Concert: From Chaos to Sublime Beauty

From Chaos to Sublime Beauty
Saturday, 17 February 8pm

André Campra (1660 – 1744)
Overture to L’Europe Galante: Les Forges Galantes de L’Amour (1697)

Jean-Philippe Rameau (1683 -1764)
L’Orphée, Cantata for voice, violin, viola da gamba and basso continuo (1721)

Jean-Féry Rebel (1666—1747)
Les Élémens, simphonie nouvelle (1737)

François Couperin ‘le Grand’ (1668 – 1733)
Qui dat nivem sicut lanam
from Psalm 147 ‘Lauda Jerusalem’, for solo voice with two flutes and a violin

Jean-Joseph Cassanéa de Mondonville (1711-1772)
Cantate Domino, Grand Motet, for soloists, chorus and orchestra (1742)

Hélène Brunet & Catherine Webster – sopranos
Benjamin Butterfield – tenor
Nathan McDonald – baritone
Victoria Children’s Choir – Madeleine Humer, director
St. Christopher’s Singers (Men)
Pacific Baroque Festival Ensemble – Marc Destrubé, director

Alix Goolden Performance Hall, 907 Pandora Ave, Victoria V8V 3N4
Tickets: $30 Adults; $25 Seniors/Students
Pre-concert talk at 7:15pm.