Vancouver's Community-Driven Concert Calendar

  Bookmark and Share

Event Archive - BACH’S CHRISTMAS ORATORIO The Nativity in Baroque Style: Vancouver Chamber Choir, Jon Washburn, Lawrence Wiliford, Margaret Bragle, Phoenix Chamber Choir, CBC Radio Orchestra

Fri. November 30th 2007 The Orpheum (All Ages)
Tickets at: Subscribe now for reduced rate, call, 604.738.6822, After Aug 15, 07 single tix at Ticketmaster, 604.280.3311, All Ticketmaster Locations

Event Categories

Music: Classical
Jon Washburn leads the Vancouver Chamber Choir in a performance of Johann Sebastian Bach’s most beloved Christmas music, the Christmas Oratorio. Voices and trumpets will ring out this glorious music, opening the holiday season and proclaiming the joy of Christmastide. With guest artists Lawrence Wiliford tenor, Margaret Bragle mezzo soprano, the Phoenix Chamber Choir and the CBC Radio Orchestra. It’s the greatest Christmas music of all time!


No articles have been linked to this profile

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

Phoenix Chamber Choir

Founded in 1983, Phoenix Chamber Choir recently concluded its 38th season as one of Canada’s finest vocal ensembles, renowned for diverse and eclectic programming from the Renaissance to the contemporary, commissions from Canadian and international composers, and North American premieres of significant new works. more info

CBC Radio Orchestra

Formed in 1938, the CBC Radio Orchestra is renowned as an ensemble of passion, versatility and innovation. As North America's last remaining broadcast ensemble, we are a legacy of the days when radio orchestras were to be found all over our continent, as they still are in Europe. Unique not only in our history, we are also set apart by our programm... more info