The First Nowell Plays to a Full House!
The First Nowell
One Voice Chorus’ first full-length holiday concert played to a full house at our new concert location, Scarboro United Church. The concert, which explored families of origin and families of choice at the holiday season, was a rousing success, featuring cheerful holiday favorites, moving stories, and music relating to the LGBTQ experience. Our fabulous audience […]
5 for 5 Rainbow Revue
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 7:30 pm Scarboro United Church (134 Scarboro Avenue SW, Calgary) For its first concert of the 2012-2013 season, One Voice Chorus presents a holiday program that celebrates families of origin and families of choice. Special Guest: PFLAG Calgary
Calgary Pride – Now starring OVC!
Five choirs come together to celebrate five years of acceptance and support! One Voice Chorus joins friends in celebrating the fifth anniversary of the Wild Rose United Church as an affirming community. The fun begins at 7:30 pm on Sunday, October 21st, with Alberta Gold Chorus, the Calgary Men’s Chorus, UUphonia, and the Wild Rose […]
Year One was a success!
September 2, 2012 ~ Look for One Voice Chorus to be marching on September 2nd down a Calgary side-street near you! With a brand new look (and attitude), we’re set to launch into our second season outfitted with a logo, a banner, t-shirts, a brand-new website… …and some new choristers! Auditions are around the corner […]
August 20, 2012 ~ Many thanks to our steering committee and our first Board of Directors for their hard work and leadership this past year. Due to their diligent effort and the commitment of our membership, we are now fully incorporated as One Voice Chorus Society. We just wrapped up our Annual General Meeting and […]
A Choral Bouquet
Sunday, June 3, 2012 at 3:00 pm Unitarian Church of Calgary (1703 – 1 Street NW, Calgary) One Voice Chorus presents a sampling of many styles for it’s very first full-length concert. Special Guest: Calgary Men’s Chorus
March 24, 2012 ~ One Voice Chorus was privileged to perform at the Unitarian Church of Calgary’s (UCC) spring concert, A Choral Bouquet. We shared the spotlight with the UCC choir, UUphonia, and with local world music choir Vocal Latitudes. In all, nearly 70 vocalists – presenting music spanning the millennia and the globe. Counting 16 […]
Beginning on a High Note
December 11, 2011 ~ Our little choir made it’s debut performance at the Christmas concert hosted by the Unitarian Church of Calgary. A merry band of ten singers now, we brought down the house with our gay interpretation of Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas! We offer heartfelt thanks to the Unitarian Church of Calgary […]
Showing Our True Colours
September 2011 ~ Calgary’s newest mixed-voice LGBT choir held its first auditions and first rehearsal. Co-founders Cora Castle and Jane Perry recruited the first choir members and the Unitarian Church of Calgary generously donated rehearsal space to the fledgling choir. The first four singers in the choir, as luck would have it, are all sopranos, […]
March 2011 ~ We now have a name! “One Voice Chorus” was a runaway favorite among the choir members. It captures both our sense of unity in diversity and our passion for music. Many thanks to Amber Phalen for capturing our new name in a logo! This dynamic image features the choir’s acronym 0VC, the GLBT six-coloured rainbow, a […]