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    Tuesdays, January 15 - May 7, 2019 (missed dates - March 12,  April 23)
    7:30 - 9:30 pm


    Instrumentalists are welcome to this inspiring chamber group. Develop solid arranging and ensemble-playing skills while exploring the fundamentals of Klezmer music. All instruments are welcome. Intermediate skill level needed, but you do not need prior experience in an ensemble to join. Participants will need to know how to read sheet music, but the instructor can arrange music to accommodate varying note reading abilities. The goal is to put together a performance for the spring ensembles concert in the Al Green Theatre. For more information, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

    Conductor: Eric Stein

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    Wednesdays, September 12 2018 – June 6 2019 
    7:30 – 9:30 pm

    Conductor: Mark Ramsay

    Assistant Conductor: Briony Glassco

    The MNjcc Community Choir has been making music together for over 20 years! The dynamic 80-voice SATB choir sings a variety of repertoire and styles including world, jazz, classical, Jewish, folk, gospel, and pop. The program includes sectional rehearsals, small ensemble opportunities, and two annual cabarets to feature the diverse talents of the singers in the choir. Auditions are held in the summer. We do not take singers throughout the year. For more information contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

    3% CIF plus HST charges may apply

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    Tuesdays, October 9, 2018 - August 6, 2019 (*no class March 12)
    1:00 - 2:30 pm


    Are you an adult who LOVES to sing? No experience or sight-reading necessary. Large co-ed choir! Join us, and fill your life with the joy of singing in harmony. Conductor: Asher Farber. For more information contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

    Collection of string instrumentsTuesdays, April 2 - June 11, 2019
    (Beginner) 7:30 - 8:30 pm 
    Wednesdays, April 3 - June 12, 2019
    (Intermediate/Advanced) 7:30 - 8:30 pm 

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    String ensembles for adults (ages 23 and beyond), who wish to reconnect with their instruments, and/or who would like to learn an instrument from the very beginning. Participants are strongly advised to take weekly private lessons as well. We'll have two performance opportunities in the Al Green Theatre. 

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    Spring: Sing Jazz

    Thursdays, April 4 - June 6, 2019
    7:00 - 8:30 pm

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    Eight weeks devoted to one genre! Enjoy the repertoire, vocal technique, and train your ear to harmony. All are welcome. No experience or audition required. The JCC is proud to welcome Alex Fiddes as conductor of the Specialty Choirs. For more information contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

    Graphic of a pink and green jukebox with pink stripes radiating from it Wednesdays, July 3 - August 28, 2019
    1:00 - 2:30 pm
    7:00 - 8:30 pm

    Is your choir on hiatus for the summer? Or are you new to singing and not sure where to begin? Join the MNjcc's 50s Pop Summer Choir! 8 weeks devoted to Buddy Holly, Jerry-Lee Lewis, Elvis, and more. No experience or audition required. Daytime and evening options

    Conductor: Alex Fiddes


    Fee: $120 

    Early Bird Fee: $99 if you register before May 15

    Registration deadline: June 12


    Monday to Friday, July 8 - 12, 2019
    2:00 - 4:00 pm

    This week-long summer string ensemble session is for adults (ages 23 and beyond), who wish to reconnect with their instruments (violin, viola, or cello), and/or have already been involved participating in our year-long adult string ensemble classes. To participate in this daily 2-hour session we recommend at least two years of study. We will explore music of the Baroque era - 21st Century and will tailor sessions to fit the comfort level of the group.

    Fee: $185

    Colourful splashes of paint with musical instruments drawn in white Sundays, March 24 - June 16, 2019
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    Students will be introduced to classic klezmer repertoire as well as music from other folk traditions from around Europe. All musicians should be open to experimenting, trying new things, and improvising! All instruments are welcome.

    Open to players of all instruments aged 13-22 with a minimum of 2-3 years of playing experience. There will be a June 16 concert from 4:00 - 6:00 pm.

    Directed by Arie Verheul van de Ven. 


    Adult Beginner Ukulele
    Wednesdays, April 3 - June 12, 2019 (*no class April 24) 
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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    If you are looking for an instrument that is portable and easy to play as well as a group of people to play and sing your favourite songs with, then this is the course for you! This class will guide you, from the very beginning, through the essential techniques needed to make music on this wonderful instrument, including how to hold a ukulele, tuning, strumming, chords, reading TAB, finger picking, and learning to play in an ensemble. You will play songs from the very first class and have a lot of FUN along the way.   

    Participants will need their own soprano, concert, or tenor ukulele.  The class will use the method book:  Essential Elements for Ukulele, (Hal Leonard) as well as supplementary materials provided by the instructor.

    Fee: $200







    Contact & Info

    750 Spadina Ave. (at Bloor), Toronto, Ontario M5S 2J2

    Phone: 416.924.6211
    Fax: 416.924.0422

    Charitable Registration Number:
    140344243 RR0001

    Wheelchair Accessible

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