Amabile 2014 – 2015 News

Top 10 National Anthems

Who knew that there was a Top 10 for National Anthems? Thanks to watchmojo.com, there is now! Click here to find out more.

Workplace Giving to Amabile

Most workplaces have access to some kind of ‘workplace giving program’ where you can pledge a specific amount to charity. Click here to find out more about how you and your workplace can give to Amabile.

Amabile’s Humble Beginnings

Amabile is an Italian word that simply means “friendly” … and it’s really how Amabile began. Click here to find out how Amabile began.

Congratulations to Andrew Haji

Amabile Alumni Andrew Haji, is a member of the Canadian Opera Company! Click here for more.

Congratulations to Nicholas Borg

Congrats Nicholas! Another Amabile Alumni making music his career! Click here for more.

Amabile Alumna is now Madam Mayor!

Former Amabile Alumna Lisa Helps just became the Mayor of Victoria! Click here to read more.

 Congratulations Alexis Gordon

Former Alumna Alexis Gordon makes her Stratford Festival debut as Julie Jordan in Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Carousel. Click here to read more.

Happy New Year

Thanks to everyone who came out to the first half of our Concert Season! Click here for more concert dates.

30th Anniversary of Amabile Festival Draw Winners

Congratulations to all those individuals who won the Festival Draw!  Click here for the list of winners and their prizes. Click here for more.

Alumni Invitation for Virtual Choir

If you’re an Amabile Alumni and we’re looking for you to come and join in our Virtual Choir to help celebrate the 30th Anniversary! Click here for more information.

This is What Amabile Stands For

We believe this was created by Amabile Co-Founder John Barron. Click here to find out what Amabile stands for!

Amabile Virtual Choir (2)

Click here for more information on how to join in the Virtual Choir for the 30th Anniversary Concert if you can’t make it.

Orchestra London Musicians

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Alumni Jonny Wexler at Budweiser Gardens

Amabile Alumni Jonny Wexler made a recent stop at Budweiser Gardens in the tour stop of Jersey Boys, where he plays Joe Pesci. Click here to read more.

National Winners!

Congratulations to the Amabile Young Men’s Ensemble in the Lower-Voices Youth Choirs category for placing Third! Click here to hear the young men’s pieces!

Plan Now for Amabile Anniversary Concerts

2015 marks the 30th Anniversary of the Amabile Youth Singers and the 26th Anniversary of the Junior Amabile Singers. Click here for the list of Reunion Concerts! You won’t want to miss them!

Amabile Auditions Start June 8th

Click here to learn more about how you can join the Amabile Choirs!

Alzheimer’s Walk for Team Phoenix

Honouree family was Ken Fleet and family, walking as Team Phoenix with a big contingent of Amabile friends to support them. Click here for more about how the Amabile Family spend the day together for great causes.

Allison (sort of) Retires!

After 11 years as a collaborative pianist with the Amabile Youth Singers and Prima: Amabile Women’s Choir, Allison Eagles is stepping back to concentrate her energies as a Mom and to spend more time on her other musical pursuits. Click here for more.

Congratulations Again to Our Composer-in-Residence! 

All the works that Matthew has composed for Amabile Choirs this season will now be published by the largest choral publisher in North America – Hal Leonard Publishing. Click here to read more.

Bonnie Shewan-Burroughs is RETIRING!

After a frenetic ride, Bonnie is Retiring! Click here to read more about how one of Amabile’s treasured Accompanists is retiring!

Congrats to Prima & Primus

The two senior choirs of the Amabile Family were invited as guests to be apart of the Toronto Symphony Orchestra’s The Wizard and I – The Music of Stephen Schwartz. Click here for more.

Animato – A Young Musician’s Program

We’re excited to announce a new year of a music readiness program geared towards the early years and primary years of childhood. Click here for more information about Animato’s new season!

Amabile Boys & Men’s Auditions

The ABMC will begin holding Fall Auditions in September. Click here for more information.

Ontario Youth Choir & Amabile

The Ontario Youth Choir is widely praise for its choral excellence and innovative and adventurous programming – and this year we have many our of Amabile Family included. Click here to read more.