Singsation Saturdays

Come and sing with us!

Our 2013-14 Singsations have concluded. Thanks to our talented guest conductors and participants for a great season singing through a wonderful variety of choral music. Plans are coming together for the 2014-15 season; see below for details.

TMC’s regular Singsation Saturdays take place at Yorkminster Park Baptist Church in Cameron Hall from 10:30 am to 1 pm. Yorkminster Park is located at 1585 Yonge St, one block north of the St. Clair subway station. Click here for a map.

The fee is $10 per workshop, which includes refreshments. Bring your voice, we provide the music. Register at the door for each Singsation.

2014-15 Singsation Saturday Schedule

September 27, 2014
Culture Days Singsation with conductor Shawn Grenke

Shawn Grenke

Shawn Grenke
Conductor

To celebrate national Culture Days, the TMC is offering a FREE  Singsation Saturday in a   NEW  downtown location.

Guest conductor Shawn Grenke will take participants through some popular classical choral works. Shawn is Director of Music at All Saints, Kingsway, the accompanist for the Amadeus Choir, and the assistant conductor and accompanist for the Hamilton Children’s Choirs.

Celebrate Culture Days with us.

10:30 am to noon at 720 Bathurst St—Centre for Social Innovation Annex. CSI Annex is 1 ½ blocks south of Bloor and Bathurst.

October 18, 2014
Caron Daley, TMC Associate Conductor

Stephanie Martin

Caron Daley
Associate Conductor

Join TMC Associate Conductor Caron Daley as she takes us on an eighteenth century journey, singing selections from Haydn’s Lord Nelson Mass and The Creation.

Caron is currently TMC Associate Conductor and Artistic Director of the Mississauga Children’s Choir. She will be conducting the Toronto Mendelssohn Choir in their performance of Haydn’s Lord Nelson Mass for the TMC’s opening concert of the 2014-15 season, October 15 th at Koerner Hall.

10:30 am to 1 pm at Yorkminster Park Baptist Church.

November 22, 2014
Matthew Otto, conductor

Matthew Otto

Matthew Otto
Conductor

Matthew Otto returns to Singsation for a feast of Christmas carols and hymns in a NEW location. Matthew is currently Music Director of St. Anne’s Anglican Church (known for its Group of Seven murals) and he has invited Singsation there for this Christmas workshop. Mathew is also Associate Conductor of Toronto Children’s Chorus and former TMC Associate Conductor.

10:30 am to 1 pm at St. Anne’s Anglican Church, 270 Gladstone Ave.

January 17, 2015
Sandra Horst, conductor

Sandra Horst

Sandra Horst
Conductor

Join Canadian Opera Company Chorus Master Sandra Horst to sing through some well-loved opera choruses. Sandra is also Head Coach/Conductor and Chorus Director for the Opera Division of UofT’s Faculty of Music.

Bring your diva and join us for what is always a popular Singsation! 

10:30 am to 1 pm at Yorkminster Park Baptist Church.

February 28, 2015
Michael Bloss, conductor

Ana Alvarez

Michael Bloss
Conductor

Join conductor Michael Bloss to sing through Brahms’ Requiem; enjoy Brahms’ soaring lines and rich harmonies.

Michael is an accomplished conductor and organist. He has performed extensively with the TMC and the Elora Festival Singers. He is Director of Music at Christ’s Church Cathedral in Hamilton.

10:30 am to 1 pm at Yorkminster Park Baptist Church.

April 18, 2015
Timothy Corlis, conductor

Timothy Corlis

Timothy Corlis
Conductor

Join Canadian composer and conductor Timothy Corlis to read through some of his beautiful compositions.  The Toronto Mendelssohn Choir has performed a number of his works in concert. 

Wholenote Magazine has said of Tim that he is “a composer of great depth and passion, not to mention a pristine polished craft.”

10:30 am to 1 pm at Yorkminster Park Baptist Church.

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