OUR DIRECTORS AND MANAGEMENT TEAM
Dr. Ray Danley holds an Associate of the Royal Conservatory of Toronto (ARCT) in vocal performance and earned his Doctorate from the University of Toronto. Ray directed the Scarborough Dukes of Harmony to victory in the summer of 1976, qualifying them to compete in the International competition the next year. They were the first competitor, quartet or chorus, from outside the United States to win gold. Ray was inducted into the Barbershop Hall of Fame in 2018.
During her 20+ years in teaching, Barb directed choirs and musical stage plays for students from kindergarten to grade 8. She has also performed in, directed and produced community theatre comedies, dramas and musicals. Barb is a member of both the Theatre Aurora Board and the teaching team of Newmarket’s Broadway North Youth Theatre Company. Barb is honoured to have been working with Dr. Ray Danley, and directing the A Cappella York Chorus, since August of 2021.
Chair - Music