Sing!2015

Artists

Countermeasure

Countermeasure is the new sound in vocal music, known for their upbeat blend, sophisticated harmonies, and infectious energy. Led by award-winning composer/arranger Aaron Jensen, and featuring 14 of Canada’s top young vocal talent, Toronto-based Countermeasure’s genre-defying, contemporary sound has earned the group critical and public acclaim. The music covers a broad range of lively pop, […Read More…]

The O’Pears

The O’Pears are Meg Contini, Jill Harris and Lydia Persaud, three ladies hailing from different cities, who met in Toronto, Ontario six years ago. They write original music and arrange favourites, old and new, to showcase their blend and tight harmony. Drawing inspiration from groups such as The Wailin Jennys, Andrews Sisters, and Crosby, Stills, and […Read More…]

Retrocity

For pure acappellatude, look no further than Retrocity. Eight totally rad singers electric boogaloo their way through your favourite tunes from the 80s and beyond, without a Casio or drum machine in sight. “Retrocity brings joy, wonder and remarkable musicality to everything they touch.”-Albert Schultz Retrocity was born 1998, when a group of graduates from a collegiate vocal […Read More…]

Beth Sholom Ruach Singers

Saturday morning, 11:00 to 12 noon., Beth Sholom Synagogue (free admission to Shabbat service) Beth Sholom Ruach Singers, in collaboration with Countermeasure A Cappella. Using their voices to create an instrumental sound, the Ruach Singers use melodies informed by contemporary music, as well as integrate samples from existing songs and cross genres, ranging from pop […Read More…]

Pressgang Mutiny

Sea Shanties and more from this lively and engaging troupe that tours Canada with their special renditions of traditional and new East Coast favourites. Pressgang Mutiny will be performing at the following Concerts : Saturday May 30th Pressgang Mutiny Sing-Along 1pm-1:45pm, Tapestry Opera Concerts included with Wristband Purchase 2015

The Watch

The Watch is Toronto’s most exciting new vocal quartet. Made up of a cappella veterans Dylan Bell, Art Mullin, Daniel Galessiere, and Aaron Jensen, this multifarious foursome celebrates a songbook that ranges from swinging bebop tunes, to R&B anthems – from contemporary choral originals to classic pop songs. Their innovative arrangements delight, their vocal-instrument sounds […Read More…]

Toronto Northern Lights

Formed in 1998, this talented group of singers won the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation’s Radio Competition for Amateur Choirs in 2000. TNL has represented Ontario 13 times at the Barbershop Harmony Society’s International Chorus Competition, winning medals 12 times and earning consecutive silvers from 2001 to 2005. Finally in 2013, in front of a hometown crowd […Read More…]

FreePlay Duo

Multifaceted musicians Suba Sankaran and Dylan Bell join forces to create the FreePlay Duo. Described as “inspired eclecticism”, Dylan and Suba will take you from the concert halls of Europe, to the jazz clubs of Manhattan, to the temples of India, and back to the cultural mosaic of their native Toronto… all without leaving your […Read More…]

kith&kin

kith&kin are a family from Ward’s Island, which is a ten minute ferry ride from downtown Toronto, Canada. We sing music from the British Isles, Appalachian, Canadian and Shapenote traditions, and the odd original song. They are an a capella trio – three voices: Martha Farquhar-McDonnell, Kathleen McDonnell and Ivy Mairi. https://kithandkintrio.bandcamp.com/ Kith and Kin will […Read More…]

Clearly Vocal

Clearly Vocal is a five-member a cappella vocal group from Tyler, Texas, performing a wide range of musical genres, including jazz, pop, holiday, love songs, classical, secular and sacred. We provide music for all occasions, such as private parties, corporate functions, weddings, birthdays, etc., with a varied repertoire in the style of The Manhattan Transfer, […Read More…]