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Just Voices is a community-oriented activist choir in Ottawa, on unceded Algonquin territory. We use our voices to inspire social change and contribute to movements for social and environmental justice, racial and gender equality, and struggles against violence, war and poverty.

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID December 2022 Solstice Concert

DECEMBER 17, 2022 7 PM Church of the Ascension, 253 Echo Dr. Ottawa

Guest Performer MARIA HAWKINS

We're so excited to sing next Saturday (Dec 17) with Ottawa's Blues Lady, Maria Hawkins, our solstice concert special guest. She raises her powerful voice in bluesy classics, but also to support good causes and bring together communities.

Solstice concert details and sign-up here:

Get a taste of her singing in this original song created for an Indigenous Reconciliation event in 2015:

Maria Hawkins


Just Voices - an activist choir in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada is seeking a new choir director!

Starting date: January 2023 or as soon as possible thereafter
Honorarium: $3,800 (Sept - June)*

For more information contact the hiring committee at jvhiring2022@gmail.com
Subject: Choir Director Position

Applications accepted until: Sept. 30, 2022

*The choir is active from September to June, usually with concerts in the middle of December and the middle of June. Other smaller gigs occur throughout the year.

We invite you to have a look at the job description for more information. CHOIR DIRECTOR

Mp3 Recordings of some songs sung at our December 2019 Concert:

Trouble and Beauty
Living in One World

The choir’s Facebook page is at https://m.facebook.com/JustVoices/.

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Singers Wanted

While the choir varies in size between 15 and 25 people, we are always happy to receive new members. There's no audition process, so just show up at one of our rehearsals and join in. The main requirement is that you can carry a tune, and the ability to read music is helpful, but not essential. Please have at look at our Welcome Sheet if you are interested in joining us.

photo of the choir members

JustVoices' Facebook Page

Choir History

photo of the choir members

(Above: the choir members 15 Dec 2014)

Solstice Concert 2014

(Above: the choir at our Solstice Concert 17 Dec 2014)

Updated Sep. 18, 2014

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