Helianthus – Canadian Choir Premiere


May 07, 2023    
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm


Eastminster United Church
310 Danforth Ave, Toronto, ON, M4K 1N6

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The Bach Children’s Chorus presents, Cry Out, their biggest concert of the season.

Cry Out is a celebration of sounds big and small, with children and youth sharing their voices with boldness and beauty. Premiering Toronto composer, Frank Horvat and lyricist, Christine Pennylegion’s Helianthus. Featuring other Canadian composers Eleanor Daley, Rupert Lang, Sarah Quartel, Laura Hawley, Oscar Peterson, and The Ennis Sisters.

Accompanied by a stellar roster of guest musicians:
Carissa Neufeld, Piano and Percussion
Carrie Loring, Guitar
Elizabeth Loewen Andrews, Violin
Melvin Suwarno, Penny whistle
Ryoko Huo, Piano
Sarah Buisman, Percussion
Sarah Steeves, Cello
Yang Chen, Percussion
Charissa Bagan, Artistic Director
Sarah Buisman, Carrie Loring, Patrick Murray, Associate Conductors

4pm-5:30pm with Bake Sale to follow

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Bach Children's Chorus premiere's Frank Horvat's Helianthus

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