre, Miles Nadal JCC, 750 Spadina Avenue

Tickets $25 / $20 (student/senior/advance).  univoxchoir.org/tickets

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O Sweetest of Songs

Florivox presents:

O Sweetest of Songs
The Music of Life, Love & Light

Sunday, December 13

7:00pm

Grace Church on the Hill

300 Lonsdale Road

Florivox of Univox Choirs Toronto, brings light to the season featuring works by Eleanor Daley, Ramona Luengen, David MacIntyre and Randall Stroope.  Tahirih Vejdani, Conductor; Alyssa Ramsay, cello; John Ebata, piano & synth; Waleed Abdulhamid, percussion.

A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Red Door Family Shelter.
Sunday, Dec 13, 7pm

Grace Church on the Hill, 300 Lonsdale Road

Tickets $20 / $15 (student/senior/advance).  univoxchoir.org/tickets

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Dec 9: Great Joy!

Univox presents:

Great Joy!

Wednesday, December 9

8:00pm

Al Green Theatre, Miles Nadal JCC

750 Spadina Avenue

 

Join Univox for our holiday concert on Dec 9 & 11 as we present the gospel cantata Great Joy, by Joubert, McElroy and Red.  The work will feature a 5-piece band led by keyboardist Lucas Marchand, joined by Chris Tsujiuchi, (piano); Ryan Luchuck (bass guitar); Alejandro Céspedes (percussion); Kevin Mendes (drums).  You'll hear a range of gospel styles with solos by members of the choir.  Also on the program are a variety of shorter choral works for the season.

We encourage you to get your tickets early (at a discount!), particularly for Friday's performance, as both performances are likely to sell-out.

A portion of the proceeds will be donated to CommunityOne.

Two concerts:

Wednesday, Dec 9, 8pm
Friday, Dec 11, 8pm

Al Green Theatre, Miles Nadal JCC, 750 Spadina Avenue

Tickets $25 / $20 (student/senior/advance).  univoxchoir.org/tickets

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