WEYC Sings O Canada

WEYC Sings O Canada

One year ago, WEYC was proud to perform during the Mayor’s Annual Walk along Windsor’s waterfront. WEYC also led Windsorites in the singing of our national anthem at Dieppe Gardens at the conclusion of this event. Although the Mayor’s Walk has been cancelled this year due to Covid-19, we hope you will enjoy our virtual […]

WEYC Virtual Choir Project: Bersatu senada (Tracy Wong)

WEYC Virtual Choir Project: Bersatu senada (Tracy Wong)

WEYC was fortunate to have the opportunity to perform this commissioned piece at the Windsor Choral Festival on Saturday, March 7, 2020 under the direction of Tracy Wong. This was the final choral concert for most of the 275+ singers in attendance before the pandemic closed the doors of concert halls and shuttered our rehearsal […]

WEYC hosts Fireweed Children’s Chorus for virtual rehearsal

WEYC hosts Fireweed Children’s Chorus for virtual rehearsal

Allegro had a wonderful time developing new friendships with singers from the Fireweed Children’s Chorus in Yellowknife, NWT, on Wednesday, May 6! Singers shared their favourite songs, discussed life in the north vs. life in the south, and, of course, we sang together in a massed virtual choir performance of “Al Shlosha.” Thank you, Fireweed, […]

WEYC singers stay socially connected

WEYC singers stay socially connected

WEYC singers have remained socially connected via virtual meetings with Music Directors, Danielle Sirek and Christine Prosser, during this time of physical distancing. Future Zoom meetings will involve training using digital audio workstation software in preparation for an exciting virtual choir project this spring. Stay tuned for further details!

WEYC hosts Zoom rehearsal with Laura Hawley

WEYC hosts Zoom rehearsal with Laura Hawley

On Wednesday, April 22nd, WEYC will be hosting composer/conductor Laura Hawley for a Zoom meeting. Check out her website here: https://www.laurahawley.ca/ During the meeting, we will focus on Laura’s piece, Vivre, Aimer, Partager, which WEYC will be singing next year. This song was written for the French Ottawa School Board in 2015 as a welcome […]

O Siem

O Siem

Thank you to Susan Aglukark and Jacques Poirier at Aglukark Entertainment for giving WEYC’s pianist and resident arranger, Matthew Kulbacki, permission to create a new choral arrangement of “O Siem.” WEYC has made a donation to the DOWNTOWN MISSION OF WINDSOR in honour of this generous and inspiring musician. Stay tuned for more details and […]