Sunday, April 10, 2016
7:30 p.m., Basilica of St. John the Baptist
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).