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The Stairwell Carollers Choir Blog
Stairwell Carollers
Canada's bilingual, award-winning acappella chamber choir. En Fran├žais - Les Chanteurs Stairwell, Ottawa, Ontario
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(Kristina's perspective) PART 3 - Why I sing!    Read PART 1 and PART 2 first! - all photos below by Kristina Roudiy Why do I love singing in a choir? And particularly the Stairwell...

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3 hours ago |
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From our 30th anniversary year, 2007 - 10 years ago. 2017 is our 40th! Here is Part 2 of the interview with Stairwell Carollers Director, Pierre Massie, for Ottawa Morning. On CBC, Radio One with...

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2 days ago |
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Working on our most popular piece of Sacred music, Missa Brevis, by Antonio Lotti, Pierre gets into the Nitty Gritty of a Latin Ditty. Choral Cacophony podcast #9  focuses on a few vocal...

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 Do you love choral music and are looking forward to this year's Stairwell Caroller concerts? To celebrate our 40th anniversary, and as part of the Canada 150 celebrations, The Stairwell ...

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(Kristina's perspective PART 2 - Read PART 1 first!) - all photos by Kristina Roudiy Don't expect this kind of rehearsal (below)with hundreds of singers around you and the choir director so far...

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7 days ago |
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Another take of our new 2017 group photo - this one is a personal fave because I like everyone's expressions and the effects filter picks up colours in everyone's hair. Even Pete's :) It's an oldie...

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9 days ago |
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Nothing could be finer, than to sing Harmonic Minor in the mo-o-orning... Well, maybe not the MORNING (cough) Harmonic Minor Scales are tricky to say the least. They sound spooky too -- just in time...

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12 days ago |
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(Kristina's perspective - PART 1 - all photos by Kristina Roudiy) First, you audition in front of a jury of four...tout d'abord, tu passes une audition devant un jury de quatre personnes.You don't...

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14 days ago |
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Our new 2017 group photo is here! You're going to see some variations of this pic across the web. Pierre likes a black and white version for the website and I love a soft colour version. I'll blog...

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16 days ago |
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When Pierre presented us with a warmup that he invented (I think) using an old favourite French children's song, O Claire De la Lune, we thought he had lost it. Maybe he was yearning for his...

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