Sing!2016

Workshops

2016 SING! Workshops

SING ! Weekend Daytime Workshops and Concerts. Passes available for Saturday, Sunday or the whole weekend. Schedule: Saturday, May 14, 2016 Little Trinity Anglican Church, 425 King Street – Toronto, ON Noon to 12:45 p.m. – Funding Your Project or How Do I Pay For This?  – workshop Workshop with Jennifer Kirner (Telus), Timothy Booth […Read More…]

Contemporary A Cappella League @ SING! Toronto on May 7, 2016. 10am

Contemporary A Cappella League @ SING! Toronto on May 7, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.at Dancemakers Studio, Distillery District SING! has created a special day for university a cappella singers and grads who continue to sing in a cappella groups, in partnership with the Contemporary A Cappella League The mission of CAL is to spread harmony […Read More…]

Concerts

SING! Launch at Nathan Phillips Square, May 4, 2016

Location: Nathan Phillips Square May 4, 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. featuring The O’Pears (folk/jazz) and Suptertonic (barbershop)

SING! The Toronto Vocal Arts Festival free concerts, May 7th, 2016

Saturday, May 7,  noon to 6 p.m. The Distillery Historic District in Trinity Square 9 Trinity Street, Toronto, ON featuring  Empire A Cappella, O’Pears, Retrocity, Concrete A Cappella Capital Blend.  Experience some of the best in a cappella from the U.S. and Canada as groups in many genres take the stage in Trinity Square.

Ruach Singers

Ruach Singers at Beth Sholom Synagogue, May 7th, 2016. 9.45 a.m

Shabbat Beth Sholom transforms the traditional Shabbat morning service into new, fresh and understandable with the Ruach a cappella singers joining the service at approximately 1445 Eglinton Ave W, Toronto, ON 9.45 a.m. (free)      

Contemporary A Cappella League @ SING! Toronto on May 7, 2016. 10am

Contemporary A Cappella League @ SING! Toronto on May 7, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.at Dancemakers Studio, Distillery District SING! has created a special day for university a cappella singers and grads who continue to sing in a cappella groups, in partnership with the Contemporary A Cappella League The mission of CAL is to spread harmony […Read More…]

Festival Free Concerts, May 7, 2016

Saturday, May 7, 2016 noon to 6 p.m. The Distillery Historic District in Trinity Square Trinity Street, Toronto, ON Festival free concerts. Experience some of the best in a cappella as groups in many genres take the stage in Trinity Square Saturday, May 7 noon – Empire 1 pm – The O’Pears 2 pm – […Read More…]

Canadian mens chorus

Canadian Men’s Chorus, May 7th 2016. 7:30 PM

The Canadian Men’s Chorus closes out the season with music about the journey that is Growing Up. The CMC welcomes ASLAN Boys Choir as  special guests. A co-presentation with SING! The Toronto Vocal Arts Festival Saturday, May 7, 2016, 7:30 PM The Music Gallery, 197 John Street Toronto tickets  $35 regular, $25 student at the door. […Read More…]

Hamton Avenue

Hampton Avenue, May 7, 2016. 8.00 p.m.

Saturday, May 7, 8.00 pm -9.30pm. 120 Diner, 120 Church St, Toronto, ON M5C 2G8 416-792-7725 SING! The Toronto Vocal Arts Festival at 120 Diner Hampton Avenue in all its metamorphoses, has been together since 1995 – singing and performing acappella jazz arrangements of everything from Christmas songs and jazz standards to original compositions by […Read More…]

Duly Noted, May 7, 2016. 6 pm

Saturday, May 7, 6 to 7:30 p.m. 120 Diner, 120 Church St, Toronto, ON M5C 2G8 416-792-7725 SING! The Toronto Vocal Arts Festival at 120 Diner with  Duly Noted, with Toronto’s all-women a cappella ensemble sings everything from madrigals to Feist www.dulynotedto.com Single ticket price(s): PWYC – $10 to $20 suggested

Festival free concerts, May 8th, 2016

Sunday, May 8, 2016 noon to 6 p.m. The Distillery Historic District in Trinity Square Trinity Street, Toronto, ON Festival free concerts featuring  cappella groups in many styles. Experience some of the best in a cappella as groups in many genres take the stage in Trinity Square Sunday, May 8 noon – Yonge Guns 1 […Read More…]

4Skor

4SKÖR, May 8, 2016. 6pm

Sunday, May 8,  6 to 7:30 p.m. 120 Diner,  120 Church St, Toronto, ON M5C 2G8 416-792-7725 SING! The Toronto Vocal Arts Festival at 120 Diner presents  4SKÖR , a dynamic and sophisticated vocal quartet that incorporates tight harmonies and smooth arrangements in an energetic and infectious style all their own. The group is at home performing […Read More…]

Beatsync

Beatsync, May 8, 2016. 8pm

Sunday, May 8, 8 to 9:30 p.m. 120 Diner,  120 Church St, Toronto, ON M5C 2G8 416-792-7725 SING! The Toronto Vocal Arts Festival at 120 Diner presents Beatsync , a nine-piece a cappella ensemble combining eclectic repertoire dynamic beats and sophisticated arrangements. From pop to electronic to classic soul, Beatsync draws upon diverse influences to craft their unique […Read More…]

SING! Swings! with The O’Pears, The Watch, FreePlay Duo, 4Skör, Retrocity. May 10, 2016. 8pm

Tuesday, May 10, 8 p.m. Jazz Bistro, 251 Victoria St, Toronto, ON M5B 1T8, Come for an evening of some of Canada’s best a cappella groups The O’Pears, The Watch, FreePlay Duo, 4Skör,  and Retrocity as they sing jazz at its best – with a swing interpretation of music from many genres and eras. For dinner reservations, call 416-363-5299 […Read More…]

Amanda Martinez

O Canada! Our Nation’s Greatest Hits. May 12, 2016. 8pm

Hosted by Canada’s funniest couple, Colin Mochrie and Deb McGrath. Featuring music from Dave Matheson from satirical pop group Moxy Fruvous, backed by stellar a cappella groups The Watch, Toronto Northern Lights All Stars with headliner Amanda Martinez Amanda Martinez is a Toronto-based singer/songwriter whose music exultingly blends her unique Mexican and South African roots […Read More…]

Naturally 7

Naturally 7, May 13, 2016. 7.30pm

After three world tours with Michael Bublé., Naturally 7 is coming to SING! on May 13 at Jane Mallett Theatre. This seven-man crew has perfected an intriguing a cappella style they’ve branded as “Vocal Play”—singing as instruments. Naturally 7 not only sings but also creates every backing instrument heard on its songs. We’re talking drums, […Read More…]

Global Voices, Universal Language of Music. May 14, 4pm

Global Voices Concert Two: The Universal Language of Music. May 14, 4 p.m., Little Trinity Church From classical choirs to barbershop, music for all tastes. Featuring performances by the Hamilton Children’s Choir, Main Street Quartet, Nukariik, and Ruach Singers May 14, 4 p.m., Little Trinity Church

Global Voices, Joined in Song. May 14, 2pm

Global Voices Concert One:  Joined in Song May 14, 2 p.m., Little Trinity Church Interactive, sing-along concert  celebrating vocal traditions from around the world. Featuring Hussein Janmohamed, Suba Sankaran, Rick Lazar, and Main Street Quartet Tickets Included with your day or weekend pass.

The Nylons, May 14, 2016. 8pm

THE NYLONS BID FAREWELL TO TOURING Canadian a cappella legends will perform their final Toronto show on May 14, 2016. Jane Mallett Theatre, St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts, 27 Front St E, Toronto After more than 35 years circling the globe, the curtain is coming down on the touring chapter of The Nylons’ illustrious […Read More…]

Happy Together: East York Barbershoppers Gala Concert featuring US Barbershop stars Mainstreet Quartet, May 14, 2016. 8pm

Saturday, May 14,  8 p.m. Trinity-St. Paul’s United Church,  427 Bloor Street West, Toronto Single ticket price(s): $25.00 from www.eybs.ca

Trip the Light Fantastic, May 15, 1pm

May 15th 1pm Dancemakers Studio, 9 Trinity Street, 3rd Floor Distillery Historic District Creative dance meets a cappella in this stunning pairing of arts disciplines, with   kith&kin singing with dance pair Chantelle Mostacho + Caden MacKinnon, and dancer Anjelica Scannura  Peterpot beatboxing with dancers.Travis Knights and Daniel Keith Morrison  Zari singing with dancers Anjelica Scannura and […Read More…]

NFB SINGs! May 15, 3.30pm

Innovative concert featuring National Film Board shorts with live a cappella accompaniment Performances by Balaklava Blues, Countermeasure,  Pressgang Mutiny, The Rainbows, and more May 15th 3.30pm Dancemakers Studio, 9 Trinity Street, 3rd Floor Distillery Historic District Tickets Included with your day or weekend pass. NOTE: We can’t guarantee accessibility to Dancemakers Studio by elevator on […Read More…]

Artists

SING! The Toronto Vocal Arts Festival free concerts, May 7th, 2016

Saturday, May 7,  noon to 6 p.m. The Distillery Historic District in Trinity Square 9 Trinity Street, Toronto, ON featuring  Empire A Cappella, O’Pears, Retrocity, Concrete A Cappella Capital Blend.  Experience some of the best in a cappella from the U.S. and Canada as groups in many genres take the stage in Trinity Square.

Canadian mens chorus

Canadian Men’s Chorus, May 7th 2016. 7:30 PM

The Canadian Men’s Chorus closes out the season with music about the journey that is Growing Up. The CMC welcomes ASLAN Boys Choir as  special guests. A co-presentation with SING! The Toronto Vocal Arts Festival Saturday, May 7, 2016, 7:30 PM The Music Gallery, 197 John Street Toronto tickets  $35 regular, $25 student at the door. […Read More…]

4Skor

4SKÖR, May 8, 2016. 6pm

Sunday, May 8,  6 to 7:30 p.m. 120 Diner,  120 Church St, Toronto, ON M5C 2G8 416-792-7725 SING! The Toronto Vocal Arts Festival at 120 Diner presents  4SKÖR , a dynamic and sophisticated vocal quartet that incorporates tight harmonies and smooth arrangements in an energetic and infectious style all their own. The group is at home performing […Read More…]

Naturally 7

Naturally 7, May 13, 2016. 7.30pm

After three world tours with Michael Bublé., Naturally 7 is coming to SING! on May 13 at Jane Mallett Theatre. This seven-man crew has perfected an intriguing a cappella style they’ve branded as “Vocal Play”—singing as instruments. Naturally 7 not only sings but also creates every backing instrument heard on its songs. We’re talking drums, […Read More…]

The Nylons, May 14, 2016. 8pm

THE NYLONS BID FAREWELL TO TOURING Canadian a cappella legends will perform their final Toronto show on May 14, 2016. Jane Mallett Theatre, St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts, 27 Front St E, Toronto After more than 35 years circling the globe, the curtain is coming down on the touring chapter of The Nylons’ illustrious […Read More…]

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…]