News Release: 10 November 2011
VANCOUVER BACH CHOIR PRESENTS CHRISTMAS WITH THE BACH CHOIR
Location: The Orpheum
Time and Date: Sunday, 4 December 2011, 2:00pm
Vancouver Bach Choir, Leslie Dala, music director
Vancouver Bach Children’s Chorus, the Vancouver Bach Youth Choir and Sarabande,
Marisa Gaetanne, music director, Paula Kremer, conductor and Kathleen Allan, conductor
Vancouver Academy of Music Symphony Orchestra
Organist, Ellen Wang
Join the Vancouver Bach Choir to celebrate this year’s holiday season with Old & New
. The concert will feature traditional Christmas favourites and a world premiere - Winter Solstice
by composer Cameron Wilson and librettist Kico Gonzalez-Risso
. The Children’s Chorus will be joining the Vancouver Academy of Music Symphony Orchestra and Maestro Leslie Dala for an exciting ride on Kapilow’s Polar Express
As one of the largest choral organizations in Canada, the Vancouver Bach Choir shares passion and commitment with audiences by exploring a wide range of repertoire from the past to the present. Through its series of concerts presented at the magnificent Orpheum Theatre each season, the VBC continues to meet its mandate of offering the world’s favourite large symphonic choral works and commissioning and performing works by renowned British Columbian and Canadian composers. As the Vancouver Bach Choir celebrates its 81st anniversary in the 11/12 season, it is poised to move forward to the next exciting chapter.
Tickets are from $24 - $54 for Christmas with the Bach Choir.
Please call 604 876 3434 or visit the VBC website www.vancouverbachchoir.com
Season Media Sponsor: CBC. Season
Print Media Sponsor: Vancouver Sun.
The Vancouver Bach Choir is thankful for the continuing support of Canada Arts Council, British Columbia Arts Council and the City of Vancouver.
For more information, please contact Barbara Livingston, General Manager