CALGARY & AREA CONCERT LISTINGS
Saturday, February 25, 2017 | 7:00 p.m.
IL SONO MEN'S ENSEMBLE | SONGS OF THE ANCIENT SEA
St. Stephen's Anglican Church, 1121 14 Ave SW, CALGARY
Shanties and ballads revering the power of the ocean, men's song inspired by waves, tide and sail: Join Il Sono as we dive into the rich tradition of male-voiced nautical music.
TICKETS $20 at the door
Saturday, March 4, 2017 | 7:30 p.m.
CANTARÉ CHILDREN'S CHOIR | INTO THE NIGHT
Knox United Church, 506 - 4th Street SW, CALGARY
Join us for a magical evening exploring the stars, the moon, and other celestial wonders featuring guest ensemble “Man Enough to Sing”.
TICKETS $20 available online at www.brownpapertickets.com
Sunday, March 12, 2017 | 3:00 p.m.
SPIRITUS CHAMBER CHOIR | ICE & FIRE
Bella Concert Hall, Mount Royal University, 4825 Mount Royal Gate SW, CALGARY
Spiritus Chamber Choir will be accompanied by a string ensemble as it tackles works by Canadian composers such as Imant Raminsh's “Ice & Fire” and Jeffery Ryan’s “Valediction”. The programme also includes Tavener's “The Tyger”, Ešenvalds's “Rivers of Light”, and the world premiere of Canadian composer Carmen Braden's “The Ice Seasons”.
TICKETS $30 (adults) / $25 (students/seniors); Tickets are available by calling (403) 440-7770, online through tickets.mru.ca, or at the door
Saturday, March 18, 2017 | 7:30 p.m.
CALGARY GIRLS CHOIR | BAROQUE SPLENDOUR
Grace Presbyterian Church, 1009 15th Ave SW, CALGARY
Join us for a special evening on Baroque Splendour! The Calgary Girls Choir - Brava will sing the beautiful Stabat Mater by Pergolesi accompanied by a string quartet featuring Beth Root Sandvoss, Andrea Newmann, Dianne Lane, and Chris Sandvoss.
Sunday, April 9, 2017 | 3:00 p.m.
CALGARY BACH SOCIETY CHORUS AND INSTRUMENTALISTS | BACH MOTETS AND DURUFLÉ REQUIEM
Knox United Church, 506 4 St SW, CALGARY
Celebrate the Easter season with a selection of J.S. Bach's motets for multiple choirs, including Motet No. 4, BWV 228, along with Duruflé's masterpiece; Requiem, Opus 9, in its original version for choir and pipe organ, which is inspired by Gregorian Chant, Baroque, Classic, Romantic and Impressionistic music. This concert is sure to stir your emotions and ignite your imagination!
TICKETS Adults / Seniors $20; Students: Free admission | online: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2718677
Sunday, June 4, 2016 | 3:00 p.m.
LUMINOUS VOICES | LOVE'S JOY AWAKENED
Bella Concert Hall, Taylor Centre for the Performing Arts, Mount Royal University, CALGARY
As Calgary blooms in early summer, our thoughts turn to romance. Prepare to be delighted with madrigals by Gesualdo and Monteverdi, Britten’s Gloriana Dances, MacMillan’s Mairi, and Malcolm Forsyth’s Hesperides, for choir with two harps. Guest artists include Gianetta Baril, harp.
TICKETS $36 General Admission; $31 Senior; $26 Student, available h