Registration is now OPEN for the 2018-19 season! Registration forms are posted on our Registration Information page. More details about the upcoming season are listed below.
New Choir in Valley East / Capreol
YSS is considering adding a new choir in the Valley East/Capreol area for children age 7 to 10, and we need your help to determine if there is enough interest. If your child might be interested in joining this new choir, please complete the brief survey found at the link below.
You will be contacted with more information when details are finalized. In the meantime, you may contact General Manager Ralph McIntosh at 705 662 0115 or firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
Wednesday, September 12, 2018 – 5:30 pm – Sudbury Secondary School
The Young Sudbury Singers are now accepting registrations for their 12th season. See our Registration page for more information on how to register your child(ren). The first rehearsal for each choir is on Wednesday, September 12th.
- Beginner Choir – age 6-7 – conducted by Colette Nadeau (5:30 to 6:15 pm)
- Junior Singers – age 8-9 – conducted by Valerie Whitehead (6:15 to 7:15 pm)
- Senior Singers – age 10+ – conducted by Heather Charsley (6 to 7:30 pm)
VALLEY EAST DAYS
Saturday, September 8, 2018 – Hanmer Valley Shopping Centre
Singers who register by Wednesday September 5 have the opportunity to participate in a 30-minute presentation during Valley East Days. To prepare for this performance, a special rehearsal will be held at Sudbury Secondary School on Thursday September 6, from 6 to 7:30 pm. The rehearsal and performance are also open to children and youth age 6 to 17 who are considering joining the choir – this is a great opportunity to see if the choir is of interest to your child(ren) before making a financial commitment. Contact General Manager Ralph McIntosh at email@example.com with any questions.
ANNUAL CHOIR RETREAT
Saturday, September 29 – 9:30 am to 3 pm
Sudbury Secondary School, 154 College St.
All choir members are required to attend a full-day Choir Retreat (lunch will be provided). The day will be filled with singing, games and other interactive activities, culminating in a free mini-concert at 2:30 pm for family, friends and the general public.
This event is part of Sudbury’s annual Culture Days weekend. https://culturedays.ca/en
A CHILD’S CHRISTMAS
A joint concert with the Sudbury Chamber Singers
Sunday, December 16 – 2 pm – St. Andrew’s Place, 111 Larch St.
All three of our choirs will participate in a choral concert appropriate for all ages, featuring a variety of seasonal repertoire. The Sudbury Chamber Singers are directed by Susan Urquhart, with piano accompanist Matthew Kallio. More details will be posted in the fall.
WINTER/SPRING TERM REGISTRATION NIGHT
Wednesday, January 9, 2019 – 5:30 pm – Sudbury Secondary School
Rehearsals begin again after the winter school break. New registrations will be accepted for students who are unable to participate in the fall term. (Full-year participation is strongly encouraged. Contact General Manager Ralph McIntosh with any questions – firstname.lastname@example.org )
VALLEY EAST CHOIR REGISTRATION NIGHT
6-week pilot project begins Wednesday, March 20, 2019
Location to be determined
Our new Valley East choir will rehearse for one hour each Wednesday evening from March 20 to April 24. The choir will have an opportunity to perform with the other three YSS choirs during our spring concert in late April/early May (date, time, location to be determined). More details about the Valley East choir and the concert will be posted in the new year.
BEL CANTO CHORUS ~ SPRING CONCERTS
Thursday May 2 and Friday May 3, 2019
7:30 pm – St. Andrew’s Place, 111 Larch St.
The Young Sudbury Singers will participate in the Bel Canto Chorus’ annual spring concerts, directed by Pamela Teed, with piano accompanist Suzanne Roy-Wilson. The concert will feature a variety of repertoire appropriate for all ages. More details will be posted in the new year.
Additional performances will be added to our season as opportunities arise.