Become a Member!
The Nepean Choir is always happy to welcome new members.
Here is some information about the group:
- There are about 50 amateur adult singers of all ages in the choir.
- There are typically three main performances each year.
- We perform several times during the year at seniors' residences and for fundraising efforts.
- We rehearse once a week, Wednesdays from 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.,
- Rehearsal location: City View United Church in Ottawa, 6 Epworth Ave. (near Merivale and Meadowlands)
- Some additional rehearsals are scheduled throughout the year.
- Each rehearsal begins with a proper choral warmup.
I must say my first impression is that the "workings" of the choir are
exceptionally well organized and all the members are so warm and
— Prospective new member at open rehearsal
Joining the Choir
Here's some information about joining the
- Entrance into the choir is dependent on an audition to determine placement and readiness for the choir.
- We hold auditions twice a year, in early September and in early January.
- Come prepared to sing a short solo of your choice (e.g. standard choral repertoire, art or folk song, or even the national anthem) for your audition.
- You will be asked to sing a scale, and to perform a simple aural test.
To arrange for your audition,
please contact us by either e-mail or phone: