The Elora Singers, under the direction of Mark Vuorinen, has established an international reputation as one of Canada’s finest professional choirs. Founded in 1980, it is the ensemble-in-residence of the Elora Festival for three weeks each summer, in addition to presenting a regular concert series, producing recordings, and touring across Canada and internationally.
Artistic Director and Conductor: Mark Vuorinen
Mark Vuorinen is Artistic Director and Conductor of The Elora Singers and the Elora Festival and Waterloo Region's Grand Philharmonic Choir. He is also Associate Professor and Chair of Music at Conrad Grebel University Colleve at the University of Waterloo and is the President of Choirs Ontario.
Board of Directors
Julie Wilson, Board Chair
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Peter Barr, FCA, FCPA, Past Chair
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Justin Gorgi, Treasurer
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Laura Robertson, Secretary
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Assistant Professor and Conductor
University of Guelph
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Vision, Mission, and Values
To be a performing arts organization that gives the gift of inspiration, hope and joy directly to individuals and communities through immersive and meaningful experiences born of collaborative endeavour.