ALBERTA-WIDE CONCERT LISTINGS
24 MAY & 25 MAY, 2013, 8:00 p.m.
Voix Des Rocheuses | CETTE ANNÉE ON CÉLÈBRE! 35 ans de Chant
River Park Church(3818, 14A Street SW), CALGARY
Voix Des Rocheuses célèbre cette année son 35ième anniversaire de fondation. Pour l’occasion, lors de ses concerts printaniers, Voix Des Rocheuses reprendra quelques succès musicaux des dernières années ainsi qu’un bref historique de la chorale au fils des ans. Une soirée remplie en animation, chants et surprises!
TICKETS $15; $5/Enfants de moins de 12 ans.
25 MAY 2013, 2:00 p.m. & 7:00 p.m.
Kokopelli |Colours of Spring
McDougall United Church (10025 101 Street), EDMONTON
All our choirs take the stage again at McDougall United, Edmonton's best choral venue, to celebrate the success of our seventeenth season with fresh new music as well as favorites from throughout the years.
TICKETS $20 ($15 Students), available through Tix on the Square at 780-420-1757 or tixonthesquare.ca
25 MAY 2013, 8:00 p.m. & 26 MAY 2013, 2:00 p.m.
EKOSingers | At the Copa! A Little Taste of Coffee and Brazil
TransAlta Arts Barns, 10330 - 84 Ave, EDMONTON
Let EKOSingers transport you to a celebration of flavorful music reminiscent of the famous Copacabana nightclub. You're guaranteed a large helping of Brazilian --- that is, Brazil '66, a mixture of warm weather classics from entertainers like SInatra, Three Dog Night, Lionel Richie and Barry Manilow, along with an assortment of smooth African and jazz infused samba. With a little help from jazz master Charlie Austin and a hot quartet of musicians, you'll be dancin' in your seats!
25 MAY 2013, 7:30 p.m.
Sound Opportunity | Spring Concert
Old Strathcona Performing Arts Centre (8426 Gateway Boulevard), EDMONTON
Sound Opportunity, the friendly community choir where every voice counts, invites you to our finale for this season. Come hear the songs, have a glass of spirits, and support us with your bids on our silent auction items. Doors open at 7 pm and the singing begins at 7:30 pm. The auction will wrap up by 9:30 pm.
TICKETS $10. Contact any Sound Opportunity choir member, or call Cheryl at 780.667.4607 for more information.
26 MAY 2013, 7:00 p.m.
Savridi Singers | Stage and Screen Gems
Eckhardt-Gramatté Hall, Rozsa Centre, University of Calgary (206 University Court NW), CALGARY
The Savridi Singers spring concert extravaganza features great music heard on stages and screens everywhere - from television and movies all the way to Broadway! Get ready to hear music from Spiderman Sesame Street, LesMisérables, The Lord of the Ringsto name a few!!!
TICKETS $20 (adults) / $15 (seniors) / $10 (students/children). Tickets are available by calling(403) 220-7202, by visitingwww.ucalgary.ca/tickets, by e-mailing email@example.com, or at the door.
1 JUNE 2013, 7:30 p.m. & 2 JUNE 2013, 3:00 p.m.
Edmonton Metropolitan Chorus | Disney: A Sing-Along Cabaret
Al Shamal Shrine Centre (14510 142 Street NW), EDMONTON
Ah... Disney movies and their soundtracks. They have become embedded into nearly everyone's brain. Disney has provided us with endless joy and a plethora of unforgettable tunes. You'll even be allowed to sing-along (lyric-sheets will be provided). Come dressed as your favourite Disney character. Refreshments and food will be available for purchase.
TICKETS Advance: Adults $25; Students/Seniors $20; Children 12 and under $10 (advance ticket sales include GST & box office fees). Door: Adults $30; Students/Seniors $25; Children 12 and under $15.
1JUNE 2013, 7:00 p.m.
Joy Spring Jazz Association | Jazz Through The Ages
Bonnie Doon Hall (9420 - 93 Street), EDMONTON
Our 2nd year end concert will be a MUST-HEAR event with a selection of jazz-inspired music from the 1930s to 2000s. From Big Band to Swing, Bebop to Gospel, Pop to Musical Theatre, there will be music everyone will enjoy! Bar, pre-show entertainment, and silent auction! Please bring cash or cheque for your purchases.
TICKETS$20; Student/Senior $15. Tickets are available from singers and NOT available at the door. Please call Kathy to purchase tickets at (780) 232-3181.
1 JUNE, 2013 - 7:30 p.m. & 2 JUNE, 2013 - 2:30 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
ARCS | DO YOU HEAR THE PEOPLE SING?
Martha Cohen Theatre, EPCOR CENTRE for the Performing Arts (220 9 Ave SE), CALGARY
A dramatic, fast-paced and colorful presentation with more than 125 voices, this production features a treasure-trove of tunes we all know, grew up with, and love to sing. From pub-tunes to campfire, anthems to soundtracks – you’ll be singing and smiling along! ARCS season finales have become popular with all ages – the choirs of ARCS take fun seriously! Infused into every performance is rich and diverse repertoire, beautiful costumes, and a healthy dose of humour. The addition of choreography and theatrical elements makes for a fun experience for performers and audience alike.
TICKETS $24.10 - $29.63, available at the EPCOR CENTRE Box Office.
2 JUNE 2013, 3:00 p.m.
Edmonton Youth Choir | A Silver Thread
St. Timothy's Anglican Church ( 8420-145 Street), EDMONTON
On Sunday, June 2, the award-winning Edmonton Youth Choir presents its year-end concert,A SILVER THREAD,3:00 pm, at St. Timothy's Anglican Church, 8420-145 St. Join the choir for this delightful celebration featuring songs of love, life and celebration.
TICKETS Admission is by donation at the door (suggested donation $10)
4 JUNE 2013, 7:00 p.m.
Epworth Chorale | Tour Concert
Sherwood Park United Church (20 Fir Street), SHERWOOD PARK
Enjoy the music of 21 singers and handbell ringers, aged 13-19 who are touring Alberta.
9 JUNE 2013, 3:00 p.m.
Kokopelli, Òran & Shumayela | Encore
Sacred Heart Church of the First Peoples (10821 96 Street), EDMONTON
In our traditional season-closer, Kokopelli, Òran, and Shumayela are joined by guest choir the Brail Tones in a light-hearted and spirited program.
TICKETS $16 ($13 Students), available from choir members or at the door.
9 JUNE 2013, 7:00 p.m.
Luminous Voices | Beginnings...
The Cathedral Church of the Redeemer (604 – 1 Street SE), CALGARY
Luminous Voices, Calgary's new professional chamber choir, willpresent their first self-produced concert at historic Cathedral Church of theRedeemer indowntown Calgary. Building on the success oftheir launch last November,LuminousVoicespresents another program displaying the dramatic and flawless rangeof this highly skilledensemble of singers. This colourful concertprogramme is inspired by the very essence of this new ensemble:Beginnings...of dreams being born intoreality. The centrepiece of theprogram is Aaron Copland's virtuosic "Inthe Beginning," featuring mezzo-soprano Patricia Thompson. Other featuredcomposers include Bach, Enns, Rheinbergerand Pizzetti.
TICKETS $35 (adults) / $28 (students/seniors). Tickets are available by calling (587) 889-8370, by visiting www.brownpapertickets.com, or at the door.
17 AUGUST 2013, 3:00 p.m.
Singspiration Choral Camp for Youth | Final Concert
Robert Tegler Student Centre (7128 Ada Boulevard), EDMONTON
Singspiration is an award-winning summer youth choir program of the Concordia School of Music. On Saturday, August 17 at 3 pm, we present the annual Singspiration Final Concert, featuring all Singspiration participants, in the Robert Tegler Centre at Concordia.
TICKETS $10, available at the door.