Ave Verum

20:00 Saturday 26th May, St Joseph's (174 Wilbrod), Ottawa

Cantata Singers of Ottawa

 

Winter music

15:00 Sunday 8th March, St Joseph's (174 Wilbrod), Ottawa

Cantata Singers of Ottawa

Missa Brevis - Zoltán Kodály

Hynm to the Creator of Light - John Rutter

Snowforms - R Murray Schafer

Un soir de neige - Francis Poulenc

 

STainer Crucifixion

Sacred concert, 15:00 Sunday 25th March, Christ Church Cathedral, Ottawa

Cathedral Choir of Men & Boys

Andrew Ager - Organ

 

STaBat Mater - David Bednall

Sacred concert, 15:00 Friday 30th March, Christ Church Cathedral, Ottawa

Cathedral Choir of Girls

James Calkin - Organ

 

Easter Day Choral Services with Orchestra

Liturgical performances, 9:00 and 11:00 Sunday 1st April, Christ Church Cathedral, Ottawa

Mass in G - Schubert

Coronation Mass - Mozart

Laudate Dominum - Mozart

The heavens are telling - Haydn

Worthy is the Lamb - Handel

 

À la cour de Bourgogne

15:00 Thursday 3rd May 2018, Église Saint-Pierre Apôtre, Montréal

Studio de musique ancienne de Montréal

Anthoni usque limina - Antoine Busnois

Credo Missa L’homme arme - Guillaume Dufay

Sanctus Missa L’homme arme - Johannes Ockeghem

Nuper rosarum flores – Guillaume Dufay

 

MonTréal 375

15:00 Sunday 15th October 2017, Église Immaculée-Conception, Montréal

Studio de musique ancienne de Montréal

Autour d'un office du salut du très saint sacrement chez les indiens abénakis

Te Deum - André Campra

Prepare, prepare your songs of praise - William Boyce (Modern premiere)

The King Shall Rejoice - William Boyce

 

Fauré requiem

20:00 Saturday 4th November, St Joseph's (174 Wilbrod), Ottawa

Cantata Singers of Ottawa with orchestra

Laudate Dominum - W A Mozart

Misericordias Domini - W A Mozart

Brandenburg Concerto No. 6 - J S Bach

Cantique de Jean Racine - G Fauré

 

Fauré requiem

(liturgical performance)

16:30 Sunday 5th November, Christchurch Cathedral, 414 Sparks St, Ottawa

Combined Choirs of Christchurch Cathedral with orchestra

 

Nouvelle-France

Sunday 26th November, Châteauguay

Studio de musique ancienne de Montréal

 

Christmas Oratorio (complete) - J.S. BACH

15:00 Sunday 3rd December 2017, Église Saint-Jean-Baptiste, Montréal

Studio de musique ancienne de Montréal / Ensemble Caprice

Co-directed with Matthias Maute

 

Family Christmas Spectacular

15:00 Sunday 10th December, St Joseph's (174 Wilbrod), Ottawa

Cantata Singers of Ottawa

Cathedral Brass

 

Joshua Bell’s Christmas

Wednesday 20th December, National Arts Centre, Ottawa

Christchurch Cathedral men and boys choir

 

Nouvelle-France

Thursday 15th February, St John's Smith Square, London, UK

Studio de musique ancienne de Montréal

Missa in Angustiis (Nelson Mass)

30th July to 6th August

CAMMAC - Week 6

 

D'amour et D'ivresse

Tuesday 5th September, Arsenal art contemporain, Montréal

Studio de musique ancienne de Montréal

 

SING OTTAWA EN CHOEUR

MUSIC FROM NEW FRANCE AND QUÉBEC

19:30 Friday 23rd June 2017, Knox Presbyterian Church, 120 Lisgar Street, Ottawa

Studio de musique ancienne de Montréal

 

SING OTTAWA EN CHOEUR

OTTAWA IN SONG

15:00 Saturday 24th June 2017, Knox Presbyterian Church, 120 Lisgar Street, Ottawa

Cantata Singers of Ottawa

 

SING OTTAWA EN CHOEUR

Canada Celebration 2017

19:30 Sunday 25th June 2017, St Joseph's (174 Wilbrod) Ottawa

Cantata Singers of Ottawa, Capital Chamber Choir, Combined Choirs of Ottawa

Co-directed with Jamie Loback

 

Halleluja! Schütz, Schein & scheidt

19:30 Thursday 4th May 2017, Chapelle du Grand Séminaire de Montréal

Studio de musique ancienne de Montréal

O Herr, ich bin dein Knecht - Johann Hermann Schein

Freue dich des Weibes deiner Jugend - Johann Hermann Schein

Wie lieblich sind deine Wohnungen - Heinrich Schütz

Padouana de la Suite no 2 - Johann Hermann Schein

Saul, Saul, was verfolgst du Mich? - Heinrich Schütz

Gott sei mir gnädig - Johann Hermann Schein

Komm, heiliger Geist - Heinrich Schütz

Vater unser im Himmelreich - Samuel Scheidt

Halleluja! Lobet den Herren in sienem Heiligtum - Heinrich Schütz

 

venetian vespers by candlelight

20:00 Saturday 18th March 2017, St Joseph's (174 Wilbrod), Ottawa

Cantata Singers of Ottawa with

La Rose des Vents, Ottawa Baroque Consort, Bronwyn Thies-Thompson (Soprano) and Matthew Larkin (Continuo)

Excerpts from Monteverdi Vespers 1610 and Gabrieli Sacred Symphonies

 

eternal russia

19:30 Saturday 1st April 2017, Salle Bourgie, Montréal

14:00 Sunday 2nd April 2017, Salle Bourgie, Montréal

Studio de musique ancienne de Montréal (24 voices)

Music from the Orthodox Choral tradition including:

Easter Canon (excerpts) - Nikolai Dilestky

Glory... Only begotten son - Vasily Titov

Do not reject me in my old age - Maksym Berezovsky

Of thy Mystical Supper - Alexander Gretchaninoff

Blessed art thou O lord - Sergei Rachmaninoff

Lord's Prayer - Igor Stravinsky

The Mystical Supper - Gerorgi Sviridov

Beatitudes - Valdmir Martynov

 

COLOURS OF ORLANDO

Sunday 20th November, Église de la Visitation, Ahuntsic

Studio de musique ancienne de Montréal

 

music by Orlando Lassus to include:

Laudate Dominum omnes gentes a 12

Laudate Dominum, quoniam bonus a 7

Mira loquor sed digna fide a 10

Te Deum laudamus

Aurora lucis rutilat a 10

 

CHRISTMAS WITH CHARPENTIER

19:30 Friday 16th December 2016, Église Saint-Léon de Westmount, Montréal

Studio de musique ancienne de Montréal et Orchestre de Clavecin en concert

co-directed with Luc Beauséjour

 

Canticum in nativitatem Domini H314 - Marc Antonie Charpentier

Magnificat H73 - Marc Antonie Charpentier

Messe de minuit - Marc Antonie Charpentier

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Beatus Vir H221 - Marc Antonie Charpentier

Te Deum H146 - Marc Antonie Charpentier

 

FAMILY CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR

15:00 Sunday 18th December 2016, St Joseph's (174 Wilbrod) Ottawa

Cantata Singers of Ottawa with guest artists

Ottawa Children's Choir

Caroline Leonardelli (harp)

Cathedral Brass

Jamie Loback

 

music to include:

Extracts from a Ceremony of Carols - Benjamin Britten

Fanfares and Descants - David Willcocks

 

MUSIC FOR THE VIRGIN QUEEN

15:00 Sunday 16th October 2016, Église Saint-Léon de Westmount, Montréal

Studio de musique ancienne de Montréal

 

Loquebantur variis linguis a 7 - Thomas Tallis

O Lord, make thy servant Elizabeth - William Byrd

If ye love me - Thomas Tallis

Semper Dowland, Semper Dolens - John Dowland

Super flumina Babylonis a 8 - Philippe da Monte

Quomodo cantabimus a 8 - William Byrd

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Zefiro torna e'l bel tempo - Girolamo Conversi

I sang sometime - Luca Marenzio

Le rossignol - Orlando Lassus

The nightingale - Alfonso Ferrabosco

Extracts from Pavans, Galliards, Almains, 1599 - Anthony Holborn

Draw on sweet night - John Wilby

Hark! Did ye ever hear? - Thomas Hunt

As Vesta was from Latmos - Thomas Weelkes

 

SHAKESPEARE IN SONG

15:00 Sunday 30th October 2016, St Joseph's (174 Wilbrod) Ottawa

Cantata Singers of Ottawa

Music to include:

Un jour vis un foulon - Orlando Lassus

It was a lover and his lass - Thomas Morley

Full Fathom Five - Robert Johnson II

Three Shakepeare Songs - Ralph Vaughan Williams

Songs from Shakespeare - Harry Freedman

Music to Hear - George Shearing

 

ENGLISH MUSIC: CHORAL WORKSHOP

14:00 Saturday 1st October 2016, Notre Dame Cathedral-Basilica, Ottawa

Royal Canadian College of Organists

 

Springtime Romance

15:00 Sunday 15th May 2016, St Joseph's (174 Wilbrod) Ottawa

Cantata Singers of Ottawa with

Caroline Leonardelli - Harp

Lawrence Vine and Louis-Pierre Bergeron - Horns

 

music to include:

Che fa oggi il mio sole - Luca Marenzio

Flora gave me fairest flowers - John Wilbye

4 Gesange, Op. 17  - Johannes Brahms

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Waltz of the flowers - Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 

5 flower songs - Benjamin Britten

My love is like a red red rose - Trad (arranged S Carrington)

 

EARLY ENGLISH MASTERPIECES

Saturday 2nd April, Bertrand, Sunday 3rd April Bathurst, Monday 4th April Richibouctou,

Le Choeur Louisbourg with Jonathan Addleman

 

Summer is icumen in - Anon

Ah Robyn - William Cornysh

Pastime in good company - King Henry VIII

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Veni Redemptor - Thomas Tallis

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Libera Nos - John Sheppard

Loquebantur variis linguis - Thomas Tallis

Ave Maria - Robert Parsons

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Hexachord Fantasia - William Byrd

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With all our hearts - Thomas Tallis

O Lord the maker of all things - William Mundy

Laudibus in Sanctis - William Byrd

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The Lady Oriana - John Wilbye

Hark! Did ye ever hear? - John Hunt

The Silver Swan - Orlando Gibbons

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Ground - Thomas Tomkins

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Hosanna to the son of David - Thomas Weelkes

O sing unto the Lord - Thomas Tomkins

O clap your hands - Orlando Gibbons

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Toccata - Giovanni Battista Draghi

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Hear my prayer O Lord - Henry Purcell

Jehova quam multi sunt hostes mei - Henry Purcell

 

 

BANQUET CHORAL

15:00 Sunday 17th April 2016, Église Saint-Pierre-Apôtre

Studio de musique ancienne de Montréal AND Elora Festival Singers

co-directed with Noel Edison

 

Deo Gratias a 36 - Ockeghem

O virgo Virginum - Josquin des Prez

Osculetur me - Orlando Lassus

Amor dove mi guidi - Giovanni Gabrieli

Crucifixus - Antonio Lotti

Agnus Dei from Mass in Eb - Josef Rheinberger

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Agnus Dei (after Adagio for Strings) - Samuel Barber

Richte Mich Gott: Psalm 43 - Felix Mendelssohn

Herr nun lässest du deinen Diener in frieden fahren - Felix Mendelssohn

Sleep - Eric Whitacre

Water Night - Eric Whitacre

Lux Aurumque - Eric Whitacre

Her Sacred Spirit Soars - Eric Whitacre

Kyrie from the Mass for four choirs - Oravzio Benevoli

 

LENTEN MASTERWORKS

15:00 Sunday 13th March 2016, St Joseph's Church, 174 Wilbrod St, Ottawa

14:30 pre-concert talk on the history and mystery of the the Miserere mei by Allegri.

The Cantata Singers of Ottawa

 

O vos omnes - Ralph Vaughan Williams

Reproaches - John Sanders

The North American Premiere of

Lamentations - John Duggan

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Wilt thou forgive - Mark Sirrett

Ubi Caritas - Maurice Duruflé

Christus factus est - Anton Bruckner

Ave Verum - William Byrd

The North American Premiere of the "evolution edition" of

Miserere mei - Gregorio Allegri

 

CONSOLATION & HOPE

15:00 Saturday 27th and 14:00 Sunday 28th February 2016,

Bourgie Hall, Musée des beaux-arts de Montréal

Studio de musique ancienne de Montréal

 

Nach dir, Herr, verlanget mich, Cantata BWV 150 - J.S. Bach

Jesus nahm zu sich die Zwölfe, Cantata BWV 22 - J.S. Bach

In allen meinen Taten, Cantata BWV 97 - J.S. Bach

 

MESSIAH

19:30, Friday 11th December 2015, Saint Léon de Westmount, Montréal QC

14:30, Sunday 13th December, Saint-Joachim de Châteauguay

Studio de musique ancienne de Montréal

 

AT THE SUMMIT

20:00 Friday 27th November 2015, Maison Symphonique, 1600 Rue Saint-Urbain, Montréal

Studio de musique ancienne de Montréal and Ensemble Caprice

Co-conducted with Matthias Maute and featuring soloists:

Shannon Mercer, Leandro Marziotte, Rufus Muller and Clayton Kennedy

 

Birthday Ode for Queen Anne - George Frederic Handel

Brandenburg Concerto No.4 - J.S. Bach

Founding Hospital Anthem (1749 version) - George Frederic Handel

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Magnificat - C.P.E. Bach

 

RACHMANINOFF VESPERS BY CANDLELIGHT

20:00, Saturday 24th October 2015, St Joseph's Church, 174 Wilbrod St, Ottawa

The Cantata Singers of Ottawa

 

Magnificat - Arvo Pärt

Nunc Dimittis - Gustav Holst

Into thine hands - Jonathan Dove

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All-night Vigil (op37) - Sergei Rachmaninoff

 

MEMORIAL TO CHRISTOPHER JACKSON

15:00, Sunday 18th October 2015, Saint Léon de Westmount, Montréal QC

Studio de musique ancienne de Montréal

 

Canticum Canticorum - Giovanni Palestrina

Quam pulchri sunt

Duo ubera tua

Quam pulchra es

Guttur tuum

Veni, dilecte mi

Nigra sum - Jehan L'Héritier

Nigra sum sed formosa - Michael Praetorius

Quam pulchra es - Ferdinado di Lasso

Osculetur me osculo - Vincenzo Bertulosi

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Ego flos campi - Clemens non Papa

Anima mea liquefacta est - Giovanni Croce

Ego Dormio - Leone Leoni

Missa Quam Pulchra es  - Nicolas Gombert

Gloria

Sanctus

Agnus Dei

 

THE EARTH WILL TREMBLE

19:00, Wednesday 19th August 2015, Dieppe NB

19:00, Thursday 20th August 2015, Wolfville NS

19:00 Friday 21st August 2015, Yarmouth NS

19:00 Saturday 22nd August, Luneburg NS

19:30 Sunday 23rd August, Indian River PEI

Studio de musique ancienne de Montréal

 

Terra Tremuit - William Byrd

Terra Tremuit - Giovanni Palestrina

Quoties diem illum - Jacobus Vaet

Heu, mihi Domine - Thomas Crecquillon

Timor et Tremor - Orlando Lassus

Terra Tremuit - Giovanni Giorgi

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Missa et ecce terrae motus (Earthquake Mass) - Antoine Brumel

 

 

MUSIC FROM THE SISTINE CHAPEL

15:00, Sunday 27th September 2015, Eglise de la Visitation, Montréal QC

Studio de musique ancienne de Montréal

 

Kyrie, Gloria and Agnus Dei from Missa Papae Marcelli - Giovanni Palestrina

Inviolata et casta es - Josquin des Prés

Super flumina Babylonis - Luca Marenzio

Lamentabatur Jacob - Luca Marenzio

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Laudate pueri - Giovanni Palestrina

Beatus Laurentius - Giovanni Palestrina

Miserere Mei - Gregorio Allegri

Terra Tremuit - Giovanni Giorgi