Espressa, our adult choir is open to all women and Calgary Girls Choir alumna interested in creating beautiful music together. Choristers can expect: Vocal training, Music reading, Diverse choral repertoire and a Welcoming community of women dedicated to learning and creative expression.
Dolce choristers (entering Grade 1 to Grade 5) meet once a week to develop musicianship through traditional children’s folk songs, art songs, nursery rhymes, and movement games. No experience is required to sing in Dolce and no audition is required to register.
Viva (lively) choristers, Grades 4-7, enjoy a program designed to advance their musical skills and build a wide and varied range of repertoire. They meet once a week to focus on the development of vocal technique and musicianship through artistic interpretation and performance.
Brava (capable, commendable) is for young women in Grade 7 through university. They meet weekly for a three-hour rehearsal where they work on tonal quality, articulation, expression, diction, musicality, vocal support, Solfa and musical literacy while learning an incredibly varied repertoire of music.