Elmer Iseler Singers performing in historic Montreal’s L’eglise des Gese in a magnificent Concert with SMAM on Saturday, April 27th, 2019, Lydia Adams and Andrew McAnerney conducting.
Apr. 29, 2019:
«Cinq siècles à 40 voix»: le chant des voûtes [“Five centuries for 40 voices”: the song of the vaults] concert review by Christophe Huss (Le Devoir).
“[Elmer Isler Singers] Ils nous ont fait vivre des moments bouleversants, au coeur de leur partie de programme…”
“[Elmer Iseler Singers] They gave us some intense moments at the heart of their part of the program…”
The Toronto Symphony Orchestra, the Amadeus Choir, the Elmer Iseler Singers and maestro Matthew Halls perform Mahler’s Resurrection Symphony, 2019. Photo: Jag Gundu.
Apr. 21, 2019:
Mahlers Resurrection Symphony: So Hopeful It’ll Make You Cry concert review by Jenna Simeonov (Schmopera).
Apr. 3, 2019: “
Famed Choral Group Elmer Iseler Singers Wows Mindemoya Crowd” Michael Erskine of The Manitoulin Expositor interviews conductor Jane Best of The Manitoulin Community Choir who organized Elmer Iseler Singers’ performance on Manitoulin Island (March 24, 2019 – part of the Elmer Iseler Singers’ 7-Concert Ontario Tour).
“It turned out to be an absolutely wonderful evening,’ said organizer Jane Best
Three conductors, Chris Theijsmeijer of the Island Singers, Lydia Adams of the Elmer Isleler Singers and Jane Best of the Manitoulin Community Choir acknowledge the applause following the final performance of the JUNO Award winning choral group the Elmer Iseler Singers at the Mindemoya Missionary Church. Members of the three choirs are all smiles as they stand behind their conductors. photo by Michael Erskine
John Buchanan, with his 30K run medal
Mar. 31, 2019: Board Member – John Buchanan, ran the full 30k
Around The Bay road race and EIS Singers – Michael Sawarna and Graham Robinson, ran the 5k Around The Bay race in support of the Elmer Iseler Singers. Together they collected over $2,100 supporting the 2019 EIS tours bringing great choral music to Northern Canada.
Graham Robinson and Michael Sawarna after the 5K race
We are grateful to our runners and for the generosity of all their donors in helping us achieve the choir’s goal of making Classical Choral Music accessible in every corner of Canada.
Mar. 15, 2019:
Elmer Iseler singers to hold concert on Manitoulin as part of 40th anniversary tour, interview of Jane Best, conductor of the Manitoulin Community Choir who, along with the Island Singers, are the hosting the Elmer Iseler Singers on March 24, 2019. (Tom Sasvari, The Manitoulin Expositor)
Mar. 14, 2019:
Making music makes Adams happy interviews Lydia Adams in advance of the Junos and discusses the Elmer Iseler Singers upcoming Sault show on March 23, 2019. (Brian Kelly, The Sault Star)
Mar. 14, 2019:
Lydia Adams has the Details on the Elmer Iseler Singers’ Ontario Tour! Classical 102.9fm interview of Lydia Adams on Bill’s Classical Jukebox, with all the details about the upcoming Ontario concert tour.
Feb. 28, 2019: Choral greats Lydia Adams & Jon Washburn chat with Mike Duncan on “Classical Mornings” Choral conductors Lydia Adams and Jon Washburn dropped by The New Classical 96.3 FM “Classical Mornings” to chat with host Mike Duncan about a special collaboration between the Elmer Iseler Singers and the Vancouver Chamber Choir.
Jan. 31, 2019:
Choral Fire in Winter Snow discusses Elmer Iseler Singers’ upcoming concert with The Vancouver Chamber Choir on March 1st. (Brian Chang, The WholeNote, Choral Scene section)
The Vancouver Chamber Choir