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Carte Blanche to VB8

March 10 @ 7:30 pm (19:30) - March 24 @ 11:00 pm (23:00)


VB8 is a versatile octet, performing contemporary works by young, up-and-coming composers, and older, established repertoire. This programme invites the listener on a lavish trip to South America and Europe to experience all the sights and sounds of the world, both past and present. From Renaissance composer Vittoria’s O quam gloriosum, to Stratocumulus by 21st century award-winning composer Benjamin Sigerson, this program shows VB8’s personality: evocative, and deep, with beautifully blended and highly skilled voices to serve the rich repertoire they choose to perform.


Invitation to love, Ian Chan
O quam gloriosum, Tomas Luis de Victoria
Versa est in luctum, Alonso Lobo
O vos omnes, Pablo Casals
Crux Fidelis, Cesar Alejandro Carrillo
Stratocumulus, Benjamin Sigerson
Les fleurs et les arbres, Camille Saint-Saëns
Lielupe, Eriks Esenvalds
El corazon al Sur, Eladia Blazquez
Viva Jujuy!
Reminiscence, Astor Piazzolla

Bronwyn Thies-Thompson, Kimberley Lynch, Angèle Trudeau, William Duffy, Haitham Haidar, Andrew Gray (directeur), John Giffen, William Kraushaar


March 10 @ 7:30 pm (19:30)
March 24 @ 11:00 pm (23:00)
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Web broadcast


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