Sunday, December 10, 2017
Event Title: Making Spirits Bright! Songs and Carols for Choir and Harp
  • Region: British Columbia
  • Venue / Location: St Andrew’s United Church, 1044 St George’s Avenue, North Vancouver
  • Time: 8:00pm
  • Price: $30, Seniors $25, Students $10, Kids 12 & under free
  • Genre: Choral (9+ Voices)
  • External Link: www.laudatesingers.com
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Laudate Singers and guest harpist Joy Yeh invite you to come in from the cold to candlelight and a celebration of the wonders of the Christmas season!
Ceremony of Carols by Benjamin Britten is the centrepiece of this festive potpourri of music for choir and harp. This 20th century Christmas favourite using medieval texts and musical style is nestled among Renaissance motets and recent creations by Paul Mealor and Ola Gjeilo.

Saturday, December 16, 2017
Event Title: A Christmas Gift - The Amabilis Singers
  • Region: British Columbia
  • Venue / Location: New Westminster Christian Reformed Church, Burnaby 8255 13th Ave., between 1st Street and Newcombe
  • Time: 2:00pm
  • Price: $Adults/Seniors: $20 | Children under 12: free Tickets: Available from all choir members, at the door, or by calling 604.897.7258
  • Genre: Choral (9+ Voices)
  • External Link: http://amabilissingers.org
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A CHRISTMAS GIFT
2:00pm Saturday, December 16, 2017

New Westminster Christian Reformed Church, Burnaby
8255 13th Ave., between 1st Street and Newcombe

Amabilis invites you to an afternoon concert celebrating both the joy and the tender beauty of the Christmas season. The programme features Kim Arnesen's gentle His Light in Us, Sara Quartel's hauntingly beautiful arrangement of The Huron Carol, the meaningful eloquence of Juso Elberdin's Ubi caritas and Hyo Won Woo's fabulously exuberant Cum Sancto Spiritu.

Pro Coro Auditions

August 3, 2016
Prairie

Auditions - Pro Coro Canada
Auditions for substitute positions in all sections for the Pro Coro Canada ensemble will be held on September 6 and 7, between 6:00 PM and 10:00 PM. Inquiries should be directed to curtisknecht@procoro.ca. Curtis can also be reached at 780-420-1247

Auditions - #Connect
This coming choral season will include the second edition of Pro Coro Canada - #Connect.







Saturday, June 11, 2016
Event Title: 39th Annual Concert
  • Region: Ontario
  • Venue / Location: Dofasco Centre for The Arts (Theatre Aquarius), 190 King William St., Hamilton, Ontario
  • Time: 7:00pm
  • Price: $40
  • Genre: Choral (9+ Voices)
  • External Link: Get your tickets today!
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This special event will feature Canadian operatic tenor Richard Margison OC and his daughter Lauren, a fast-rising vocalist in her own right, in an entertaining evening that combines the genres of pop, folk, musical hits and, of course, opera – truly a celebration of beautiful music, supporting the Spec’s Summer Camp Fund for kids.

Tickets (Orchestra $40 / Box Seats $45) are available from the Box Office at Dofasco Centre for The Arts (Theatre Aquarius), 190 King William St. Hamilton, ON, or by phone: 1-800-465-7529.

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SKU: CD-CMCCD 22616
Call Number: CD 1708
Organization: University of British Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Media Type: CD
Year of Release: 2016
Record Label: Centrediscs / Centredisques

CHOIR PRACTICE: A Comic Opera in One Act
Music by Stephen Chatman / Words by Tara Wohlberg
University of British Columbia Opera Ensemble / Nancy Hermiston, director
Members of University of British Columbia Symphony Orchestra / Jonathan Girard, conductor

"Stephen Chatman, well familiar with the milieu, and his writing partner Tara Wohlberg exaggerate the dynamic hysterically in this one-act opera, premiered and recorded at the University of British Columbia. [...] Simple, unabashed fun and slapstick entertainment. " - Dianne Wells, The WholeNote





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Sunday, December 6, 2015
Event Title: A Venetian Christmas
  • Region: Prairie
  • Venue / Location: Knox United Church (506 – 4 Street SW, Calgary)
  • Time: 3:00pm
  • Price: $30 (adults) / $25 (students/seniors)
  • Genre: Choral (9+ Voices)
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Calgary’s award-winning Spiritus Chamber Choir’s December concert will bring Italy to Knox United Church!

“A Venetian Christmas” will explore the rich and sonorous sounds of the late Renaissance and early Baroque periods in works by Gabrieli, Grandi, and Monteverdi.

Spiritus will be joined by specialists from across the continent performing on sackbuts and cornetti. Every balcony will be ringing with a glorious sound! 

Sunday, May 10, 2015
Event Title: Vocal Mayhem

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  • Region: Prairie
  • Venue / Location: Knox United Church (506 - 4 Street SW, Calgary)
  • Time: 3:00pm
  • Price: $25 (adults) / $20 (students/seniors)
  • Genre: Choral (9+ Voices)
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Join Spiritus Chamber Choir in celebrating Mother's Day with an afternoon of singing!

Vocal Mayhem will feature powerful choral masterworks by Orff, Barber, Whitacre, and Sisask and will also feature spirituals such as Wade in the Water, Joshua fought the battle, and Witness. Spirituals are religious (generally Christian) songs that were created by enslaved African people in the United States.

Saturday, May 2, 2015
Event Title: Alive!
  • Region: Prairie
  • Venue / Location: Leacock Theatre, Mount Royal University (4825 Richard Way SW, Calgary)
  • Time: 7:00pm
  • Price: $20 (adults) / $15 (students/seniors) / FREE (children 12 and under – ticket required)
  • Genre: Choral (9+ Voices)
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Description:

The Calgary Boys’ Choir is delighted to perform in their main spring concert “Alive!” - presenting songs about Nature and the energy of boys - on May 2nd.

This concert will feature several new Canadian works including “Four Grassi Lakes Seasons” by Calgary composer Allan Gordon Bell and “Alive!” – a new work written for the choir by Paul Grindlay.

The program will also include their famous “Tyrannosaurus Rex”, the Canadian classic, “Land of the Silver Birch”, and more.

This concert will also includes a CD launch and a silent auction.

Friday, April 10, 2015
Event Title: Music with Royal Connections
  • Region: Prairie
  • Venue / Location: Cathedral Church of the Redeemer (604 – 1 Street SE, Calgary)
  • Time: 10:00pm
  • Price: $25 (adults) / $20 (students/seniors) / FREE (children 13 and under)
  • Genre: Choral (9+ Voices)
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James McVinnie, who played the organ at Prince William and Kate Middleton's Royal wedding in 2011 at Westminster Abbey, is coming to Calgary for one night only!
 
Entitled “Music with Royal Connection”, this internationally renowned British organist will present an all-English program of music spanning four centuries.
 
James McVinnie, who played the organ at Prince William and Kate Middleton's Royal wedding in 2011 at Westminster Abbey, is coming to Calgary for one night only!
 

Tuesday, March 3, 2015
Event Title: Mid-Winter Harmonies II

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  • Region: Prairie
  • Venue / Location: Christ Church Elbow Park (3602 – 8 Street SW, Calgary)
  • Time: 7:00pm
  • Price: $20 (adults) / $15 (students/seniors)
  • Genre: Choral (9+ Voices)
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Enjoy this unique weeknight concert, take a break from your normal routine, and be transported by the warm and joyful harmonies of this stellar ensemble!

Following the success of their first mid-winter concert last season, Calgary’s award-winning Spiritus Chamber Choir will present Mid-Winter Harmonies II this March.

The concert will feature music from previous seasons, their Northern Lights program in February, and some new material.