Past Concerts 2008-09

December 2008 – With Heart and Soul and Voice

Directed by Marg Stubington

  • A Ceremony of Carols, Op. 28 – Benjamin Britten
  • Angels We Have Heard on High (audience carol)
  • Canticle to the Spirit – Eleanor Daley
  • Dors Ma Colombe – French traditional
  • Mary Had a Baby – arr. Malcolm Sargent
  • O Magnum Mysterium – Morten Lauridsen
  • Christmas Lullaby – Graeme Wearmouth
  • We Three Kings of Orient Are, God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen – arr. Y. Kondonassis
  • Winter Suite (Guest harpist Lucile Brais Hildesheim)
    • Noël Nouvelet
    • Huron Carol
    • Winter Dance
  • Still, Still, Still (audience carol)
  • A Little Christmas Music (Medley à la Mozart) – Daryl Runswick
  • Hevenu Shalom A’Leychem – arr. Donald Patriquin

May 2009 – Fair Winds and a Following Sea

Directed by Marg Stubington

 

  • Celtic Mass for the Sea (excerpts) – Scott Macmillan
  • Paradise (Song of Georgian Bay) – Eleanor Daley
  • All for Me Grog – arr. Stephen Hatfield
  • Feller From Fortune – arr. Harry Somers
  • The Maple Leaf Forever – Alexander Muir, arr. Ron Smail, new lyrics by Vladimir Radian
  • Watching the Apples Grow – Stan Rogers, arr. Ron Smail
  • To Hope – Mark Sirett
  • Cape Breton Lullaby – Kenneth Leslie, arr. Stuart Calvert
  • The Grand Hotel – arr. Stephen Chatman
  • Ah! Si Mon Moine Voulait Danser ! – arr. Donald Patriquin
  • Here’s to Song – Allister MacGillivray, Lydia Adams

Guest musicians

String Quintet:

  • Brigitte Amyot, violin
  • Sylvie Rocheleau, violin
  • Kevin James, viola
  • Kirk Starkey, cello
  • Paul Mach, double bass

Celtic Ensemble:

  • Greg Brown, fiddle, mandolin
  • Ross Davison, Uilleann pipes, whistle, bodhran
  • Lucille Brais Hildesheim, celtic harp