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ALBERTA-WIDE CONCERT LISTINGS

27 MARCH 2015 & 28 MARCH 2015
Grande Prairie Boys Choir | Celtic and Commercials!  The GPBC Spring Show
Christian Fellowship Assembly (11449 92 Street), GRADE PRAIRIE

All levels of the choir will present a “Lawrence Welk” type variety show, complete with commercials!  Come and listen to some familiar and not so familiar music from the British Isles and laugh with us as we watch the boys unique acting abilities showcased in a variety of commercials.  This will truly be a unique, entertaining show.
TICKETS $20 adults; Children 12 and under $14; available at Shepherd’s Fold (9925 100 Ave), Grande Prairie

27 MARCH 2015, 7:30 pm
The Augustana Choir, Sangkor, Mannskor & A Joyful Noise
The Augustana Chapel (4901 46 Avenue), CAMROSE
Founded ten years ago by Swedish soprano and voice teacher Eva Bostrand, A Joyful Noise choir welcomes singers of all backgrounds and musical experience. The choir sings an eclectic mix of repertoire from Bach to the Beatles, and learns songs in a variety of languages. This year, for the first time, the choir is travelling outside its home province in Canada and launching an international tour to Iceland.
TICKETS (available at the door): $18 (adults); $14 (students/seniors); $45 (family).

28 MARCH 2015, 7:00 pm
Accord Ensemble | Where the Heart is
Christ Church (12116 102 Ave), EDMONTON
Join us for this vibrant evening of slam poetry and music. Four local poets, Liam Coady, Megan Dart, Ahmed "Knowmadic" Ali, and Shima Aisha Robinson, will present new works celebrating the idea of home. Mingling with the poetry will be music ranging from spirituals to pop, performed by Accord Ensemble, a young adult chamber choir under the direction of Irene Apanovitch. 
TICKETS $15 adult; $10 student/senior. Available at the door and online at http://wheretheheartis.bpt.me/

29 MARCH 2015, 3:00 pm
Calgary Bach Society | Rejoice in the Lamb
Knox United Church (506 – 4 Street SW), CALGARY
The last concert of the Calgary Bach Society’s 2014/15 season willpresent the chorus, orchestra, andvocal soloists ina 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”. This concertwill again be in support of the Calgary Food Bank. Admission to the concert will be in exchange for acash or cheque donationat the door (donation receipts available). Bring yourfamily and friends to listen to great music in support of a great cause!
TICKETS Cash or Cheque Donation to Calgary Food Bank at the door

29 MARCH 2015, 3:00 pm
Pro Coro Canada Consort | Via Crucis
The Augustana Chapel ( 4901 46 Avenue), CAMROSE
The eight voices of Pro Coro Consort perform music for Lent, featuring Via Crucis by Franz Liszt. Fourteen stations of the cross are a traditional depiction of the Passion of Christ, starting with his condemnation to death and ending with his body being laid in the tomb. We invite you to share in this intimate interlude on the threshold of spring.
TICKETS $20 (available at the door).

11 APRIL 2015, 8:00 pm
Chorale Saint-Jean | Music for All Times
McDougall United Church (10025 101 Street), EDMONTON
Come celebrate an evening of beautiful choral music with Chorale Saint-Jean and their special guest choir, Oran! These two fine ensembles will enchant you with some of the finest works of Byrd, Weelkes, Handel and Rheinberger, and move you with contemporary masterpieces of Esenvalds, Mealor and Whitacre. Enjoy new classics by our own France Levasseur-Ouimet and top it all off with some riveting spirituals and traditional African songs – indeed, something for everyone!
TICKETS $20/$15 available at Le Carrefour Bookstore, Campus Saint-Jean, from choristers and at the door.

10 APRIL 2015, 8:00 pm
Greenwood Singers | Pastorale: Music Inspired by Life in the Countryside
All Saints’ Anglican Cathedral (10035 – 103 Street), EDMONTON

Each spring since 1981, Greenwood Singers has presented a program of choral music from Renaissance to Broadway.  The theme of the 2015 spring concert is Pastorale:  Music Inspired by Life in the Countryside.  The program will open with Italian and English pastoral madrigals extolling the beauty of life in the country and Zigeunerlieder, (Gypsy Songs) Op. 103 by Johannes Brahms with pianist Helen Stuart.  Ms. Stuart will also accompany the choir in Randall Thompson’s Frostiana (Seven Country Songs) on poems by Robert Frost.   The program will conclude with choral selections from the landmark Rodgers and Hammerstein musical, Oklahoma.
TICKETS $20 for Adults, $18 for Students/Seniors (plus applicable service charges); available at:  TIX on the Square (9930 – 102 Avenue) by telephone :  780-420-1757; and at the door.

17 APRIL 2015, 7:00 pm
Bella Voce Women's Choir of Concordia | The Pulse of Affliction and Healing
Concordia Seminary Chapel (7040 Ada Blvd), EDMONTON

For their annual spring concert, Bella Voce will be presenting pieces that soothe and restore. This year’s guests will also present a work along those lines, a poet’s writing process. Through A Beautiful Deception, her collection of poems based on health and the works of Chopin, Debussy and the Schumanns, Melissa Lacroix will invite us into her thoughts and her verses, with the help of her muses, Mireille Rijavec, mezzo-soprano, and Dessislava Gavrailova, piano.
TICKETS$15 for Adults and $12 for Students and Seniors, and are available at Tix on the Square, Concordia Student Accounts, or at the door. Special Family Admission: $40 (available at the door only).

19 APRIL 2015, 3:00 pm
Kokopelli Choir Association | Echoes
St. Andrew’s United Church (9915 148 Street), EDMONTON
Kokopelli’s younger choirs—Kikimasu, Shumayela, and Tamariki—get an annual chance to shine at their own concert. This year’s show, with a time-­‐travel theme, features special guests McKernan Jr. High Choir and the Semitones (a new youth choir from Brail Tones Music Society).
TICKETS $20 ($15 students) available from choir members, from Tix on the Square, or at the door

26 APRIL 2015 | 3:00 pm
The Augustana Choir | Shall I Compare Thee…
Join our chamber choir, The Augustana Choir, for a concert of music inspired by the poetry of the "Bard of Avon". This concert will explore Shakespeare's texts through the music of composers from around the world, from classical, to jazz, to just plain fun.
TICKETS(only at the door): $18 (adults); $14 (students/seniors); $45 (family).

2 MAY 2015, 8:00 pm
Bow Valley Chorus | Requiem by Karl Jenkins
Rolston Recital Hall, The Banff Centre (107 Tunnel Mountain Drive), BANFF

This 2005 chart topping classical work by Karl Jenkins, displays the composers flairforproducinginteresting, excitingand somewhatnon-traditional choral works (in the words of the composer he has included, "a hip-hop rhythm in the Dies Irae!"). His use of Japanese haiku poemsjuxtaposed withtraditional Latin texts, creates ahaunting and etherealeffect. Jenkins takes us on a delicious musical journey, filled with beautiful melodies, meditative interludes and rhythms to set one's heart beating! For chorus, orchestra and soloists. Conducted by Con Spirito Award Winner, John Goulart and featuring soprano soloist, Karen J Minish and mezzo soloist, Courtney V. Murias.
TICKETS Adults $25, Children 12 and under $10; available at: Café Books, 826 8 St. Canmore, AB, Gingko and Ink Atelier - Unit 105 111 Banff Avenue (Harmony Lane Mall - Banff), www.brownpapertickets.com, from choir members or at the door.

8 MAY 2015
Grande Prairie Boys Choir | Symphony and Singing in the City
People's Church (11850 108 Street), GRADE PRAIRIE

Based on the sold out and highly successful concert, Symphony and Singing in the Park commemorating GP’s 100th anniversary, we will conclude our season with an orchestra and choral extravaganza.  In addition to the choir’s repertoire the symphony orchestra, consisting of local and professional players from Edmonton, will perform movie soundtracks, passionate solos, and accompany the choir on select pieces.
TICKETS $20 to $30.00, depending on location of seating.

9 MAY 2015, 7:00 pm
Cantare Children’s Choir | How Sweet the Sound
St. Stephen’s Anglican Church (1121 14 Avenue SW), CALGARY
The sweet sounds of our younger ensembles; Cantilena and Cantiga will charm and inspire you.
TICKETS available online through Brown Paper Tickets, or telephone 403-685-1132

17 MAY 2015, 3:00 pm
Edmonton Metropolitan Chorus and Alumni | Ten Years of Our Lives (Reunion Concert)
First Presbyterian Church, EDMONTON
TICKETS
$15 (adults)/$10 (students/seniors)/$5 (children 12 and under) in advance; $20 (adults)/$15 (students/seniors)/$10 (children 12 and under) at the door

23 MAY 2015, 7:00 pm
Kokopelli Choir Association | Colours
McDougall United Church (10025 101 Street), EDMONTON
All six Kokopelli choirs gather to present favourite music from throughout the season, plus some new selections too.
TICKETS $20 ($15 students) available from choir members, from Tix on the Square, or at the door

10 MAY 2014, 3:00 pm
Edmonton Children's Choirs with guests Edmonton Youth Choir| Storytellers
First Baptist Church (10031 109 Street), EDMONTON

TICKETS $10; Age 16 and under free

30 MAY 2015, 3:00 pm
Kokopelli Choir Association | Journey
Church Street (formerly 96 Street), various churches, EDMONTON
It’s a literal choral journey, as audience members travel from venue to venue along Edmonton’s historic Church Street. Along the way they’ll enjoy 15‐minute sets by each of our choirs, plus our traditional guests the Brail Tones.
TICKETS $20 ($15 students) available from choir members, from Tix on the Square, or at the door

30 MAY 2015, 7:30 pm
i Coristi Chamber Choir | Sticks and Songs
Holy Trinity Anglican Church (10037 - 84 Avenue), EDMONTON

A concert exploring music for a rarely-heard combination: choir and percussion. Join i Coristi and special guests for a programme with a fascinating variety of repertoire and instruments. The audience is encouraged to bring contributions for the Edmonton Food Bank.
TICKETS TixOnTheSquare.ca; Advance: Adults $18; Students/Seniors $13 (Includes GST & Box Office Fees); Door: Adults $20; Students/Seniors $15

6 JUNE 2015, 7:30 pm
Cantare Children’s Choir | How Sweet the Sound
St. Stephen’s Anglican Church (1121 14 Avenue SW), CALGARY
The joy of singing- choral music to uplift, inspire and entertain.
TICKETS available online through Brown Paper Tickets, or telephone 403-685-1132