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Erato Ensemble presents The Living Ocean
The Orpheum Annex
Vancouver, BC
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Erato Ensemble presents The Living Ocean
Canada is a maritime nation, with the longest coastline in the world bordering three oceans. Each day that we are alive, we literally live and breathe the ocean. It doesn't matter where you live or what you do. If you are presently alive on the planet Earth, your life is inextricably intertwined with the ocean.

Erato is proud to partner with Living Oceans Society on this program of music inspired by the Sea. Living Oceans is a B.C. non-profit society working to ensure Healthy Oceans, Healthy Communities. Founded in the tiny fishing village of Sointula off Vancouver Islands northeast coast, Living Oceans seeks solutions that enable us to use the oceans without using them up. The group has worked annually since 2008 to remove plastic marine debris from North Island beaches and this year, co-ordinated the removal of an estimated 40 tonnes of debris collected by groups all along the West Coast of Vancouver Island.

As this is our Season-Opening concert, we decided to make it extra special. There will be Pre-show presentations by Living Oceans Society and a discussion with Composer Glenn Sutherland and Poet Susan Hughson about their new work being premiered. There will also be a silent auction in the lobby. And of course drinks and snacks at the bar!

Pre-Show events begin at 7:00pm. Concert starts at 8:00pm.


Repertoire:

Dominic Argento - To Be Sung Upon the Water (selections)
Keith Bissell - Overheard on a Salt Marsh
Edward Elgar - Sea Pictures (selections)
Gabriel Faure - L'horizon chimerique
Clifford Ford - Halifax, 6 December 1917
Leila Lustig - I shall miss the sea
Edward MacDowell - The Sea
Marga Richter - Serenade

Plus world premieres:
Glenn Sutherland & Sue Hughson - Small Wave
William George - Running Into the Sea


Performers:

Dorothea Hayley, soprano
Melanie Adams, mezzo-soprano
Will George, tenor
Vaughn Chauvin, baritone
Jeff Pelletier, flute
Julie Begg, clarinet
Stanton Jack, guitar
Stefan Hintersteininger, cello
Michael Park, piano
Nina Horvath, piano
Carolyn Shiau, piano

Location

The Orpheum Annex (View)
823 Seymour Street, 2nd floor
Vancouver, BC V6B 3L4
Canada


Categories

Arts > Performance
Music > Classical

Kid Friendly: Yes!
Dog Friendly: No
Non-Smoking: Yes!
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!

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