Melos Choir and Period Instruments

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Names
Alternate Name Melos Music Society Inc
Former Name Melos Choir and Chamber Orchestra (The)
Legal Name Melos Music Society Inc.
Location & Accessibility
Site Location N.E. of Queen's University Campus
Located In Community Kingston
Address & Map
Meeting location - St George's Cathedral Great Hall (upstairs)
270 King St E
Kingston, ON K7L 3B1
 
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Intersection Johnson St and King St East
Mailing Address PO Box 815 
Kingston, ON K7L 4X6
Bus Route Notes Kingston Transit Trip Planner
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Parking meters
Description and Services
Description (Service) Mixed-voice choir and period instruments * performing familiar and rarely heard music from the 12th to 18th centuries, using historically informed period performance practices * devoted to developing skilled voices and instrumentalists from within the community of Kingston * providing frequent educational events (workshops, etc.) to the community * offering three concerts each season at St George's Cathedral (Isabel Bader Centre, May 2019), as well as one fundraising event, A Venetian Carnevale, this year at the Italo-Canadian Club in north Kingston
Hours There are no office hours.
Meetings Rehearsals: Wednesday 7 pm-9 pm, September-May at the upstairs Hall of St George's Cathedral
Areas Served Frontenac County ; Hastings County ; Kingston ; Lanark County ; Leeds and Grenville United Counties ; Lennox and Addington County ; Ottawa (City of) ; Prescott and Russell United Counties ; Prince Edward County ; Renfrew County ; Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry United Counties
Eligibility Choir and orchestra selection is determined by audition and depends on whether there are section openings (soprano, alto, tenor, bass, instrumentalists)
Application Call or send an email to arrange an audition
Languages English
Fees Membership ; Donation ; Method(s) of Payment Accepted - cash, cheque, credit card ; Fee assistance available for those with limited means.
Service Categories Music Groups ; Music Performances
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-767-7245
E-Mail meloskingston@gmail.com
Website www.melos-earlymusic.org
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Primary Contact Holly Gwynne-Timothy, Artistic Director; Email: holly.gwynnetimothy@gmail.com
Alternate Contact Angela Stewart, President, Board of Directors; Email: angelas@cogeco.ca
Primary Executive Heather Schreiner, Secretary, Advertising Manager; Phone: 613-634-9312; Email: Ljs2@queensu.ca
Other Details
Established 1984
Funding Grants ; Fundraising - Carnevale night ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 847416310 RR0002 ; Fees - ticket sales ; Private - sponsorships ; Membership fees
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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