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Fri. September 30th 2016 Ryerson United Church Vancouver BC $29-$33

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EARTH/SEA/SKY - Music of our Natural World: Vancouver Chamber Choir, Jon Washburn (Conductor)

Music celebrates nature in a million ways and a million pieces. Our opening conc...
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Fri. September 30th 2016 + Add to Calendar Ryerson United Church (All Ages)
8:00pm - 10:00pm  Doors at: 7:00pm $29-$33

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Vancouver Chamber Choir
from Vancouver BC
Available for Shows/Gigs
Jon Washburn (Conductor)
from Vancouver BC

Presented by:

Vancouver Chamber Choir

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Physical tickets at: All Ticketmaster Locations, 1-855-985-2787

Event Description

Music celebrates nature in a million ways and a million pieces. Our opening concert of the season presents just a few of these under the guise of natural madrigals, romantic wilderness, shadowwater, dreamwater, Formosan skies, riddles, water, sun, wind and rain. Music of Morley, Monteverdi, Weelkes, Josquin, Schumann, Whitacre, Britten, Barber, Chatman, Chilcott and more.

Repertoire
Thomas Morley - Now is the gentle season/The fields abroad
Claudio Monteverdi - Ecco mormorar l’onde
Thomas Weelkes - Thule, the period of Cosmography
Josquin des Prez - El grillo

Robert Schumann - An die Sterne, Op. 141, No. 1
Robert Schumann - Ungewisses Licht, Op. 141, No. 2
Robert Schumann – Talismane, Op. 141, No. 4

Eric Whitacre - Water Night
Jon Washburn - Bird-Rain-Sky (Songs of Taiwan)
William Bergsma - Riddle Me This

Benjamin Britten - Carry her over the water (from Paul Bunyan)
Don Macdonald - Winter Sun
David von Kampen - Before this autumn wind
Samuel Barber - To Be Sung on the Water, Op. 42, No. 2

Stephen Chatman - Voices of Earth: Snow
Bob Chilcott - Weather Report

Tickets: $29-$33
Available Aug 15 at ticketmaster.ca 1-855-985-2787
Student rush tickets $10 at the door

http://www.ticketmaster.ca/vancouver-chamber-choir-earth-sea-sky-vancouver-british-columbia-09-30-2016/event/110050B482C36BDA?artistid=899635&majorcatid=10002&minorcatid=203

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Ryerson United Church
2195 W. 45th Ave.
Open / Operational

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EARTH/SEA/SKY - Music of our Natural World: Vancouver Chamber Choir, Jon Washburn (Conductor) @ Ryerson United Church Sep 30 2016 - May 18th @ Ryerson United Church

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