Haydn’s “Mass in Time of War”Date/Time
Date(s) - Saturday, November 11
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
St. Matthew’s Anglican Church
Seventeen Voyces’s tremendous 2017-18 season will begin dramatically with a presentation at St. Matthew’s of Franz Joseph Haydn’s stunning Mass in Time of War on Remembrance Day, Sat. Nov. 11, at 7:30 pm. Paired with the highly evocative work, will be the choir’s Kevin Reeves’ Somewhere in France: Love letters from the trenches, a multi-media event about the First World War.
Directed by Reeves, Haydn’s mass will be accompanied by a large orchestra, requiring string instruments, woodwinds, trumpets, French horns, and drums. Joining the chamber choir will be Matthew Larkin’s new choir, the Caelis Academy Ensemble, and a local quartet of superb singers, including soprano Maghan McPhee, mezzo-soprano April Babey, tenor Dillon Parmer, and baritone Joel Allison.
Tickets $20 Students; $30 Adults. For information and tickets: www.seventeenvoyces.ca