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On Wings of Song: Music of Birds and Angels

Posted on Tuesday, March 15th, 2011

Conducted by  Marta McCarthy & Ian Fleming
Saturday March 19, 2011 8pm
Harcourt United Church 87 Dean Ave, Guelph, ON

The programme includes shorter pieces from 17th century Madrigals, to Romantic artsong (Brahms), folksongs and even a modern showtune and some Gospel (and lots in between). Composers include Brahms, Weelkes, Vaughan Williams, Faure, and Canadians: Leonard Enns, Allison Girvan, Healey Willan, Ramona Luengen. Plus there will be a very moving piece set to words by Mother Teresa.

Tickets are $10 at the door or may be purchased in advance by contacting Vicki Isotamm:  visotamm@uoguelph.ca or 519-824-4120 x52991.

 

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