2019-2020 Season

C1-temp-300X300Shattered Glass, Shattered Dreams

 

The first full Canadian performance of Sir Michael Tippett’s powerful pacifist oratorio A Child of Our Time, composed in 1941 in response to Kristallnacht, paired with the Canadian premiere of Requiem by the Canadian-Israeli composer Aharon Harlap.

 

Nov 3, 2019

 

C2-temp-300X300Welcome Christmas

 

An evening of joyous carols and humorous stories that bring to life the sweet nostalgia of Christmas in this land of snow, skates and sleighs, narrated by Stratford and Shaw Festival star Benedict Campbell.

 

Dec 17, 2019

 

 

C3-temp-300X300Jazz with Passion

 

The Canadian premiere of popular English composer Will Todd’s uplifting and evocative Easter oratorio, Passion Music, a fusion of jazz combo and choral music featuring the improvisatory keyboard stylings of artist John Sherwood along with the soulful flair of gospel songstress Melissa Davies.

 

Feb 29, 2020

C4-temp-300X300Mind and Music

 

In recognition of Mental Health Week, Orpheus delves into the creativity, madness and genius in music with the Toronto premiere of Canadian composer Allan Bevan’s Ancient of Days, a multi-media choral experience for narrators, soloists, chorus and chamber ensemble based upon the words and art of the 18th century English mystic, William Blake.

 

May 9, 2020

 

We hope you will join us for our 2019-2020 performances. Tickets will be on sale soon through the Orpheus Choir website.

Programs and dates may be subject to change.

 
 

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