Octatonic Decadence was formed in January of 2010 and already has achieved first place standing in the Canadian Federation of Music Festivals National Music Festival 2010 in the Choral Ensemble category, winning the Richard W. Cooke prize. Formed by David Buley, the group’s membership fluctuates as required according to the voices needed for the wide array of music the group performs.


Since our formation, we have given numerous successful concerts in the Sudbury area.

We typically sing a cappella chamber music, and from such composers as


    Gregoria Allegri

        John Bennet

            Hildegard von Bingen

                William Byrd

                  Maurice Duruflé

                    Christine Donkin

                        Henry Gorecki

                               Morten Lauridsen

                                    Paul Mealor

                                          R. Murray Schafer

                                               Joshua Shenk

                                                  Charles Villers Stanford

                                                      Thomas Tallis

                                                        John Tavener

                                                            Tomas Luis da Vittoria

                                                                   Peter Warlock

                                                                        Thomas Weelkes


                                                                                    and many others


                 We continually strive for innovative programming and a pure clear sound.

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