Thursday, January 13, 2011

jan 28 + 30 | vcc | "music from the stage"

At Pacific Theatre, we love the Vancouver Chamber Choir, we love John Trotter, and we love show tunes! Triple threat...

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SONG STREET Berlioz to Bernstein
8 pm Friday, January 28, 2011
3 pm Sunday, January 30, 2011
Ryerson United Church

Vancouver Chamber Choir
Pacifica Singers
Stephen Smith, piano
John William Trotter, conductor

Take a walk on Song Street, a tuneful amble through some music from the stage - opera, operetta and musicals. John William Trotter conducts, starting with famous opera choruses from Berlioz, Rossini, Verdi, Leoncavallo and Mascagni. There are G&S operetta highjinks from HMS Pinafore, songs from Leonard Bernstein’s Candide, and more from several of the Broadway musicals of Stephen Sondheim. Stephen Smith is the pianist and Trotter’s Pacifica Singers also make a cameo appearance.

Hector Berlioz Roman Carnival
Giaccomo Rossini Villager’s Chorus (Guillaume Tell)
Giuseppi Verdi Matador’s Chorus (La Traviata)
Giuseppi Verdi Chorus of Scottish Refugees (MacBeth)
Giuseppi Verdi Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves (Nabucco)
Ruggero Leoncavallo Bell Chorus (Pagliacci)
Pietro Mascagni Easter Hymn (Cavalleria Rusticana)
Giuseppi Verdi Triumphal Scene (Aida)
Gilbert & Sullivan HMS Pinafore Highlights
Stephen Sondheim A Sondheim Medley
Leonard Bernstein Songs from Candide

TICKETS: $24.50 - $28
Students always $10 at the door! 604-280-3311

For more information please contact:
1254 West 7th Avenue, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6H 1B6 604.738.6822, ext 24 Fax 604.738.7832

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