Concert Choir took part in the Christmas tree lighting ceremony at Lansdowne Park on the evening of Friday, December 2nd, and here's a short clip from the CBC news site: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/ottawa/christmas-lights-ottawa-tree-1.3879247
Join us on Saturday December 3 for the Mayor's Annual Christmas Celebration! The Ottawa Children's Choir will perform at 2:15 and there are many other wonderful events to enjoy including ice skating on the Sens Rink of Dreams, hot chocolate and BeaverTails, roasting marshmallows, maple taffy on snow and horse-drawn wagon rides and more! The event is held at City Hall on Laurier Street.
For more information, click here to visit the City Hall website! See you there!
The Ottawa Children’s Choir is looking for a Treasurer to join our Board of Directors. The OCC Treasurer manages the financial operations of the Choir and supervises the financial work of the OCC General Manager. Reporting monthly to the Board on the Choir’s financial status, the Treasurer ensures adherence to applicable laws and regulations of financial concern, ensures the auditor has necessary documents to complete the yearly audit and advises the Board on financial matters. The Treasurer is also a member of the OCC Executive Committee. Total estimated time commitment (Treasurer duties; Board meetings/preparation; Executive Committee) is approximately 5 to 8 hours/month.
For over 40 years, the Ottawa Children's Choir has participated in the National Remembrance Day Ceremony at the National War Memorial in Ottawa. Organized by the Royal Canadian Legion, the ceremony is broadcast nationally and involves Veterans, dignitaries, the Canadian Armed Forces, RCMP, the Diplomatic Corps and the Silver Cross Mother.
CEREMONY SCHEDULE: Friday November 11, 2016
Marching Contingents arrive at the Memorial
Veterans Parade arrives at the Memorial
Arrival of Dignitaries
The Ottawa Children's Choir will be holding General Auditions for children who wish to further their choral experience in our 2016 - 2017 year. Auditions are held at St. Joseph's Parish and Santuary. There is availability on the following dates/times:
Wednesday September 7, 2016 (3 - 6 pm)
Thursday September 8, 2016 (3 - 6 pm) and
Saturday September 10, 2016 (9 am - 1 pm)
For full details, see our Auditions page.