ALBERTA-WIDE CONCERT LISTINGS
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, 7:00 pm
Mount Royal Kantorei | The Mozart Requiem with Arvo Pärt’s Berlin Mass
Eckhardt-Gramatté Hall, Rozsa Centre, University of Calgary (206 University Court NW), CALGARY
Join Mount Royal Kantorei and friends for a special performance of the Mozart Requiem, a mightyand much-loved classic from 1791. Also featured is Estonian composer Arvo Pärt’s Berlin Mass, a resonant yet often haunting minimalist work composed in 1990. Mount Royal Kantore iwill be accompanied by the Kantorei Academy Orchestra featuring several talented young musicians from Mount Royal’s Academy.
TICKETS $25 (adults) / $20 (students/seniors); available by calling (403) 440-7770, online at www.ucalgary.ca/tickets, 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
31 MAY 2015, 3:00 pm
Edmonton Youth Choir | Sing We and Chant It
St. Timothy's Anglican Church (8420-145 Street), EDMONTON
OnSunday, May 31, the award-winning Edmonton Youth Choir presents its spring concert,Sing We and Chant It,3:00 pm, at St. Timothy's Anglican Church. Join the choir for an afternoon of songs about life, love and celebration.
TICKETS $10, Age 16 and under FREE
31 MAY 2015, 3:00 pm
Les Chantamis | God, Man and Nature/Dieu, l'homme et la nature
Robertson-Wesley United Church (10209 - 123 Stret NW), EDMONTON
ThisMasters Recital will include special guests La chorale Mélodie d'Amour,l'ensemble vocal Clé and l'Orchestre de chambre des Chantamis. Under the direction of Marie-Josée Ouimet, the program will feature soloists Casey Emunds, Catherine Kubash, Mireille Rijavek and Rob Curtis and will include works by Mozart and Mendelsohn as well as the Grand-Messe by G. Vigneault, amongst others.
TICKETS can be bought from members of Les Chantamis or at the door. Adults $20. Students and Seniors $15
31 MAY 2015, 7:30 pm
Luminous Voices | One Voice, Many Voices
Knox United Church (506– 4 Street SW), CALGARY
In this final concert of 2014/15 season, Luminous Voices will take you on a journey through music for single voice and chant all the way to the current millennium with music written for double and triple choir. This concert will feature selections from Ildebrando Pizzetti’s Messa di Requiem and also Jonathan Dove's colourful Passing of the Year featuring pianist Cheryl Emery.
TICKETS $35 (adults) / $28 (students/seniors); available by calling (587) 889-8370, visiting www.brownpapertickets.com, or at the door
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
7 JUNE 2015, 3:00 pm
One Voice Chorus | Rainbow Connections
St. Stephen’s Anglican Church (1121 – 14 Ave SW), CALGARY
One Voice Chorus (OVC) presents Rainbow Connections, a pride-themed concert that celebrates all the affirming connections in our lives and communities! This final concert of OVC's 2014-2015 season is about connections of the heart. It's about the power of singing together. It's about who we love, about the things that are deeply important to us, and about how together we weave the fabric of our lives in ways that will nurture and sustain us, both as individuals and as a strong and vibrant community. For this concert, OVC will be joined by members of a gay-straight alliance (GSA) from a local high school. GSAs are student-led organizations that work to create positive environments for LGBTQ students.
TICKETS $20 regular * $15 student/senior * children 12 and under free!, available online atwww.onevoicechorus.ca, from choir members, and at: New Age Books and Crystals (142 - 10 Street NW) and Shelf Life Books (1302 - 4 Street SW)
12 JUNE & 13 JUNE, 2015, 7:30 pm
Joy Spring Jazz Association | Jazz Cities Cabaret
Holy Trinity Anglican Church (10037 84 Avenue NW), EDMONTON
Join us as we take a musical tour of some of the jazziest cities of the world! Get your toes tapping as we salute New York with our tributes to Manhattan Transfer and Billy Joel. Celebrate the sounds of the Beatles and Sting as we salute London. Find your cool, hip vibe with some jazzy tunes straight from L.A. Join us for an evening full of music, laughter, and fun complete with snacks, beverages, and a silent auction.
TICKETS advance tickets at $20 adult/$17 students & seniors (available through TIX on the Square); at the door $25 adult/$22 students & seniors
13 JUNE 2015, 7:00 pm
Accord Ensemble | Cantamos! A Celebration of South American Choral Music
Christ Church (12116 102 Ave), EDMONTON
Accord Ensemble is excited to bring Cantares Venezuelan Choir of Calgary to join them for their final concert of the season. Featuring works from South America, this concert will feature solo and joint performances by both choirs. Don't miss this unique cultural exchange and musical collaboration live in performance!
TICKETS $15 adults, $10 students/seniors (65+); available at the door or via BrownPaperTickets.com
4 JULY 2015, 7:30 pm
Classic Bronze | What a Wonderful World
St. Albert United Church (20 Green Grove Drive), ST ALBERT
What a Wonderful World" brings together the exciting combination of the amazing musical leadership of Fred Gramann from Paris, France and Classic Bronze, an elite international group of advanced handbell ringers. Under the tutelage of Mr. Gramann, handbell ringers from across North America spend four days of intensive rehearsals, developing their musicality, timing and techniques. Enjoy the lively rhythm of a unique African piece as well as the familiar Wade in the Water, What a Wonderful World and more. Yes, it is a wonderful world. Oh, yeah!
TICKETS $15 adults; $12 students and seniors; tickets at the door; Camille @ 780-964-8368; Judy @ 780-464-0603.