Viva performed with Via Choralis Chamber Choir, Vox Humana, Ensemble Laude and Hexaphone, for the Première of Nicholas Fairbank’s Isbjorn! in Nov. 2013. Christ Church Cathedral – Victoria, BC.  Represented is the Crescendo and Concerto ensemble.


At this entry level, singers develop basic musical literacy and other skills, often utilizing Kodaly principles, through exposure to a broad variety of musical styles.  All singers begin with a personal placement interview in order for the director to determine the singer’s needs.

  • Tuesdays, 4:00-5:00 pm – conductor: Yuliya Myers


At this level singers explore international art music, folk, pop and jazz while developing skills in unison and part-singing, while increasing musical literacy and vocal technique.

  • Tuesdays, 5:15-6:15pm – conductor: Yuliya Myers


Singers with greater solo and ensemble experience focus on a higher level of performance.  Members share in the selection of repertoire and in musical direction while learning advanced solo and ensemble skills.

  • Thursdays, 7:00-8:30 pm – conductor Yuliya Myers


By invitation, advanced singers join with alumni and guest instrumentalists for special events and programmes.


Viva invites youth to rehearse and perform with their stringed instruments.