Axworthy was director for
nearly 30 years of Orpheus Choral Group, an outreach group of Orpheus Musical Theatrical Society, and she continued on seamlessly
with those duties when we became the independent Voices in Harmony in
September 2014. Anne not only directs our music, she also teaches our chorus
singing techniques at
every practice so that we can bring the very best in sound and music to you our audience.
also directs The Ladies of the
Day, a women’s barbershop chorus. She currently sings with Canadian Showtime Chorus (Sweet Adelines),
in the past sang for 35 years with the Capital Chordettes of Harmony, Inc. and for five years, with her husband Bill Wilson, directed the Ottawa Police Chorus.
The Voices in
Harmony logo portrays an innovative image of the group to its audience.
symbolizes Ottawa, which is known for its Tulip Festival. The flower is also a
representation of the beauty and harmony of nature which resembles the qualities
of the chorus.
The colour red
represents Canada and the passion the group demonstrates at each of their
The clef sign
is embedded in the flower as a musical symbol. The white colour also adds some
light to the logo and creates a visual point of interest.
The mixture of
two fonts helps to create a perfect combination between the classic typeface
and a more personal handwriting touch.
“Palatino Linotype“ is classy and contemporary at the same time. “Notera” font
impresses a more casual and relaxed feeling for Voices.
Voices in Harmony thanks Alicia Paloukas, creative director of Spire Design (spiredesign.ca) for her imaginative work in designing our logo.