Voice Requirements:

​The ladies chorus sings in 3 and 4 part harmony: 1st soprano, 2nd soprano, 1st alto and 2nd alto (SSAA)

Opportunities are offered frequently to perform in small ensembles as well as singing with the full chorus.




'Edelweiss' from The Sound of Music. Music by Richard Rogers - Words by Oscar Hammerstein and arranged for 3-part ladies chorus by Linda Spevacek

Membership Requirements:


​Choral Experience with singing a dedicated voice part.

  • ​Basic understanding of music theory, and basic to intermediate sight reading skills
  • straight tone singing, ability to match pitch and blend with other singers
  • Attend at least one rehearsal a week
  • ​Learn own voice part, using mp3 files and sheet music prior to commencing rehearsals each term.
  • ​Singers stand for extended periods of time both in rehearsals and performances
  • ​Volunteer time to assist in some capacity throughout the year. there are many aspects of the chorus's operation where assistance is required
  • fundraising
  • ​pay membership dues each term

​How do I Join?

  • Contact us at westottawaladieschorus@gmail.com to arrange an audition.
  • ​Auditions are informal, gentle and scheduled  with the music director.


Four Strong Winds - Ian Tyson, arranged for four-part ladies chorus by Larry Nickel

Rehearsals:.

Wednesday:  1:30-3:30pm

​Kanata Baptist Church http://www.kbc.ca/en/location-and-hours

​465 Hazeldean Rd


Sunday:  2:00-4:00pm

Bridlewood Trails

480 Brigitta St. Kanata

http://www.bridlewoodretirement.com