Event Archive - MEMORIES British Columbia in Music: Vancouver Chamber Choir, Jon Washburn,
Fri. November 16th 2007 @ Ryerson United Church (All Ages)
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British Columbia is the theme of this programme, with music that paints pictures of our Pacific province, including three premiere performances. The composers are also from BC - Imant Raminsh A Northwest Trilogy, Stephen Chatman Five BC Folksongs, Jon Washburn Six Songscapes, Bruce Ruddell Vigil, Hal Beckett The Last Wild Salmon and Larry Nickel When I think of Bridges. As a bonus, hear the youthful voices of the Focus! college and university singers as they join with the professional vocal artists of the Vancouver Chamber 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
Jon Washburn is the Conductor and Artistic Director of Canada's outstanding professional vocal ensemble, the Vancouver Chamber Choir. Well known internationally for his mastery of choral technique and interpretation, Washburn travels widely as guest conductor, lecturer, clinician, and master teacher. In addition to Canada and the United States, he ... more info[Upload Show Photos] // [Add Video] // [Upload Poster]