2014 Spring Concert: A Tribute to Canadian Folk

This spring, Penthelia Singers invite you to join us for a celebration of Canadian folk music.  Accompanied by Jenny Crober (piano) and Brian Katz (guitar) on selections both traditional and contemporary, we will also debut a new arrangement of Farewell to Nova Scotia by our student contest winner Lucas Oikle.  Please join us Wednesday June 4 at 7:30, Rosedale (read more…)

Penthelia Arranging Contest Winner!

Congratulations to Lucas M. Oikle (lucasoikle.com) winner of the Penthelia Student Arranging Contest 2013/14.  Penthelia Singers will debut Lucas’ arrangement of Farewell to Nova Scotia at our “Tribute to Canadian Folk” concert on June 4. Thank you to the Rotary Club of Toronto for sponsoring the $500 prize for this competition.

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year! Penthelia Singers had a very successful wrap-up to 2013. We had a busy concert season, singing in our Dancing Day concert, as well as seasonal music at the Sunnybrook Veterans wing, the Bayer Toronto holiday party and our own seasonal sing-along fundraiser. We are happy to have members return to us in January (read more…)

Sing Along Seasonal Fundraiser this Wednesday

Join us this Wednesday at 7pm for a festive evening of singing along to seasonal favourites. Seasonal Sing Along Fundraiser A few years ago Penthelia Singers launched a tradition of putting on a Pay What You Can concert of seasonal favourites. It is always a fun evening for us! We invite you to come and (read more…)

Call for Submissions – Student Composition Contest

With official sponsorship from the Rotary Club of Toronto, Penthelia Singers is pleased to announce our first ever student composers’ writing contest for a new original choral arrangement of a Canadian folk song for women’s voices. Student composers are invited to enter their original arrangements by December 31st, 2013. The winning composer will receive a grand prize of $500, (read more…)