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    Ariel Choir
    Kindergarten to Grade 1


Mount Royal Conservatory's newest and youngest choral group, Ariel provides an introductory experience in choral music. Singers begin a life-long journey in music in a fun and creative environment. Kindergarten students will begin to learn vocal and musical literacy, while fostering the enjoyment of music. Children from Kindergardten to Grade 1 will build social and emotional connections as they pursue musical excellence with new friends. Ariel will conclude their year of learning with the Mount Royal Conservatory's family of choirs on Calgary's finest stages.

Ariel is a member choir of the Mount Royal Choral Association.

Choir Director: Jamie Popowich

Course CRN Day Date Time Room Fee
Mount Royal Ariel 
(Early Bird - ends July 1st)
90873 Wednesday Sept. 11, 2019 - May 13, 2020 5 - 5:45 p.m. ED2001 $350
Mount Royal Ariel* 90459 Wednesday Sept. 11, 2019 - May 13, 2020 5 - 5:45 p.m ED2001 $375

*Note: Fees prorated if joining in Winter Term 2020.


For new students, you will need create a log in ID and PIN

For existing students, you can log in directly through the "Register Now" button. 


Join Us

No previous singing experience is required. The primary purpose of the voice check and interview is to allow singers and families to meet the director and talk about any past music experience.

During the conversation, the singer will be encouraged to share a familiar song, with the director or as a solo, depending on the their comfort level.

Audition Interview

  • September 4 from 6 - 7:30 pm
There is no need to make an appointment. If you have any questions please call 403.440.6821 or email us at


Open Rehearsals

If you are interested in having your child join the Mount Royal Ariel and would like an opportunity to observe the ensemble in action, please feel free to have your child join us for one of our open rehearsals:

Winter Term

  • Wednesday, January 8, 2020
  • Wednesday, January 15, 2020
  • Wednesday, January 22, 2020 

Mount Royal Choral Association 

 The Mount Royal Choral Association is a parent and volunteer run organization that supports and helps facilitate enrichment programming for all of Mount Royal's children and youth choral programs.

Mount Royal Choral Association Chorister Registration Form

Mount Royal Choral Association Choir Handbook

Mount Royal Choral Association Volunteer Handbook

Talk to us

If you need a hand registering or have a question about our programs, we would love to help you!