The Aeolian Singers

45th Anniversary

These are links to performers and composers that the Aeolians have worked with or sites we think are of interest to choirs:

Alys Howe

The harp sparkles beneath the fingers of this award-winning performer, whose speciality is music springing from Scottish and Irish traditions.

Karen Myatt

Jazz vocalist and theatre artist Karen Myatt has appeared on stages in New York, Mexico, and throughout Canada.

Holly Arsenault

Jazz pianist, composer, arranger, educator.

Daniel Matto

His music showcases a unique style of jazz through original compositions, standards and rarities.

The Halifax Gay Men’s Chorus (HGMC

The brainchild of Tim Callahan-Cross and four other local gay men. They’re there to sing and have fun, and build an incredible community.

Donna Morrissey

Bestselling fiction writer, originally from Newfoundland living in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

Anthony Rissesco

Versatile violin player and educator, experienced in all styles of playing from classical violin to traditional fiddle.

Meaghan Smith

Meaghan Smith is a Canadian singer-songwriter, musician and visual artist and we were thrilled that she joined us in concert in February 2016. Here is a link to her site with tour dates, music, and video.

Stephen Hatfield

In celebration of our anniversary and heart health theme, we’ve commissioned world-renowned Canadian composer Stephen Hatfield to create a new suite of songs for the choir. This will be premiered on May 14, 2011 at the Cohn.

Rita Joe

The Aeolians were privileged to commission music to poetry by Rita Joe for a performance in the early 1980’s, and to have her participate with us in the performance at the Rebecca Cohn Auditorium. We remember her fondly with love and affection, and thank her for her gift of poems.