On of our members, Jackie Buttnor, competed on the Canadian Team for the 2017 Invictus Games held in Toronto. The Invictus Games were established 3 years ago by Prince Harry as a means of rehabilitation and friendly competition for wounded warriors. Jackie is now retired from the Canadian...more
Some of our Chorus members attended the Fall Regional School on the weekend. The "Stage Coaches" gave us hints and tips on characterization and bringing unity to our performance.
We also enjoyed the Parade of Champions where the Region's 2017 International representatives performed for...more
On Wednesday August 23 members of the Chorus rasied money and awareness for Heart & Stroke on their Big Bike Ride.
We rode the bike built for 30 through the streets of downtown London singing, cheering and having a load of fun.
We had an exciting Regional Competition this weekend. London Chorus placed 1st in the Mid-Sized division and 2nd over all in Saturday's Chorus competition.
Congratulations to HOT WIRE Quartet for placing 2nd in Friday night's Quartet competition.
We had a great Region 2 coaching day with Erin Howden on Sunday February 5.
Erin demonstrated how to improve your performance and give to your audience through interactive play and live coaching demonstrations of Seaway Sounds, Grand Harmony and London Choruses. What a great way to...more
We had an amazing, energizing coaching experience last night with Mo Field. She and Julia worked with us to build our artistry and honesty in our performance.
Thanks Mo! Together we made beautiful music and had quite a few good laughs in the process.
We held a successful Christmas Show and Tea at Riverside United Church on Saturday December 3. The audience enjoyed performances from the Chorus and 3 of our Quartets (Everyday People, Imagine That and Short & Sweet) and participated in a rousing Sing Song.
Under the direction of...more
The London Chorus began a new chapter in our history! We have moved to Riverside United Church for our weekly rehearsals (451 Dunedin Dr, off of Riverside Dr just west of Wonderland Road).
Our new space is bright, big and has windows! We are excited for our new space and after one...more
We've started the year off with 2 dynamite coaching sessions. First our very own arranger Greg Backwell came to teach us a song.
Then Erin Howden came out to coach us on our Choreography and Performance.
On Christmas Eve a double quartet from the Chorus sang at a local women's shelter, My Sister's Place. The beauty of the women at MSP came through their voices and enthusiasm during the sing-a-long. This experience made all of our Christmas's just that much more special.
The Thames Valley Show Chorus held 2 Christmas Shows on Saturday November 28. The afternoon Tea was standing room only at the Polish Combantants Hall in London. J.J. Freebird joined the Chorus and Quartets for a full evening of musics and festivities.
We celebrated recently retired...more
A group from the Chorus became the "Bosom Barbershoppers" supporting the CIBC Run for the Cure. The team raised funds for the Run which in total saw 2,200 participants who raised over $415,000 for the fight against breast cancer.
The day was wet and cool, but our spirits were high as we...more