Sharing Joy Through Song!

Achill — Your Community Choir since 1982!


We are looking for new members. Please join us if you love to sing choral music and like to learn. Achill is a welcoming community that strives to create a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment.

During this time when we can’t meet physically we will be holding Zoom rehearsals bi-weekly, starting Wednesday, September 8 at 7:00 P.M. Led by Artistic Director Shawn Grenke and Collaborative Pianist Nancy Sicsic, we sing classical, contemporary, and traditional works.

For Zoom rehearsals there are no fees or auditions. For further information please email and keep visiting this website as we get closer to the beginning of September.  We’ll make the Zoom link available closer to the 8th of September. Also, be sure to visit us on Facebook!

JOURNEYS — Achill’s free virtual concerts will continue!

Our virtual Spring 2021 concert Journeys has finished. Thank you for all your support! Journeys featured selections from recent spring concerts and from our Canada 150 performance of Missa Gaia, with guest soloists and accompanists. As well, the virtual concert included a...

Shawn Grenke, Artistic Director

Conductor, pianist and organist, Shawn Grenke is Director of Music at Eglinton St. George’s United Church in Toronto, Accompanist to the Elmer Iseler Singers of Toronto, and was Associate Conductor & Collaborative Accompanist for the Amadeus Choir of Toronto for 15 years. He has performed at Roy Thomson Hall, on CBC Radio, and in many festivals, concert series and recitals throughout Canada, the United States and Europe. We are so fortunate to have Shawn as our Artistic Director!

“Keep a Song in Your Heart!”

We have been working hard to keep our choir community together — and will continue to do so! Join us to be part of our coming productions!
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