Welcome to the Cape Breton Chorale website!

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The Cape Breton Chorale has been thrilling audiences since its formation over thirty years ago. The Chorale has given more than 200 performances throughout the Maritimes, England, Wales, Ireland and Scotland.

The Chorale has shared the stage with a variety of musical stars, ranging from Celine Dion to Rita MacNeil and has performed before numerous visiting dignitaries including Queen Elizabeth II.


Salute to Canada

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Salute to Canada: May 28th at the Highland Arts Centre.

Celebrating Canada’s 150 Anniversary!

7:00 p.m.

Presented by the Cape Breton Chorale

with the Northside Honour Choir

Venue: Highland Art Theatre

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Cape Breton Chorale presents 'The Peacemakers'

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The Cape Breton Chorale with the Northside Honour Choir and guest musicians present 'The Peacemakers' by Karl Jenkins.

A choral work extolling peace and those who have been its messengers

May 29, 2016 at the United Protestant Church in Sydney River at 7:00 p.m.

Tickets: 25.00

Tickets available from:

Cape Breton Curiosity Shop

Chorale Members

Or by contacting 902.539.7495

Sister Rita Clare Music Scholarship

Again this year, The Cape Breton Chorale is pleased to offer the Sister Rita Clare Music Scholarship to a student of the Cape Breton-Victoria Regional School Board who plans to pursue full-time studies in music or music education at a recognized post-secondary institute.

The Music Scholarship was set up in 2009 in Sister Rita’s name to honor her for the many years she has dedicated to the love of music and the pursuit of excellence in its teaching.  Sister Rita Clare is recognized as an outstanding educator and director.

Copies of the Sister Rita Clare Music Scholarship Application Form may be downloaded by clicking pdfhere .  The amount of the scholarship this year is $800 and the completed application form is due May 15.  If you have any questions, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.