“Guided by Mr. Adilman and Mr. Goldman, Choir! Choir! Choir! is a fully inclusive public choir that meets every week to construct large-scale public pop-song performances. It is both a live concert and a social experiment, blurring the line between audience and performer.”
– Globe and Mail Sept 2013
Here’s a selection of recent media coverage.
HOW CHOIR! CHOIR! CHOIR! BECAME TORONTO'S MUST-SEE SHOW →
If you ask a question like how did Choir! Choir! Choir! get so big and become the hottest ticket in Toronto, you might not get a simple answer. Both Nobu Adilman and Daveed Goldman, who lead the five-year-old musical behemoth, say it’s because of the people, the singers and non-singers who come to the smaller weekly sessions as well as the massive event-driven sing alongs. But dig a little deeper into that eager, passionate crowd and you’ll find it’s a lot more complex.
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BIG IN BRASIL!
November 2016 in Rio, DaBu led a huge group of Brasilian celebrites and a bunch of choirs in song. The tune was Um Novo Tempo, an infectious classic that gets re-arranged every year, and now the video is playing all over the country to celebrate the holiday season. If that wasn’t enough, they also appeared on the Programa do Jô (Soares), the Letterman of Brasil, where backstage, they met actress Sophie Charlotte!
Click here and here to watch Dabu’s appearance on Programa do Jô!
CBS NEWS FEELS THE C!C!C! LOVE! →
Watch CBS’s piece about Choir! Choir! Choir!
Watch CBS's piece about Choir! Choir! Choir!
CHOIR! CHOIR! CHOIR! IS! TRENDING!
After the video from our Epic Night singing Hallelujah with Rufus Wainwright was picked up by several news outlets, it started trending on Facebook. A post of the video quickly reached more than 15 million views on the site.
Wanna check out what everyone’s talking about? Just click on the pic below…
TORONTO LIFE MAKES A TOP 10 LIST OF THEIR FAVE CHOIR! VIDEOS
“Choir! Choir! Choir! has sung with Tegan and Sara at the Junos, performed at a David Bowie tribute in New York and invaded Massey Hall to pay homage to Prince. Anyone can join: just show up at Clinton’s Tavern with a fiver on Tuesday or Wednesday nights. Need some inspiration? Here are the chorus’ 10 best videos.”
What video will take their top spot? Check out the article to compare your favourites to Toronto Life’s…
ROLLING STONE, NME, YAHOO!, +++, COVER OUR EPIC NIGHT WITH RUFUS WAINWRIGHT
1500 hundred singers joined Choir! Choir! Choir! for Luminato Festival at the Hearn Generating Station in Toronto. Daveed + Nobu (AKA DaBu) taught them back up parts to Leonard Cohen’s Hallelujah, then Rufus Wainwright joined them on stage to sing lead.
The video is our most viewed to-date, and is getting the attention of:
Rolling Stone: See Rufus Wainwright’s Stunning Cover of ‘Hallelujah’ Backed by 1,500 Singers
NME: Watch Rufus Wainwright and 1,500 other people cover Leonard Cohen’s ‘Hallelujah’
Yahoo!: Rufus Wainwright Sings A Powerful Rendition Of ‘Hallelujah’ With A 1,500 Person Choir
Consequence of Sound: Wainwright and Toronto’s Choir! Choir! Choir! perform a magical cover of the Cohen classic
…to name a few!
IT'S A WONDERFUL DAY WHEN THE NEW YORKER TAKES NOTICE.
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