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October 22, 2018 - 3:33pm








The Hills are a riot of colour and the mornings are getting frosty. It's official—fall is well under way! Castenchel choristers have been hard at work since the beginning of September preparing the repertoire of this thirty-ninth...

October 21, 2018 - 6:49pm

It's time for Cheese again! As part of our fundraising activities, Castenchel is proud to offer two collections of award winning cheeses from the Abbaye de Saint-Benoit-du-Lac. The “Coffret...

August 27, 2018 - 11:31am












Do you like to sing? Come join us…  
The 2018-2019 season is underway

Rehearsals are every Wednesday, 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm starting Wednesday,...

August 26, 2018 - 12:00am












Since learning of St-Stephen’s parish decision to restrict musical activities to religious repertoire in the future and the impact on future Castenchel concerts, the community has been taking an...

September 26, 2017 - 7:19am

Castenchel Choir just spent a wonderful weekend at the CAMMAC Music Center at Lake Macdonald in the Laurentians. 

From September 23-24 we...

May 27, 2017 - 7:30pm











(La version française suit)

What a phenomenal way to end our 2016-17 season...  performing a sold out show at the Centre Wakefield La Pêche!


May 6, 2017 - 7:45pm











From CBC News


Indigenous musicians, Ottawa high school choirs join voices...

November 9, 2016 - 4:00pm

Check out this lovely blog post from Baobab about our recent show!

August 22, 2016 - 11:59am

Castenchel's exciting 2016-2017 Season

 ~ le message en français suit ~

Entering our third year with Artistic Director Lee Carter, Castenchel Choir’s 2016-2017 season is promising to be full of exciting music, wonderful...

September 9, 2015 - 12:00am

Castenchel 2015-2016 season has begun! Rehearsals are underway for the second season under the baton of Lee Carter, our music director. We have an exiting season lined up with at least 4 concerts beginning with a concert of Remembrance on November 7 and...

April 15, 2015 - 9:00pm

As you may have noticed, Castenchel has a new website! We took time at our rehearsal on Wednesday to celebrate the launch of the new site. Members were treated to cake and a live tour of the website and its features. Thanks to Christine for arranging the cake and to Neil for all hiw work getting...

April 9, 2015 - 2:11pm

As part of our fundraising activities, Castenchel is proud to offer two collections of award winning cheeses from the Abbaye de Saint-Benoit-du-Lac. The “Coffret Dégustation” box contains a selection of 6 individually wrapped cheeses...