CALGARY & AREA CONCERT LISTINGS
FRI, 6 MAY 2016, 8:00 p.m. | SAT, 7 MAY 2016, 8:00 p.m.
VOIX DES ROCHEUSES | SPRING CONCERTS
WEST ISLAND COLLEGE - THÉÂTRE, 7410 Blackfoot Trail SE, CALGARY
Vous êtes invité aux concerts printaniers de Voix Des Rocheuses: ENSEMBLE en chant! Voix Des Rocheuses présente un répertoire de musique francophone chanté par une vingtaine de choristes tous amateurs et animés du plaisir de chanter. Le groupe est dirigé et accompagné par des musiciens talentueux et professionnels. Les concerts seront suivis d'une réception. Une soirée remplie en animation, chants et surprises!
TICKETS $15 Adultes; $5 Enfants (12 ans et moins). Billets disponibles auprès des membres de la chorale ou par courriel à: email@example.com ou par téléphone au 403-246-6301.
SAT, 7 MAY 2016, 7:30 p.m.
HARMONY THROUGH HARMONY | LOVE OUT LOUD
River Park Church, 3818 14A Street SW, CALGARY
Harmony through Harmony is thrilled to present our seventh annual Spring concert,"Love Out Loud". Come prepared to enjoy a vivid collection of contemporary choral works and original a cappella arrangements as we explore the beauty and risk of living a life of authentic love.
TICKETS Early Bird Tickets $15, available online until April 23;General Tickets $20, available online or at the door (cash only)
SAT, 7 MAY 2016, 8:00 p.m.
LUMINOUS VOICES | RESPONSIO
St. Stephen's Anglican Church, CALGARY
Togni Responsio with Special Guest Jeff Reilly, bass clarinet. Presented in partnership with the Calgary New Music Festival.
TICKETS $35/28 available through Brown Paper Tickets responsio.bpt or by contacting General Manager
Dave Latos by phone at 1-587-889-8370
SUN, 8 MAY 2016, 3:00 p.m.
CALGARY BOYS' CHOIR | GRAND SPRING GALA
Bella Concert Hall, Mount Royal University, 4825 Mount Royal Gate SW, CALGARY
The award-winning Calgary Boys’ Choir is delighted to finish their season in the new Bella Concert Hall with four wonderful guest choirs - Mount Royal Arietta & Arioso, IL SONO Men’s Vocal Ensemble, the Western Hospitality Singers, and guest percussionistAndrew Ball. Musical highlights will include O Saya(fromthe movie Slumdog Millionaire), Keith Hampton’s barn-burner gospel hit Praise His Holy Name, a brand new composition by Calgary composer Damian Jordan called Child of my Heart, and other songs of peace and hope.
TICKETS $25(adults) / $20 (seniors)/ FREE (children under 12); Tickets are available by calling (403) 440-7770,online through http://tickets.mru.ca or at the door
SAT, 14 MAY 2016, 7:30 p.m.
CALGARY YOUTH ORCHESTRA & CUM VINO CANTUS | SEPULCHER OF LIFE
BELLA CONCERT HALL, MOUNT ROYAL UNIVERSITY, 4825 Mount Royal Gate SW, CALGARY
The Calgary Youth Orchestra(CYO), Cum Vino Cantus, and Mount Royal Choirs will perform Toronto composer Christos Hatzis’s Sepulcher of Life with special guest vocalists Michele Minke and Chenelle Roberts. This dramatic piece blends the musical traditions of the Middle East and Greek Orthodox sacred music with western classical music. The CYO will also feature winners of the 2016 Frank Simpson Concerto Competition.18-year-old Solina Lee (Elgar’s Cello Concerto, 4th movement) and16-year-old Yan L (Sibelius Violin Concerto, 1st movement).
TICKETS $25 (general admission) Tickets are available by calling(403) 440-7770, online at http://tickets.mru.ca, or at the door
SUN, 15 MAY 2016, 7:00 p.m.
SAVRIDI SINGERS | OLD WORLD NEW WORLD
Wright Theatre at Mount Royal University, CALGARY
Join the Savridi Singers women's Chorus as we celebrate our 30th anniversary with "Old World, New World". We'll have musical guests and will be featuring the premiere of two Canadian commissioned works. You'll be entertained with jazz numbers, madrigals, opera choruses and Canadian folk songs.
TICKETS $20 for adults, $15 for seniors and $10 for youth; they are available at tickets.mru.ca
TUES, 17 MAY 2016, 7:30 p.m.
THE NATIONAL YOUTH CHOIR OF CANADA
Knox United Church, 506 - 4 Street SW, CALGARY
Come see forty of Canada’s finest young choral singers in the prestigious 2016 National Youth Choir (NYC) concert! Every two years, singers between the ages of 18 and 25 areauditioned across the country to form this exceptional choir. This year, NYC will present a week-long tour of seven concerts in Alberta. The programme includes works by Poulenc, Mendelssohn, newlycommissioned Canadian works, and more.
TICKETS $25(adults) / $20 (students/seniors)/ FREE (youth 25 and under) | Tickets are available by calling (403) 922-7021,online throughwww.brownpapertickets.com,or at the door
SAT, 28 MAY 2016, 7:00 p.m.
CALGARY MULTICULTURAL CHOIR | PEACE
River Park Church, 3818 - 14A Street SW, CALGARY
Join the Calgary Multicultural Choiras they perform Missa Gaia (Earth Mass) by seven-time Grammy winner Paul Winter. Missa Gaia features dynamic rhythms from African, Brazilian, and American gospel traditions with the voices of wolf, whale, and harp seals. The concert also features other works related to the peace. Special guests include singer/songwriter Phyllis Wheaton, saxophonist Gerry Herbert, St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church Choir, a 10-piece orchestra, and dancers.
TICKETS $20 (adults) / $15 (seniors)/ $10 (students) / FREE (children 12 and under) | Tickets are available by calling (403) 288-3294 or at the door
SAT, 4 JUNE 2016, 7:30 PM
CANTARÉ CHILDREN’S CHOIR | MOMENTS
St. Stephen’s Anglican Church, 1121-14 Avenue SW, CALGARY
Exploring a world of rich sonorities and contemporary harmonies, experience sublime and glorious music presented with the exuberance and artistry of our award winning ensembles.
Tickets $20 available through Brown Paper Tickets, or www.cantarechildrenschoir.org 403.685.1132
FRI & SAT, 10 & 11 JUNE 2016, 8:00 p.m.
RICHARD EATON SINGERS | SYMPHONY OF A THOUSAND: MAHLER EIGHT
Jack Singer Concert Hall, CALGARY
Roberto Minczuk, Conductor
TICKETS CALGARY PHILHARMONIC BOX OFFICE
SAT, 11 JUNE 2016, 7:30 p.m. | SUN, 12 JUNE 2016, 2:00 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
ADULT RECREATIONAL CHOIR SOCIETY (ARCS) | LOVE IS IN THE AIR
Martha Cohen Theatre at Arts Commons, 205 - 8 AVE SE, CALGARY
Join the choirs of the Adult Recreational Choir Society (Up2Something and She’s Up2Something with over 150 singers) for their performance of “Love Is In the Air”. It’s a musical spectacle that celebrates music, the magic of voices in harmony, and the power of love in our lives. With only 3 shows you won’t want to miss it.
TICKETS Adult: $34.39, Students and Seniors $27.60 ; www.artscommons.ca