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Toronto Mendelssohn Choir: Spotlight on North America – Free Community Concert

January 26 @ 3:00 pm -- 5:00 pm

Details

Date:
January 26
Time:
3:00 pm -- 5:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.tmchoir.org/201819-season/free-concert-2/

Venue

Venue:
Yorkminster Park Baptist Church
1585 Yonge St
Toronto, ON Canada

Organizer

Organizer:
Toronto Mendelssohn Choir
Website:
https://www.tmchoir.org/

Other

Admission
Admission is free

This Spotlight on North America concert is a wonderful opportunity to hear the Grammy-nominated 120-voice Toronto Mendelssohn Choir perform a range of great choral works – from lively folk songs to works by contemporary composers like Eric Whitacre, Stephanie Martin and Andrew Balfour, the prominent Winnipeg composer of Cree descent.

Doors open at 2:15 pm. First come, first seated.

For those who can’t attend the concert, it will be webcast live on Livestream.

Concert Repertoire:
Ambe (Andrew Balfour)
Trapped in Stone (Balfour)
Gloria Deo (Healey Willan)
Rise up my love (Stephanie Martin)
Sleep (Eric Whitacre)
Three preludes for piano (George Gershwin)
Alleluia (Randall Thompson)
Shall we gather at the river (arr. Aaron Copland)
Feller from Fortune­ (arr. Harry Somers)
Blanche comme la neige (arr. Sir Ernest MacMillan)
J’entends le Moulin (arr. Donald Patriquin)