Sunday, April 10, 2016

7:30 p.m., Basilica of St. John the Baptist

1916

QVE remembers the events of 1916 by bringing together music of hope and peace from nations at war: works by composers of the era including Willan, Holst, Fauré, Rachmaninoff and Reger, and the world premiere of "Rest" by Kathleen Allan, commissioned by QVE in remembrance of the sacrifice of the Newfoundland Regiment at Beaumont-Hamel. The QVE Mixed Youth Chorus presents inspiring selections from its upcoming tour to MusicFest Canada in Ottawa. Also featuring a heartwarming guest performance by the children and youth of the Atlantic Vocal Ensembles.

Sunday, April 10 at the Basilica, 7:30 pm, doors open at 7.

Tickets $25 ($20 senior/student) available at the Holy Heart Theatre Box Office (holyhearttheatre.com or 579-4424), from choir members and at the door (cash only).