Daytime Choir

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    January 7 - March 17, 2020 (*no class March 10)
    1:00 - 2:30 pm

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    This fun and friendly co-ed choir welcomes all levels of singers. Enjoy a variety of repertoire while also learning how to harmonize. No audition necessary. Conductor: Asher Farber. For more information contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

    Fee: $55

    3% CIF plus HST charges may apply

     

     

    Spring Session

    March 31 - June 9, 2020

    $55/session

     

    Summer Session

    June 23 - August 11, 2020

    $40/session

     

    Asher Farber, Conductor

    Asher is a freelance pianist, collaborator and teacher. Originally from Ottawa, he is now primarily located in Toronto. He completed his Masters of Music in Collaborative Piano Performance at the University of Toronto in April 2014 with Steven Philcox. He also has a Bachelor of Music in Piano Performance from the University of Ottawa, where he graduated in 2011 Magna Cum Laude. Asher began working with the Miles Nadal Jewish Community Center in the fall of 2014 as the accompanist of the Daytime Choir. He is now the conductor of the Daytime Choir and the accompanist for the MNjcc evening Community Choir with Mark Ramsay. Asher also plays piano for Eurhythmy classes at Waldorf Academy for grades two to eight, inspiring young minds to respond to music with coordinated expressive movement.

    Clive Walton, Accompanist

    Clive’s formal studies began whilst he was a chorister at Chelmsford Cathedral(Essex, England)winning a scholarship to the Guildhall School of Music and Drama (London, England) at age 11. After graduating the Associate course in both singing and piano he has worked mainly in theatre as a singer, pianist and actor, including chorus member Rossini Opera Festival (Pesaro, Italy), ‘Show-Boat”(Opera North) ,Bitter-Sweet(New Sadler’s Wells Opera) ‘She Loves Me’ (Savoy Theatre), ‘Camelot’(Liverpool Playhouse), ‘Amadeus’ (Wolsey Theatre, Ipswich) June Moon (Vaudiville). Singer on BBC radio 2 and various recordings in London. Since coming to Canada in 2003,appeared in theatre- Private Lives(Theatre New Brunswick), Souvenir( Gravesend Opera House), Frost/Nixen (Neptune, Halifax) Sherlock Homes( Grand, London, Ont). Also worked extensively on TV, Film and radio and motion capture formats. Accompanist at the Miles Nadal JCC, and Prosserman Centres, Arts Educational Schools, six seasons with Opera For All.

     

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    Contact & Info

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

    Phone: 416.924.6211
    Fax: 416.924.0422
    Email: info@mnjcc.org

    Charitable Registration Number:
    140344243 RR0001