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 every second Wednesday 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 Also, be sure to visit us on Facebook!

Comfort & Joy — Winter 2021 Concert

Celebrate the season with the Achill Choral Society! This year’s virtual Holiday concert features a mix of previously recorded live concert selections filmed in local venues in Alliston, Bolton, Colgan and Orangeville, plus beautiful choral works recorded by our singers this fall. These uplifting and fun-filled pieces will be sure to put you and your family in the holiday spirit!

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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