Leap of Faith

Sunday, February 25, 2018
Event Title: Leap of Faith
  • Region: Prairie
  • Venue / Location: Bella Concert Hall, Taylor Centre for the Performing Arts, Mount Royal University (4825 Mount Royal Gate SW, Calgary)
  • Time: 3:00pm
  • Price: $35 (general) / $30 (seniors) / $25 (students)
  • Genre: Choral (9+ Voices)
  • External Link: For tickets and more information
Description:

Luminous Voices’s upcoming concert “Leap of Faith” is bringing the beautiful music composed by J.S. Bach, Brahms, Rautavaara, and Eric Whitacre.

The highlight of this matinee will be the world-premiere of "Sea-Dreams" for choir and two flutes by Canadian composer Peter-Anthony Togni commissioned by Luminous Voices with the support of the Canada Council for the Arts and Paul Brown. This piece will feature two top Canadian flutist Sara Hahn and Sarah Gieck.

The programme also includes J.S. Bach motet “Der Geist hilft unsrer Schwachheit auf”, Einojuhani Rautavaara's “Die Erste Elegie”, and Eric Whitacre's “Leonardo Dreams of His Flying Machine”.

OPEN REHEARSAL followed by a reception will be held at at cSPACE King Edward (1721 - 29 Avenue SW, Calgary) on Friday, February 23rd between 4-6:30pm. Please RSVP at info@luminousvoices.ca.