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  • Date: Sunday, 16 October 2016, 4pm
  • Venue: St Mary's Kangaroo Point (Brisbane) — 455 Main St, Kangaroo Point, QLD
  • Tickets: Adults: $30 | Concession: $22 — Tickets can be purchased online or by phone on (07) 3847 1717

Event Details

CANTICUM CHAMBER CHOIR (conductor Emily Cox) performs inspiring works by eloquent musical voices of our time on the powerful theme of light, its imagery and symbolism. Join us in celebrating our 21st birthday with refreshments after the concert.

‚ÄčIn this program of works by eloquent musical voices of our time, we reveal the power of the human voice to stir emotion and create light and shade. The concert includes sonorous and glowing music by Esenvalds, Gjeilo, Lauridsen, Mealor, Thompson, Sixten, as well as Australian composers Terpstra, Gearing and Twist.

We are delighted to include in the programme works by current and former members of the choir, Joseph Twist, Keren Terpstra and Phillip Gearing.  The full repertoire list is here:

Keren Terpstra (Australia) Light
Joseph Twist (Australia) Ubi Caritas
Phillip Gearing (Australia) Only the Light
Frederik Sixten (Sweden) The Fleeing Child is Jesus
Morten Lauridsen (USA) Sa nuit d’ete, Sure on this shining night
Paul Mealor (UK) Ubi Caritas
Arvo Part (Estonia) 7 Magnificat Antiphons
David Hamilton (New Zealand) Ecce Beatam Lucem
Giselle Wyers (USA) The Waking
Randall Thompson (USA) Choose something like a star
Ola Gjeilo (Norway) Ubi Caritas
Eriks Esenvalds (Latvia) Stars

Featured non-Australian music: Frederik Sixten, Morten Lauridsen, Paul Mealor, Arvo Part, David Hamilton, Giselle Wyers, Randall Thompson, Ola Gjeilo, Eriks Esenvalds

Further information for this event is available online at the event's website or by phone on (07) 3201 4367 or by email to contact@canticum.org.au

Featured Australian Works

Light : for SSAATTBB choir (2015) by Keren Terpstra
— performed by Emily Cox and Canticum Chamber Choir
Ubi Caritas : for SATB divisi a cappella (2015) by Joseph Twist
— performed by Emily Cox and Canticum Chamber Choir

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