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Event Archive - Vox Humana Chamber Choir presents The Salvage Men: Vox Humana Chamber Choir

Fri. June 1st 2018 Alix Goolden Performance Hall (All Ages)
7:30pm doors at 7pm
$20, Free (25 and under)
Vox Humana is proud to present the Canadian premiere performance of “The Salvage Men” composed by Emmy award-winning composer Jeff Beal. Inspired by “De Profundis” (by Oscar Wilde) and the composer’s own personal struggle with illness, “The Salvage Men” is a deeply emotional five-movement work for a cappella choir.

Repertoire:
Der Geist hilft unser Schwachheit auf (BWV 226) - J.S. Bach
The Salvage Men - Jeff Beal *Canadian premiere
Concord - Benjamin Britten
Negra Sombra - Leila Lustig *world premiere
Tabula Rasa - Don Macdonald
Kyrie (from Mass for double choir) - Frank Martin
Virgencita - Arvo Pärt
Fair in Face - Healey Willan
I Beheld Her, Beautiful As a Dove - Healey Willan
Rise Up, My Love, My Fair One - Healey Willan

Performance: June 1st, 2018 – 7:30 PM (doors open at 7 PM)
Location: Alix Goolden Performance Hall (907 Pandora Avenue, Victoria)
Tickets: $20, Free (25 and under)

For more information visit http://www.voxhumanachoir.ca

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Vox Humana Chamber Choir (Choral)

Since 2002, Vox Humana has established itself as Victoria’s premier chamber choir and an ensemble of great diversity and flexibility. Their repertoire covers every historical period and style, from the earliest polyphony to contemporary commissions. Highlights of their past performances include Handel’s Dixit Dominus with Victoria’s Galiano E... more info