To Music! Celebrating 40 years of singing

Saturday, May 25, 2019
Event Title: To Music! Celebrating 40 years of singing
  • Region: Prairie
  • Venue / Location: River Park Church (3818 – 14A Street SW, Calgary)
  • Time: 7:00pm
  • Price: $15 (adults/seniors) / FREE (students & children 12 and under)
  • Genre: Choral (9+ Voices)
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  • Composer: Larry Nickel
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Description:

Join the Calgary Multicultural Choir on Saturday, May 25th as they celebrate their 40th anniversary with special guest, Calgary’s Vocal Latitudes.

The concert will feature traditional folk songs and contemporary arrangements including “Danny Boy” (Ireland), “Skye Boat Song” (Scotland), “Danno Budhunge” (Sri Lanka), and more. The choir will also premiere a commissioned piece by Canadian composer Larry Nickel’s “We Welcome You, So Long Farewell” to celebrate their 40th anniversary – and a birthday cake!

Known for presenting a lovely blend of old and new pieces from around the world, the Calgary Multicultural Choir will be singing in 9 different languages with their 57 members from 25 countries.