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The Stairwell Carollers Choir Blog
Stairwell Carollers
Canada's bilingual, award-winning acappella chamber choir. En Français - Les Chanteurs Stairwell, Ottawa, Ontario. Auditions twice a year.
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What would you like to get to commemorate your 40th year directing your choir? Chocolates? flowers? A new tuning fork? Susan, alto and treasurer, had the BEST idea. But I'm getting ahead of...

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Ok, we all need SOMETHING to distract us from this so-called "Spring" weather! Join us for a Pub Night bevvie! A long-standing Stairwell Tradition - once a month Pub Night allows Stairwellers to...

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St. John Chrysostom balcony Arnprior, Photo - J. Robert Macdonnell  DESIGNER FOR LITURGICAL SPACEWe are thrilled and excited that our first concert of the Spring 2018 season will be in a...

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A Musical Trivia Quiz to celebrate the arrival (or not) of Spring:)  ANSWERS AT END OF POST 1. Which British composer, whose work we'll be performing on May 27th at St Martin's Church, lived in...

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Ottawa choir, The Stairwell Carollers, perform beautiful Abendlied - written by Josef Gabriel Rheinberger. This is a brand new upload of a video of our live concert performance, recorded at St....

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In this week's Choral Cacophony Podcast, The Fonz from Happy Daze fame and spaghetti are featured. The Ahhhh of Spaghetti, The Ayy of the Fonz. Pierre uses both these vivid examples (and others) to...

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Christoph, bass: An interview by David Rain, tenor How long have you been with the Stairwell Carollers, Christoph? This is my third season with the Carollers – I joined in January 2016. What led...

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For today, a Medieval Mass sung by the men of the Stairwell Carollers. Pierre took suggestions from historical texts to inform the interpretation. Listening to this I feel transported - back to a...

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To keep quality up, while keeping many PR tasks in the air at once, I have decided to go to a Biweekly release for our Choral Cacophony Podcast. Stay tuned for a new Podcast next Monday :) About...

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A fledgling composer gets to hear his pieces performed Never in a thousand years did I think this would happen. I’m in a state of total shock; here’s my story. In 2015, at the young age of 63, I...

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