Founded in 1937 by John E. Ronan, St. Michael's Choir School continues to serve Toronto's St. Michael's Cathedral with the finest music from the Roman Catholic tradition. 260 boys from grades 3 through 12 form four choirs (SA, SSAA, and two SATB). The school is affiliated with the Pontifical Institute of Sacred Music in Rome.
St. Michael's Choir School, Toronto A relatively little-known choir from Canada that has consistently produced great soloists and fine recordings. The full choir of men and boys accompanied by full orchestra does a fine job on THE HOLY CITY and Mozart's LAUDATE DOMINUM with trebles Peter Briarly & Paul Pickles.
St. Michael's Choir School, TorontoBrian O'Byrne St. Michael's Cathedral Choir School Toronto was founded in 1937 by the late Monsignor John E. Ronan. Being dedicated to the task of educating musically talented boys in the liturgy of the church. Conductor in the record is Father Armstrong. Tracks are:
DIES SANCTIFICATUS/O MAGNUM MYSTERIUM/THE VIRGIN'S SLUMBER SONG(SOLO BRIAN O'BYRNE, SOPRANO 12 YRS. OLD)/JESUS SLEEPING IN A MANGER/LO, WHEN CHRIST WAS BORN(SOLO BRIAN O'BYRNE)/AVE MARIA/AND OTHERS.