As we end another season of Cantiamo, we are happy to report that donations continue to rise and as of June, we have seen more than triple the amount of last year with $2800 received to date. As mentioned in the February newsletter, there are several ways in which we receive donations to Cantiamo including… Continue reading An Update on Donations
This year the Community Foundation of Ottawa awarded the Cantiamo Girls Choir of Ottawa a three year grant to support our music education outreach program. In our mid-season newsletter you will have read a description of this program. This year’s program was very successful in each of its three parts. Part One: The Teacher Workshop… Continue reading CFO Grant Report
In June, 2003, I resigned from my previous choir and intended to take a year off after having conducted choirs for nearly 20 years. In August 2003, composer James Wright contacted me looking for a choir to sing his piece If I Were the Moon (text by Canadian author Sherri Fitch who was keynote speaker)… Continue reading 10th Anniversary – 2013!