Sunday, April 26, 2020 at 4:00 pm
CANCELLED: In a pro-active response to Covid-19
Elmer Iseler Singers and the Elora Singers Unite
Two great choirs, One great sound!
Lydia Adams and Mark Vuorinen, Conductors
Glorious sounds await you when two great choirs merge to present spectacular music, including the 36-voice work, Deo Gratias, by Ockeghen, Ave Maria by Franz Biebl and the stunning Rheinberger Abendlied.
Mark Vuorinen and the Elora Singers are our guests, and we are thrilled to sing with them on this concert of choral masterpieces.
Also works by:
- Ēriks Ešenvalds
- Hussein Janmohamed
- Paul Mealor
- Arvo Pärt
- Ugis Praulinš
- R. Murray Schafer
In collaboration with Eglinton St. George’s Music Committee.
About The Elora Singers
The Elora Singers, an all-professional Grammy- and JUNO-nominated chamber choir was founded in 1980 by Noel Edison. Between 1997 and 2019, the choir has been the core of the large-scale Toronto Mendelssohn Choir and the chamber-sized Mendelssohn Singers and is the choral ensemble-in-residence of the Elora Festival for three weeks each summer. Through regular concert series, recordings, and touring, the Elora Singers has established a reputation as one of the finest chamber choirs in Canada. With twelve releases on the NAXOS label, the Elora Singers is known for its rich, warm sound and clarity of texture. The choir is renowned for its diverse styles, for its commitment to Canadian repertoire, and for its collaborations with other Canadian artists.
Apr 26, 2020
Eglinton St. George’s United Church
35 Lytton Blvd., Toronto, ON, M4R 1L2