The Victoria Philharmonic Choir is an auditioned, multi-generational ensemble of 80 voices, directed by Peter Butterfield. Mr. Butterfield’s skill in vocal training and his joyful and exacting leadership style continue to shape VPC into a choir that is at home in a wide-ranging repertoire, from the Renaissance to the twenty-first century.
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Monteverdi Vespers of 1610 (Vespro della Beata Vergine)
Saturday, June 3 and Sunday June 4, 2017
8:00 pm, St. Andrew’s Catholic Cathedral
In honour of Claudio Monteverdi’s 450th birthday, not one, but two performances of this stunning late Renaissance/early Baroque masterpiece, featuring the Montreal-based cornett and sackbut ensemble, La Rose des Vents, and seven soloists.
Tickets are available 4-5 weeks before each concert from Ivy’s Bookshop, Tanner’s Books, Munro’s Books, The Shieling, Long & McQuade and online through Eventbrite.
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