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Our Next Event Is:
YOUTH & MUSIC 2015 New Choral Creators

Ryerson United Church
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
8:00 p.m. Friday, 24th April 2015

Vancouver Chamber Choir
Vancouver Youth Choir
- Carrie Tennant, conductor
- Caitlin Hayes, accompanist
Stephen Smith, piano
Jon Washburn, conductor

Description
Our 44th season draws to a close in the most delightful way with our 12th biennial Young Composers’ Competition and the exciting Youth & Music event that has grown up around it. We will hear our new associate ensemble Vancouver Youth Choir conducted by Carrie Tennant, will premiere new compositions by previous winners of the competition and will wind things up with music by our ever-youthful British composer friend, Bob Chilcott. Stephen Smith joins us at the piano.

Repertoire
Vancouver Youth Choir, Carrie Tennant, conductor:
Ragnar Rasmussen - Motion
Pärt Uusberg - Őhtul
Hreiđar Ingi Ţortsteinsson - Rauđi riddarinn

Premieres of newly commissioned works by former competition winners:
Kathleen Allan - Stars
Matthew Emery - Lullaby
Rob Teehan - Sing No Sad Songs for Me
David von Kampen - Love came down at Christmas

Jon Washburn - O sacrum convivium!
Bob Chilcott - Aesop’s Fables

The finalist compositions in the 2015 Young Composers’ Competition. 1st, 2nd, Best in BC placements and Honourable Mentions will be announced at the concert:

Elementary (ages 8 - 12)
Henry From - Life is but a Dream
Jenny Zeng - Let the Evil Perish

Secondary (ages 13 - 17)
Maria Jimenez - Duerme (Sleep)
Joshua Yang - Song of Nature

College/University (ages 18 - 22)
Maciej Bałenkowski - Quaeram te, Domine
Katerina Gimon - Water (from Elements)
Saad Haddad - Ah Sunflower
Jack Langdon - Gloria (from Missa Brevis)



 Venue

Ryerson United Church


2205 W. 45th Ave (at Yew St.)
Vancouver
British Columbia, Canada

Ryerson is a beautiful church in the heart of Kerrisdale with warm ambiance and excellent acoustics.

Parking is on the street around the church. It's free, but please respect permit only signs. The church is a two block walk from W. Boulevard and the Arbutus bus line.



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