Powell River Academy of Music
Academy Chamber Choir

Academy Chamber Choir

The Academy Chamber Choir consists of thirty-six singers from a wide variety of backgrounds and professions. This amateur choir, since its inception in 1994, has developed into one of Canada’s dynamic chamber choirs.

The choir specializes in a cappella music from the Middle Ages to the 20th century and regularly commissions new works by Canadian composers. They frequently collaborate with soloists, instrumentalist and other choirs in the performance of major choral works such as Carl Orff’s Carmina Burana, Francis Poulenc’s Gloria and Felix Mendelssohn’s Elijah and have toured in Venezuela, the Czech Republic, Canada, Mexico, Spain and France.

Admission is by audition. To arrange an audition contact the Academy office at 485-9633.

Tuesday 7:30-9:30

Conductor - Walter Martella

Tuition $70 per semester

For further information, please contact the Academy
Tel.: +1 604 485 9633; e-mail: info@powellriveracademy.org