So much wonderful choral music comes from the British Isles, from folksongs and sea shanties to classical and contemporary works. In this concert Via Choralis, plus dancers from the Kathy White Academy and Collaborative Pianist Sandra Fletcher, bring you toe-tapping airs and beautiful melodies from 5 centuries, including excerpts from Benjamin Britten's "Choral Dances" from Gloriana and settings of folksongs by Canadian composers Mark Sirrett, Nicholas Fairbank and Jonathan Quick.
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Via Choralis Chamber Choir (choral)
VIA CHORALIS, a community choir based in Sidney, BC, was founded in 1999 by Elizabeth Shannon and since 2005 has been directed by Nicholas Fairbank. Programming is eclectic; the choir performs a wide range of music from Renaissance madrigals and choral classics to contemporary Canadian repertoire. Besides our own concerts, Via Choralis has also enj... more info