Responsio – Luminous Voices

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.

Consonance and dissonance – Responsio

Part of the Vocal Music concerts series. Suzie LeBlanc, soprano Andrea Ludwig, mezzo-soprano Charles Daniel, tenor John Potter, tenor Jeff Reilly, bass clarinet Peter-Anthony TOGNI Responsio A contemporary response to Guillaume de Machaut’s Messe de Nostre Dame. Canadian composer Peter Togni simultaneously refracts, magnifies, challenges and refutes the austere voices of the Medieval masterpiece. Juxtaposing choral material, entirely written out,[…]

Responsio – Juno nominated 2016

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[…]

Rapturous Renaissance

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[…]