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Elektra is headed to Vernon!

On Saturday, May 23rd, Elektra is delighted to be part of the North Okanagan Community Concert Series, taking place in the Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre! Our Okanagan friends are warmly invited to see us perform in this lovely space. For more information and tickets please go to the Vernon and District Performing Arts …read more

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Guest choir Cantus talks Tapestry!

From Cantus! “It is with great expectation that Cantus travels to Canada to be a part of the festival! It is always exciting to meet new womens’ choirs, especially those who have high standards in their music performance. We are all looking forward to cooperating with other choral singers during our days spent in Vancouver. …read more

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Introducing Guest Percussionist Beverley Johnston

Percussionist Beverley Johnston has forged a groundbreaking artistic path, elevating the marimba to a new level and leaving a legacy of exciting new repertoire. Direct from Toronto for one performance only, she’s Elektra’s special guest artist for the Impulse concert on Saturday, March 14th. Come experience the artist that the Halifax’s Chronicle-Herald described as “…a …read more

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Choral Leadership for Young Women!

Looking forward to welcoming girls in Grades 8 – 12 for our third annual Choral Leadership for Young Women workshop on January 31st.  What do we do that day, you ask?  Well, we start out as a large group of singers, including our Elektra members.  We will get our voices warmed up under the leadership …read more

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Announcing new CD ‘All My Heart is Listening’!

All My Heart is Listening – a line from the beautiful poem Noche de Lluvia by Juanita de Ibarbourou and the title of Elektra Women’s Choir’s twelfth recording.  Elektra is delighted to announce the release of its 12th CD, featuring music of composers Christine Donkin, Malcolm Edwards, Bjørn Kruse, Ramona Luengen, Kate MacColl, Sid Robinovitch, Sheldon Rose, Stephen Smith, Ward …read more

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Welcome!

Welcome to a new season and a new website for Elektra! Thanks for visiting – we know this is how so many of our listeners experience us, and we’re thrilled to make that experience smoother and more up-to-date for you. As well as giving details on our upcoming 28th season, and sharing our past programming …read more