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HOMEWARD New Lyricism: Vancouver Chamber Choir, Jon Washburn (conductor), Terence Dawson (piano)

Fri. November 14th 2014 8:00pm - 10:00pm doors at 7:00pm Ryerson United Church (All Ages) 8:00pm - 10:00pm doors at 7:00pm
Presented by: Vancouver Chamber Choir
We turn Homeward in this concert, presenting outstanding recent lyrical works by composers from British Columbia and the Yukon. Featuring special guest pianist Terence Dawson. The title work is by Vancouver composer Lloyd Burritt. Another Vancouver piece is David K. MacIntyre’s choral suite based on love poems of Elizabeth Barrett Browning. Also premieres of new pieces by Whitehorse composer Daniel Janke and Vancouver composer David Archer.

Repertoire includes Daniel Janke Five Songs about Being (premiere), Don Macdonald The Bridge Builder, Lloyd Burritt We Move Homeward, David Archer Who has seen the wind? (premiere), David K. MacIntyre Love in Public-The Choral Suite (premiere).

Vancouver Chamber Choir
Terence Dawson, piano
Jon Washburn, conductor

Daniel Janke - Five Songs about Being (premiere)
Don Macdonald - The Bridge Builder
Lloyd Burritt - We Move Homeward
David Archer - Who has seen the wind? (premiere)
David K. MacIntyre - Love in Public-The Choral Suite (premiere)

Adults: $32
Seniors: $27.50
Students: $27.50 (advance)
Students: $10 (Student rush tickets at the door, one hour before the concert begins)

For more information or to subscribe contact Vancouver Chamber Choir at 604-738-6822. http://www.vancouverchamberchoir.com

Tickets available through Ticketmaster.ca (1-855-985-2787)

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

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
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