Spring Concert 2019

Musica Viva Singers Present

Mass in Blue

Join Musica Viva Singers under the direction of Scott Richardson for a vibrant performance of Will Todd’s Mass in Blue. 
Premiered in 2003 as Jazz Mass,  it is a dynamic, uplifting, and popular jazz setting of the Latin mass. The work features driving grooves and blues harmonies, short piano solos with Tom Sear on Keyboard and dynamic musical interplay between soprano soloist,  Maghan McPhee, and the choir ensemble.  Rounding out the evening is a selection of gospel/blues favourites including Stand by Me and Heaven Somewhere.
Monday, May 6, 2019 at 7:30 pm (doors open at 7:00 pm)
Centretown United Church
Tickets may be purchased at https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/mass-in-blue-tickets-59671714705

2017/2018 Season

Musica Viva Singers’ 2017-18 concerts:

Monday, December 4, 2017 – A Celtic seasonal celebration; music from the broad Celtic tradition, with a mix of gentle and rousing numbers. We will be accompanied by piano, harp, and flute, and Atlantic Voices members will be joining us for a few selections.

Monday, May 7, 2018 – A program on the theme of trains! With the LRT launch on Ottawa’s radar, we will ride the rails with great melodies, including spirituals, folk songs, and jazz standards, selections such as Take the A-Train, Freedom Train, and People Get Ready.

Contact Us

Do you love to sing? Please think of joining us!

Musica Viva Singers is a community choir of passionate people who gather weekly to share their love of choral music.  We are thrilled to have Scott Richardson as our music director.


How to Donate

As a registered charity, MVS is also grateful for donations. Contributions can be made on-line through Canada Helps (www.canadahelps.org). Charitable tax receipts are issued immediately by Canada Helps. Donations may also be mailed to Musica Viva Singers, 180 Powell Avenue, Ottawa, ON K1S 2A3 or given to any choir member. If you are sending a cheque, be sure that your mailing address is provided.