Sunday, May 29, 2022 at 4:00 pm EDT - 5:00 pm EDT
Lydia Adams conducts Elmer Iseler Singers in a concert online
Presenting a significant choral/cultural spectrum of interest and understanding through compositions by Canadian and International composers.
- Ave Verum Corpus, Peter Togni, Nova Scotia
- grandmother moon, Eleanor Daley, Ontario
- At Night the Valley Dreams of Snow, Jason Jestadt, Ontario
- Nur: Reflections of Light, Hussein Janmohamed, British Columbia
- Long Road, Ēriks Ešenvalds, Latvia
- Melodia, Myroslav Skoryk, Ukraine
Lydia Adams also explores and explains the concepts and inspiration of the poetry and compositions, in conversations with Eleanor Daley, Mi’kmaw poet Mary Louise Martin and Knowledge Keeper Catherine Martin; Ēriks Ešenvalds; Hussein Janmohamed with Amirali Alibhai; Jason Jestadt with Inuktitut educator Rosie Piercy; Halyna Kvitka Kondracki (founding director/conductor of the Vesnivka Choir); and Peter Togni.
The music is glorious and the conversation not to be missed. A one-of-a kind concert experience!
Join us for this special Elmer Iseler Singers concert by Zoom. To receive you personal invitation, please consider a donation towards the work of the choir by a gift online with PayPal Giving Fund, Canada Helps or calling the EIS office at 416-217-0537. A 2022 donation tax receipt will be issue for the full amount of your donation.
If you are mailing in a cheque, please reply by email to firstname.lastname@example.org with your response by Thursday, May 26, 2022 so that we can send you the Zoom invitation for this concert. Your donation gives you access to our event from May 29 to June 11, 2022.
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Proceeds from this event will support the Elmer Iseler Singers’ return to their outstanding musical performances, community workshops, and educational activities throughout the GTA, around Ontario and across Canada.
Your continuing support currently enables us to digitally unite students, community choirs, composers, and audience members together in a musical quilt, until we can be together in person again. Please know that your visionary gifts to the organization are so very much appreciated.
May 29, 2022
4:00 pm EDT - 5:00 pm EDT
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