Phone: 613-224-4455 ext 2245
Ottawa Catholic School Board
Student Success, Attn: MaryAnn Dunn
570 West Hunt Club Road
Nepean, Ontario K2G 3R4
Our Board Choirs' repertoire includes classical works for children’s chorus, folk songs of many lands sung in many languages, works of Canadian composers, and some contemporary music. Together, the Board Children's Choir and the Chamber Choir have released three CD’s – Light of the World, Shine, and, most recently, Joy (released December 2010).
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Check out our online resource for Board choir members who want to brush up on their skills. Audio files for practicing your sound part may be played or downloaded to your computer or MP3 player.
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Are you an Ottawa Catholic School Board student who is in Grade 4, 5, or 6? Do you want to audition to become a member of the Board's Children's Choir? Start practicing!
Auditions will be held in June 2013 for the 2013-2014 season. An information letter is sent out to all Board students in Grades 4 through 6 each spring in preparation for next year's auditions. If you did not receive one, be sure to ask your school about it.
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All Choir members are expected to pay an annual registration fee of $75. The rest of the expenses of the Choirs are covered by Board support, proceeds from performances, and fundraising. Rehearsals are once per week, with additional practices one Saturday morning each month. During rehearsals, students learn: