Enjoy our VCM Guitar Orchestra with players from Stacey Boal’s Recorder Orchestra and Canzonas and Fantasias class.
Please join us for 'Gender Benders', an evening of light-hearted operatic entertainment! Captain Lovelock tells the tale of an eccentric, elderly widow who wishes to remarry. Her maid (dressed as a man), her daughters and a marriage broker all scheme to teach the widow a lesson she'll never forget. The evening is rounded out with more operatic cross-dressing by Mozart, Humperdinck and Nicolai.
Vancouver's Said The Whale has been on a steady upward trajectory for the past six years, as relentless touring and a prolific string of releases have led to successes including a JUNO Award in 2011 for New Group of the Year and nationally charting singles. In 2013, the tireless five-piece — which includes dual songwriters Tyler Bancroft and Ben Worcester, drummer Spencer Schoening, keyboardist Jaycelyn Brown and bassist Nathan Shaw — will continue to break down doors by releasing its most adventurous and hook-filled batch of songs yet.
In the first of their much-anticipated, bi-annual concerts, our gifted young Collegium students will perform works by Beethoven, Mozart, Dvorak, Schumann, Diabelli, Bach,Purcell, Vivaldi and Mendelssohn.
Celebrate the spirit of Christmas with family and friends at Alix Goolden Hall on Wednesday, December 11 at 7:00pm. Enjoy this much loved tale read by your favourite CBC personalities with music by the Open Door Choir at Our Place and The Victoria Good News Choir with Louise Rose.All proceeds to benefit Our Place Society.
Enjoy Lorraine Min (piano), Terence Tam (violin) and Brian Yoon (cello) performing works by Shostakovich, Ravel and Smetana.
Winter Harp . . . a Christmas masterpiece. Velvet gowns, golden instruments, candles,backdrops of cathedrals and snow -- it’s like being in King Arthur’s court.Three beautiful harps combine with flutes, rare medieval instruments, percussion, poetry and song to wrap you snugly in the silken cloak of Christmas. Medieval carols, rare carols and familiar carols will have your heart singing.This year’s special guest is legendary harpist Kim Robertson. Back by popular demand is acclaimed singer and harper Roger Helfrick. His voice is pure gold.Don’t miss this journey of pure magic -- Winter Harp -- where Christmas begins.
EMSI’s Christmas concert is always highly anticipated as the most entertaining of the season. This year, the towering Christmas cantatas of Johann Sebastian Bach are performed by some of Canada’s leading baroque music specialists and many of Victoria’s favourite musicians, all under the direction of Jeanne Lamon (Music Director of Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra).
With BUCK 65, HORSE FEATHERS, RYAN GULDEMOND (of MOTHER MOTHER) & Guests, and SCOTT STANTON & DAVE LANG (CURRENT SWELL) Partial proceeds towards TLC Fund For Kids.
Civic Orchestra of Victoria presents: 15th Annual Sing Along Messiahscore by G.F. HandelSoloists:Stephanie Landucci, soprano Eva Rebecca Bild, alto Sunny Shams, tenor Trevor Bowes, bass/baritone... and with You, the Audience, as the ChorusThe Civic Orchestra of Victoria has some vocal scores to lend to the Chorus during performance (donations greatly appreciated.) If you have your own score, please bring it with you.