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Matthew Otto conducts Toronto Youth Choir during a performance at Toronto Centre for the Arts, 2015-2016 season.

We have an exciting 2016-2017 season schedule, including these highlights:

  • Holiday Concert at Roy Thomson Hall
  • Participation in the Youth Sing 2017 Festival
  • Concert in the historic St. Paul’s Basilica
  • Workshop/Concert at SingOntario with renowned Venezuelan conductor, Maria Guinand
  • Joint-concert with The West Liberty University Singers
  • Spring Concert at the Toronto Centre for the Arts

If you love to sing and you are between the ages of 17-30 years old, please contact our Associate Conductor Matthew Otto to start the registration process: (416) 932-8666 ext. 229 or motto@torontochildrenschorus.com.

The TYC will meet Tuesdays from 7:30pm-9:30pm (September-June) at Christ Church Deer Park (1570 Yonge Street). Registration fee for the entire year is only $165.

Artistic Direction

ccdp152-retouchedMatthew Otto is rapidly establishing himself as a promising conductor with a passionate approach, “real flare for choral work” and “secure authority” at the podium. Matthew joined the artistic team of the Toronto Children’s Chorus as Conductor’s Intern in 2010. Now as Associate Conductor, he co-directs Chorale, Training Choir III and the newly created Youth Choir alongside Artistic Director, Elise Bradley. Read more here.


helenThe TYC is pleased to welcome back collaborative pianist, Helen Becqué. Helen is also on staff at the University of Toronto as a vocal coach and pianist.

 

 

 


mrdThis season, we welcome Dr. Darryl Edwards, Professor of Voice at the University of Toronto, as our vocal instructor and consultant. Dr. Edwards brings a wealth of experience and will provide workshops and instruction to maximize your vocal potential.


jenNext year, you will also be given the exciting opportunity to take ‘Bodyworks for Singers’ with Jennifer Swan, choreographer and Body & Breath Coach for the Canadian Opera Company Ensemble Studio.

 

 

 


To register for the Toronto Youth Choir OR if you have any further questions, please don’t hesitate to contact Matthew Otto: (416) 932-8666 ext. 229 or motto@torontochildrenschorus.com

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Toronto Youth Choir (2015/2016 Season, Toronto Centre for the Performing Arts, photo credit: Andrew Ahmed)

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Toronto Youth Choir (2015/2016 Season, Toronto Centre for the Performing Arts, photo credit: Andrew Ahmed)

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Toronto Youth Choir (2015/2016 Season, Toronto Centre for the Performing Arts, photo credit: Andrew Ahmed)