Pacific Opera Victoria’s most recent production of La Bohème featured choristers from our very own Recital Choir. In the words of POV’s Chorus Master, Giuseppe Pietraroia, “La Bohème has been referred to as the perfect opera. It’s just the right balance of comedy, spectacle, pathos, and drama – not to mention beloved characters who take […]
Another successful Pacific Baroque Festival has come and gone. The theme this year: Le Grand Siècle-Music in the Glow of the Sun King. The repertoire performed was from the time of Louis XIV, France’s “Sun King,” who reigned from 1643 to 1715. The Victoria Children’s Choir have become regular collaborators in this annual festival. This […]
On Tuesday November 28, the Recital Choir choristers (on right) performed in the 33rd annual Christmas Lights Across Canada event. They sang carols and songs on the BC legislature steps during the official illumination ceremony. This is an annual, cross country event that we were honoured to be apart of.
A great thanks to all of you who contributed to last Saturday’s celebration at Christ Church Cathedral for St Cecilia’s Day, an event that appeared to appreciated by musicians and audience alike. We are all aware that a lot of time is invested in performing and in supporting such an event, and everyone at the […]