Saturday, December 16, 2017
Event Title: A Christmas Gift - The Amabilis Singers
  • Region: British Columbia
  • Venue / Location: New Westminster Christian Reformed Church, Burnaby 8255 13th Ave., between 1st Street and Newcombe
  • Time: 2:00pm
  • Price: $Adults/Seniors: $20 | Children under 12: free Tickets: Available from all choir members, at the door, or by calling 604.897.7258
  • Genre: Choral (9+ Voices)
  • External Link: http://amabilissingers.org
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A CHRISTMAS GIFT
2:00pm Saturday, December 16, 2017

New Westminster Christian Reformed Church, Burnaby
8255 13th Ave., between 1st Street and Newcombe

Amabilis invites you to an afternoon concert celebrating both the joy and the tender beauty of the Christmas season. The programme features Kim Arnesen's gentle His Light in Us, Sara Quartel's hauntingly beautiful arrangement of The Huron Carol, the meaningful eloquence of Juso Elberdin's Ubi caritas and Hyo Won Woo's fabulously exuberant Cum Sancto Spiritu.

Thursday, June 1, 2017
Event Title: Childhood Memories
  • Region: Prairie
  • Venue / Location: All Saints' Anglican Cathedral, 10035 103 Street NW, Edmonton
  • Time: 7:30pm
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  • Genre: Choral (9+ Voices)
  • External Link: https://procoro.ca/childhood-memories
Description:

An exploration of childhood as experienced in diverse cultures around the world and here at home. Featured composers include Veljo Tormis and Uģis Prauliņš alongside Canadians Michal Novotny and Allan Gilliland.

Sunday, May 7, 2017
Event Title: Old, New, Borrowed & Blue
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Spiritus Chamber Choir presents “Old, New, Borrowed and Blue”, a beautiful program of music inspired by love and longing, including works by Morley, Stanford, Durufle, Wagner and more.

Sunday, March 12, 2017
Event Title: Ice & Fire
  • Region: Prairie
  • Venue / Location: Bella Concert Hall, Mount Royal University (4825 Mount Royal Gate SW, Calgary)
  • Time: 3:00pm
  • Price: $20-25
  • Genre: Choral (9+ Voices)
  • External Link: http://www.spirituschamberchoir.ca/
Description:

Spiritus will be accompanied by a string ensemble as it tackles works like Raminsch's Ice & Fire, Ryan's Valediction, Tavener's The Tyger, Esenvalds' Rivers of Light, and the world premiere of CMC Associate Composer Carmen Braden's The Ice Seasons.

Thursday, May 4, 2017
Event Title: Stimmung
  • Region: Prairie
  • Venue / Location: St. Stephen’s Anglican Church 1121 14 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T2R 0P3
  • Time: 7:30pm
  • Price: $18-25
  • Genre: Five to Eight Voices
  • External Link: http://neworkscalgary.com/event/stimmung/
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Pro Coro Canada: Stockhausen’s classic vocal work; presented by Neworks Calgary.

Stimmung, for six vocalists and six microphones, is a piece by Karlheinz Stockhausen, written in 1968 and commissioned by the City of Cologne for the Collegium Vocale Köln. Its average length is seventy-four minutes, and it bears the work number 24 in the composer’s catalog.

Sunday, February 26, 2017
Event Title: Canadian Connections V
  • Region: Prairie
  • Venue / Location: All Saints' Anglican Cathedral 10035 103 St NW, Edmonton, AB
  • Time: 2:30pm
  • Price: $25-30
  • Genre: Choral (9+ Voices)
  • External Link: http://www.procoro.ca/can_conV
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Pro Coro Canada's annual Canadian Connections concert features composers David Cronkite and Gavvin Bryars along with Montreal-based guest ensemble Quasar Saxophone Quartet in an eclectic program designed to explore the richness of our country's composers and performers.

Sunday, June 4, 2017
Event Title: Love's Joy Awakened- Luminous Voices
  • Region: Prairie
  • Venue / Location: Bella Concert Hall, Mount Royal University (4825 Mount Royal Gate SW, Calgary)
  • Time: 3:00pm
  • Price: $26-36
  • Genre: Choral (9+ Voices)
  • External Link: http://luminousvoices.ca/
Description:

As Calgary blooms in early summer, our thoughts turn to romance. Prepare to be delighted with madrigals by Carlo Gesualdo and Claudio Monteverdi, Britten’s "Gloriana Dances", MacMillan’s "Mairi", and CMC Associate Composer Malcolm Forsyth’s "Hesperides", for choir with two harps.

Sunday, February 12, 2017
Event Title: The Journey- Luminous Voices
  • Region: Prairie
  • Venue / Location: Bella Concert Hall, Mount Royal University (4825 Mount Royal Gate SW, Calgary)
  • Time: 3:00pm
  • Price: $26-36
  • Genre: Choral (9+ Voices)
  • External Link: http://luminousvoices.ca/
Description:

Luminous Voices values its strong reputation for championing new music. Building on the success of last season's journey with Talbot's "Path of Miracles", this concert explores themes of travel and life’s journeys, both expected and unexpected, featuring the world premiere of a commission by Calgary composer and CMC Associate Composer Heather Schmidt. Other works include the Bach motet "Fürchte dich nicht", Wadsworth’s "Come to the Road", and Frank Ticheli’s "Constellation".

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Babel: a choral symphony is the NUMUS commission that will celebrate 40 years for Wilfrid Laurier's music faculty. The performance on April 2 and 3 will involve all of Laurier's choirs, the symphony orchestra and five soloists. The poem on which the new composition is based examines the artists' struggle, the human condition, and our inability to communicate. Cori Martin's poem is set to music by Laurier Alumna Stephanie Martin. For more information https://www.facebook.com/events/1057202434319402/

Sunday, March 29, 2015
Event Title: Rejoice In The Lamb
  • Region: Prairie
  • Venue / Location: Knox United Church (506 - 4 Street SW, Calgary)
  • Time: 3:00pm
  • Price: $Cash or Cheque donation to Calgary Food Bank at the door
  • Genre: Choral (9+ Voices)
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The last concert of the Calgary Bach Society’s 2014/15 season will present the chorus, orchestra, and vocal soloists in a programme that will feature J.S. Bach’s "Cantata No.4", Britten’s “Rejoice in the Lamb”, and Handel’s “The Lord is My Light”.

Soloists for this concert are: Jonquil Koddo (soprano), Heather-Rose Johnson (soprano), Aoife Donnelly (mezzo-soprano), Nicole Chaplain-Pearman (counter-tenor), David Fertal (tenor), and Mark Hahle (bass-baritone).