On Dec. 2-3 we presented a concert of Christmas music with organ and brass at All Saints’ Anglican Cathedral, with organist Jeremy Spurgeon and a brass quintet comprised of ESO players.
On Feb. 11 we were the guests of the Edmonton Symphony in a concert guest conducted by Jean Marie Zeitouni, featuring Fauré’s Requiem and Quebec composer Jacques Hétu’s Symphony Nr. 5, which has a closing choral movement, featuring a setting of French poet Paul Eluard’s iconic WWII Resistance poem Liberté.
On March 31 we present Haydn’s great oratorio The Creation, featuring the Edmonton Symphony and soloists Leslie Bradley, soprano, John Tessier, tenor, and Alexander Hajek, baritone, also at the Winspear.
On June 10 Eaton Singers will present their final concert of the season, featuring their program which they will present on tour to Great Britain in July. Concert at McDougall Church.
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ESO : Masters Series
Hétu Symphony No 5, Opus 81
Fauré Requiem February 11, 2017