Sunday, April 27, 2014

7:30 pm, Basilica of St. John the Baptist

Start spreadin' the news - Newfoundland and Labrador's own Quintessential Vocal Ensemble is headed to its solo debut at Carnegie Hall in New York City!

Before the choir takes flight, join QVE for one magnificent candle-lit night on the wings of music at the Basilica of St. John the Baptist. You'll hear a preview of QVE's Carnegie Hall program including "As On Wings" by Leonard Enns, commissioned by QVE to remember the lasting bonds made after thousands of air travellers were diverted and forced to seek refuge on the shores of Newfoundland and Labrador during the tragedy of 9/11.

Also featuring the Holy Heart Chamber Choir; conducting performances by Andrew Cranston, Colin Taylor, and Robin Williams; works by Kathleen Allan, Eriks Esenvalds, spirituals and much more!

Tickets $20 ($18 senior/student), available at the Holy Heart Theatre Box Office, 579-4424 or online at (service charge applies). Tickets also available from QVE members and at the concert.