SING! The Toronto Vocal Arts Festival

May 24, 2019

June 2, 2019

Free & Ticketed Events

Various Venues, Toronto


Events Description

SING! The Toronto Vocal Arts Festival is Canada’s premier a cappella festival (singing without instruments) held every year in May.

Festival concerts will span an array of musical styles, including pop, rock, jazz, classical, barbershop, world, gospel, folk, live looping and beat boxing, all performed a cappella (voices without instrumental accompaniment).  The festival includes nine ticketed concerts, seven free events, and two days of workshops on the art of a cappella singing.

Featured groups this year include international super-stars The Swingles (UK), some of Canada’s leading a Cappella groups including Countermeasure,  FreePlay, Retrocity, Hampton Avenue, The Watch, a SING! Mass Choir conducted by Kurt Sampson (of Toronto’s Juno Award winning Cadence), celebrated Canadian singers Heather Bambrick, David Sereda, Patricia O’Callahan, up and coming groups The Ault Sisters, Wibi, The Yonge Guns, Onoscatopoeia; and many more.

Want to sing? Choirs, ensembles and individual singers are welcome to register and participate in SING! Public Workshops on a cappella singing and in the MASS CHOIR performance.


Who is it for?

All ages


Tickets : Varies  – free and ticketed events.

Choose from 10 ticketed concerts, 7 free concerts, and a variety of workshops. Or, buy a festival pass and immerse yourself in singing.

Prices for paid concerts range from $20 to $75.
How to get tickets?

Buy Online


Date & Time:

May 24 to June 2, 2019  – Schedule

Venue & Address :
Various Venues, Toronto

Venues range from the venerable Jane Mallett Theatre at the St. Lawrence Centre, to the intimate Dancemakers Theatre Studio 313, and from the funky Opera House on Queen Street East to the music club, Hugh’s Room, on Dundas Street West.

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