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For over two decades, the Cantabile Choirs of Kingston, under the direction of Dr. Mark Sirett, have created superb memories for countless choristers, parents, volunteers and audiences.
Join us for Paint the Stars, Cantabile’s 23rd season of memorable concerts, delivered with Cantabile’s hallmark blend of innovative programming and musical excellence.

North Star
Sat Nov 3, 2018
The Spire, 82 Sydenham St.

the stars never fade only burst forward
catapulted into a future that exists for the dreamer in you.
-Vera Wabegijig

Cantabile pays tribute to indigenous people, the original caretakers of these lands and waterways. Cantabile is honoured to bring to Kingston, Anishinaabe poet, Vera Webegijig, for this memorable event. Children’s, Teens & Adult Choirs perform.

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One Star
Fri Dec 21, 7:30 pm
Sat Dec 22, 2 pm & 7:30 pm
The Spire, 82 Sydenham St.

Love was born at Christmas;
Star and angels gave the sign.
-Christina Rossetti

Cantabile’s glorious celebration of the holiday season with candlelight, carols and songs of the season! Be sure to join us for this enthralling event that captures the magic of the season. Evening performances feature all but the Junior Choir. The Matinee features all choirs.

Star of County Down
Sat March 2, 2019
The Spire, 82 Sydenham St.

Had I the heaven’s embroidered cloths,
Enwrought with golden and silver light.
-Wm. Butler Yeats

Irish conductor, Bernie Sherlock, director of the acclaimed New Dublin Voices, makes her Canadian debut as Cantabile’s conductor-in-residence. An imaginative programme embroidered with inspired music. The Teen & Adult Choirs perform.

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Star light, Star bright
Sat April 6, 2019
The Spire, 82 Sydenham St.

Like stars are to the sky, so are the children to our world.
They deserve to shine!
– Chinonye Chidolue

The enchanting young singers sparkle in the spotlight. Joining the children will be La Jeunesse of Cobourg, directed by Markus Howard. A new Cantabile choir will debut at this event! The Primary, Junior & Children’s Choirs perform.

Sky Full of Stars
Sat May 25, 2019
Isabel Bader Centre, 390 King St W.

We all shine on…like the moon and the stars and the sun
…we all shine on…
– John Lennon

Montreal’s a cappella male quartet, Quartom, joins Cantabile in a light-hearted finale to the season. Their skillful and versatile singing, infectious stage presence, and contagious good humour will charm Kingston audiences. The Teen & Adult Choirs perform. There is limited seating available for this special concert presentation; subscribe early to avoid disappointment!

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