A New World Christmas.. Latino, Celtic and Jazz: Vancouver Chamber Choir
Fri. December 15th 2006 8pm @ The Orpheum (All Ages) 8pm
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This concert adds a world music twist to your Christmas celebrations with vivacious and colourful seasonal music from North and South America. Ariel Ramirez’s Navidad Nuestra is the Argentine Christmas cantata by the composer of Missa Criolla. Pierick Houdy’s La Messe Québécoise is a rousing Celtic romp complete with fiddle and spoons. Jazz great Dave Brubeck’s La Fiesta de la Posada reflects Mexican seasonal festivities, featuring jazz and mariachi rhythms and a guest appearance by the Pacific Mennonite Children’s choir.
Vancouver Chamber Choir
The Vancouver Chamber Choir is Canada's outstanding professional vocal ensemble. Based on the Pacific Coast in British Columbia, conductor Jon Washburn and his twenty singers are noted for their diverse repertoire and performing excellence. The ACDA Choral Journal has declared the VCC to be "as fine a vocal chamber group as any in the world today."... more info[Upload Show Photos] // [Add Video] // [Upload Poster]