April 24, 2017

Concerts & Music Events

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APRIL 30 CHORAL EVENSONG

The St. George's Cathedral Evensong Choir, directed by Michael Capon, will sing a service of Choral Evensong in honour of St. George on Sunday April 30 at the special time of 4pm. The choir will sing music by John Mundy, C.V. Stanford, and John Sanders. Join us for an evening of spiritual refreshment.


SUMMER CONCERTS

The St. George’s Cathedral Summer Concerts begin on Thursday June 15 from 12:15pm to 12:50pm with the “Flutissimo” flute ensemble, directed by Anne Palmer, performing. The series will continue every Thursday through August 31. Admission is free, with a voluntary offering collected. In addition to the noontime concerts, the series includes two special evening concerts: the Libertas male choir on Thursday June 8 at 7:30pm, and the acclaimed choir of Trinity College, Cambridge, directed by Stephen Layton on Thursday July 27 at 7:30pm. Join us for a mid-day musical interlude!

SUMMER AT ST. GEORGE’S
Summer Concerts 2016
Thursdays 12:15pm-12:50pm
Freewill Offering
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Special pre-series concert
Thursday June 8, 7:30pm
Libertas Male Choir
Tickets $20/$10
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June 15  Flutissimo (Flute ensemble)
June 22  Cranberry Dixie Band    
June 29  Michael Capon (Organ)
July 6  Saxobelles (Saxophone quartet)
July 13  Kingston Classics Trio (Flute, Clarinet, Bassoon)
July 20  Nicholas Walters (Organ)
July 27 [Evening concert only]
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Special evening concert
Thursday July 27, 7:30pm
Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge
Tickets $25
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August 3  Greater Kingston Chorus (Choir)
August 10  Leonid Nediak (Piano)
August 17  Sundance Trio (Oboe, Bassoon, Piano)
August 24  Tomoko Inui & Pedro Molina (Piano, Clarinet)
August 31  Federico Andreoni (Organ)


JULY 27 Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge

St. George’s Cathedral presents the acclaimed Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge, directed by Stephen Layton, in concert on Thursday July 27 at 7:30pm. Tickets cost $25 and are available at the Cathedral Office or at the door.

Voted the fifth best choir in the world in Gramophone magazine’s “20 Greatest Choirs”, The Choir of Trinity College Cambridge comprises around thirty Choral Scholars and two Organ Scholars, all of whom are ordinarily undergraduates of the College. Stephen Layton has been Director of Music since 2006.

“Sublime singing.” Los Angeles Times
“One of Great Britain’s finest choirs.” American Record Guide
“Virtuoso is the right word ... Singing of such staggering accomplishment.” BBC Music Magazine