Meet Our Staff


Artistic Director, Choir Director

Julie Deck: Junior Choir DirectorJulie Deck, B.Mus, B.Ed is thrilled to be returning as the Artistic Director of The Peterborough Children’s Chorus.  She has been with the organization for 12 years either as a conductor, accompanist or parent.  Julie studied organ performance and choral conducting at the University of Toronto where she was Assistant to the Hart House Chorus and the Choral Scholar for The Church of St. Mary Magdalene.  She recently was chosen as one of 12 conductors to participate in the Halifax Choral Conductor’s Institute.  Her love for children’s voices crosses into her teaching experiences, currently working at the Peterborough Children’s Montessori & Preparatory School.  In addition to classroom teaching, she has an active piano studio.  Julie also works with adult choirs, now currently at St. John the Evangelist Anglican Church, Peterborough as Music and Choir Director.  Her desire is to create meaningful musical experiences for young and old to inspire lifelong creation and appreciation of music.


Carolyn Hoy


Carolyn sang with the Peterborough Children’s Chorus for 15 years. After graduating from the choir she joined the Board of Directors and in 2019 took on the role of administrator for the choir. Carolyn will be around all rehearsals and choir events helping in the background. She is excited to enter another year with the choir and cannot wait to meet all of your choristers in person!