Chez Nous: Christmas with Elektra

Date: June 20, 2017

Saturday, December 2, 2017 • 7:30 pm
Dunbar Ryerson United Church, Vancouver

Sunday, December 3, 2017 • 3:00 pm
Highlands United Church, North Vancouver

Ushering in the season of Advent, Chez Nous: Christmas with Elektra is a seasonal tradition for many families. Experience familiar carols and new works connecting the past with the present, including the world premiere of a suite of carol arrangements by Canadian composer Laura Hawley. Anchoring the program is Benjamin Britten’s timeless A Ceremony of Read More

Fire Flowers

Date:

Saturday, March 3, 2018 • 7:30 pm
St. John’s Shaughnessy Anglican Church,Vancouver

March brings a compelling performance in tribute to the resilience of the human spirit: Fire Flowers. Named for a work for choir and marimba by Timothy Corlis, the concert includes a world premiere by Carol Barnett, sonorous polyphony by Leonora d’Este (1515-1575) and a rich program of other living composers. Join us for a concert of reflection and inspiration presented by the unmistakable voices of Elektra.… Read More

Tapestry International: Celebration of Women’s Choirs

Date:

Choral Threads • Friday, May 4, 2018 • 7:30pm
St. John’s Shaughnessy Anglican Church, Vancouver
Free admission

Celebration Concert • Saturday, May 5, 2018 • 7:30 pm
Christ Church Cathedral, Vancouver
Ticketed concert

To round out the season, Elektra is thrilled to welcome choirs from Iceland (Kvennakór Garðabæjar), Japan (Frisches Ei), and Los Angeles (VOX Femina) to its triennial Tapestry International Celebration of Women’s Choirs. Each ensemble’s unique voice will be heard in a free concert called … Read More