After months of hard work and preparations, the Victoria Children’s Choir has departed to the Netherlands for their “Bridging Generations” Tour! Follow our stories from the road as choristers sing in communities and celebrations, meet Dutch children, and experience the peace and freedom that Canada helped establish.
Choir Tour Netherlands 2015
Our choristers are discovering wonderful people and places as travel the Dutch countryside an celebrate the 70th Anniversary of Liberation. Scroll down for a selection of tour photos (and view hundreds more in our Picasa album.) Plus, check out Tour videos: Community performances in Soesterberg and at Castle Amerongen. A Canadian War Memorial performance, via CHEK News. A short VE Day performance in Holten, via […]
Like many Canadians, our choristers have a legacy and/or connection to the Netherlands. Find out why these singers are excited to be “Bridging Generations.”
The diversity of our past and present is reflected in the wonderful repertoire of our 2015 Bridging Generations tour. As they travel through many communities and celebrations, choristers will perform a varied programme of the following pieces: Songs of freedom and peace Freedom Trilogy – Paul Halley† Hymn to Freedom – Oscar Peterson†; arr. Louise Rose† Al […]
During our Bridging Generations tour in the Netherlands, we will nourish everything from our spirits to friendships, and our appetites. On May 5, choristers will attend a “Freedom Meal” as part of Liberation festivities. As residents and visitors gather to share a meal, our singers will roam from table-to-table performing selections from our Tour repertoire. […]