In the depth of winter we bring you choral music that radiates with spiritual warmth, featuring the premiere of The Living Flame of Love by Canadian Peter-Anthony Togni. Written for Pro Coro Canada, this major work brings together Joseph Petric, accordion and Nora Bumanis, harp to accompany the choir. Our program is infused with mystic[…]
Saturday, May 7, 2016, 8:00pm St. Stephen’s Anglican Church, Calgary Luminous Voices Presents Togni – Responsio Special Guest Jeff Reilly, bass clarinet Presented in partnership with the Calgary New Music Festival Performed by Katie Partridge, soprano; Patricia Thompson, mezzo-soprano; Timothy Shantz, tenor; Oliver Munar, tenor; and Jeff Reilly bass clarinet.
Congratulations to everyone involved in the Responsio project! The ATMA released recording of Responsio was nominated for a 2016 Juno in the category of Classical Album of the Year: Vocal or Choral Performance! Don’t miss out on one of the live performances of Responsio this year: April 2 at the JunoFest Showcase in Calgary, Alberta[…]
Two works by Peter-Anthony are now available from Cypress Choral Music in Vancouver. The Final Word is Love & Da Pacem Domine (from the larger work Warrior Songs) can be ordered through the Cypress website. The Final Word is Love I’m deeply moved by the American journalist, social activist and Catholic convert, Dorothy[…]
Luminous Voices presents their second program devoted to music of the 15th and 16th centuries. They will be featuring selections from Peter-Anthony Togni’s Responsio, winner of the the 2014 Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia Masterworks Arts Award, with guest artist Jeff Reilly on bass clarinet. Responsio is a contemporary response to Guillaume de Machaut’s Messe de Nostre Dame. Togni[…]
Join the Elmer Iseler Singers as they present the Canadian Premiere of Warrior Songs Friday March 6, 2015 at Walter Hall, University of Toronto. Renown percussionist Jerry Granelli will join the Iseler’s for this five movement concerto for improvised percussion and choir. It is a 75 minute epic! The central theme running throughout the work is[…]
On May 16th, 2014 at Podium 2014 in Halifax the National Youth Choir of Canada under the direction of Hilary Apfelstadt will premiere Earth Voices, commissioned by the Association of Canadian Choral Communities. At Halifax’s St. Mary’s Basilica 8 pm [codepeople-post-map]