Saskatchewan Choral Federation
 
 

Members

Choir Members >>

The Saskatchewan Choral Federation welcomes all choirs to become members of the organization.  In addition to rights and responsibilities associated with governing the organization, Choir Membership privileges include access to the SCF Music Library and Federation equipment, copies of all public correspondence and the opportunity to apply for new choir, special project and festival funding.  Choristers in member choirs are considered to be Associate Members and receive invitations and reduced rates (where available) to special Federation events and direct distribution of electronic newsletters where contact information has been provided.

Member choirs automatically become Associate Members of the national choral organization, Choral Canada and receive communiqués and special offers of interest and benefit to Canadian choirs.

COMPLETE THE ON-LINE CHOIR/ENSEMBLE MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION *


Individual Members

Individuals who are actively engaged in choral music are invited to become members of the organization.  In addition to rights and responsibilities associated with governing the organization, Indivdual Membership privileges include access to the SCF Choral Library and Federation equipment, copies of all public correspondence and invitations and reduced rates (where available) to special Federation events.

Full-time students receive all the benefits of Individual Members at a reduced membership rate.

COMPLETE THE ON-LINE INDIVIDUAL/STUDENT MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION*

 

Corporate Members

This membership category is open to any person or organization who subscribes to and supports the objectives of the Federation, but who is not actively engaged in making choral music.  Corporate Members may observe at general and special meetings and receive public correspondence, invitations and reduced rates (where available) to special Federation events.

COMPLETE THE ON-LINE CORPORATE MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION*

 

Honourary Members

Honorary Members are recognized for exemplary service to the organization and receive public correspondence, invitations and reduced rates (where available) to special Federation events.  Membership is awarded by unanimous vote of the Board of Directors and ratified at an annual meeting.  There is no membership fee. 

 

 * YOU WILL BE INVOICED FOR THE APPROPRIATE MEMBERSHIP FEE WITHIN THREE (3) BUSINESS DAYS.  PAYMENT INSTRUCTIONS WILL BE PROVIDED AT THAT TIME.

 

 

 

 

 

    

Benefits of Membership

Awards Program – conductor/singer long-service awards, community service awards, outstanding administrator, lifetime achievement award.

ChorFest Saskatchewan* – bring your choir to work with accomplished clinicians in preparation for your spring concert, festival and touring season.

Concert Program Copying* – email us a PDF of your program, we’ll copy and ship it back to you – colour and B&W copying available at favourable rates.

Equipment Rentals* – borrow the choral risers and/or choral shell.

Summer Music Camps – sponsor or be a staff member as SCF takes music education & awareness to youth in inner city communities each summer.

Library Cost Share Program* - SCF pays 75% of the cost, choir pays 25% to purchase new music.

Library Loans* – access the SCF music library – 6000+ choral title, 1200+ band scores, 250+ orchestra scores, you only pay small library improvement fee.

Library Search* - we’ll make arrangements for your choir to borrow materials from other choral federations across Canada – you pay S&H/ borrowing fees.

Mentorship Program – opportunity for emerging directors to work with, and learn from, established choral conductors.

Notifications* – let the community know about upcoming concerts, job opps, workshops through SCF social media.

SCF Boardroom – use the Music Centre (30-35 people) or the Boardroom (15-20 people) for meetings.

SCF Music Centre – use the new Music Centre for choir rehearsals, workshops and retreats of up to 30-35 people.

Nova Voce Scholarship Program – mentorship & funding for an aspiring choral music student.

Saskatchewan Youth Choir – send your best young singers to represent Saskatchewan as they perform and tour under the direction of Canada’s most accomplished choral conductors.

*some restrictions apply depending upon membership category