Join Harmonia for an evening of song on Saturday, December 11, 7pm at Park Royal United Church in Charlottetown. Hear the Senior and Junior choirs sing a wide variety of music, including a few holiday favourites. When the days seem short and dark, let Harmonia bring light to your winter season.
In accordance with public health guidelines, this event will require concert goers to produce their Vax Pass at the door. Masking will be required indoors.
Audience members are encouraged to purchase their tickets in advance via Eventbrite. A limited number of tickets will be available at the door; doors will open at 6:30 pm.
Harmonia Girls’ Choir is seeking new singers for the 2018-19 season!
Now entering its fourth season, Harmonia is Sirens’ premiere educational program for girls between the ages of 11-18! Have fun, make new friends, and discover the joys of singing in a group – Harmonia is a community where girls can feel safe to find their voices through music. Focus is placed on strong vocal technique, musicianship, and music theory, all while having fun, of course! Harmonia is under the direction of Kelsea McLean, with pianist Andrea Ellis, both experienced educators and private music instructors.
“Harmonia is my favourite activity any of my kids have ever taken. My daughter is always singing! She loves the girls in the choir. She loves Kelsea and Andrea. She is learning so much. The concerts are wonderful. My wife and I thank our stars every day that the Sirens have developed this educational service aspect to their choir. She will return, 100%. Her little sister can’t wait to be a Harmonia girl, too.” – Harmonia parent, 2017-present
Rehearsals are Tuesday evenings, 6:15-8:15pm, from September 11, 2018 to May 7th, 2019;
Harmonia performs two concert programs each season: a Christmas performance on December 8 & 9 (with Sirens) and a Spring performance on May 11;
Harmonia contributes music to Sunday morning services at Park Royal twice per school year
Harmonia will perform with the PEI Symphony Orchestra on April 14 alongside Sirens and community singers; extra rehearsals to be scheduled between April 11-13
The choir will participate in the Queens County Music Festival in May 2019
Additional performances may be included in the schedule pending availability and value of experience for singers
As part of the Sirens family, singers have the opportunity to attend Sirens concerts (for free!) and perform alongside the group;
Singers will receive specialized vocal training within a gendered choir context, specializing in specific training for the girl’s developing voice
Girls aged 11-18 are welcome to join;
Registration for the entire year is $125
No child will be excluded from participation due to financial reasons; please reach out to us directly with any questions you may have
NEW! Community Service Bursary hours now awarded to participating high school students!
“When I know we have a practice, I am very happy. I love singing with as the girls I have met have become good friends, and you are always made to feel that you are a special part of the group!” – Harmonia member, 2015-present
We are currently accepting new singers. All interested singers should contact Artistic Director, Kelsea McLean at email@example.com