Honorary Patrons

Nancy Argenta

Internationally-acclaimed Canadian soprano, vocal teacher, and early music specialist.

“I very much enjoyed my time with Elektra Women’s Choir in the spring of 2013 as their guest artist, and found their artistry, musical sophistication and dedication truly inspiring.”

Isabel Bayrakdarian

Internationally-acclaimed Armenian-Canadian operatic soprano.

“Singing with the Elektra Women’s Choir was a very special and unique experience for me!  Not only was I inspired by the impeccable sound emanating from them, I was also empowered by the strong feminine energy which seemed to envelop us on stage, to create a performance that was beautiful, honest, and transcendent.”

Jane Coop, C.M.

Renowned pianist and distinguished university scholar.

“I have always come away from an Elektra experience with a sense of joy!”

Martha Lou Henley, C.M.

Longtime friend of Elektra, Vancouver arts supporter, and philanthropist.

“Music is the laughter of a happy heart’ – that’s what I think when I hear Elektra Women’s Choir. I was hooked for life from the moment I first heard this choir in 1994 and I have loved it ever since.”

Shelagh Rogers, O.C.

Broadcaster and CBC icon.

“Elektra Women’s Choir has the ability to reach into your heart, touch your soul and send you soaring. It is an honour to hear and to know Elektra. I’ve loved every minute and every note.”