Join Pro Coro Canada #connect, our choir for young emerging singers

RBC Emerging Artists ProjectPro Coro Canada’s #connect is for ambitious young singers interested in working in a professional environment with some of Canada’s top vocal and choral experts.

O Seeker of Dreams on March 11, 2017 under the direction of Artistic Director Michael Zaugg will feature a cappella music by Brahms, LaVoy, Debussy, Fulton and Lotti.  #connect will also perform alongside Pro Coro Canada in the Gala Concert of the Edmonton International Choral Festival with Swedish guest conductor Robert Sund.

 

#connect – with other passionate singers and choirs from Edmonton and the province

#connect – with eclectic and challenging a cappella music, from German motets to pulsing Scandinavian works to traditional American folksongs

#connect – with vocal coaches from the ranks of Pro Coro Canada and get valuable mentoring on vocal technique

#connect – with Pro Coro Canada’s appreciative audience, supporters and friends

#connect – with the singers of Pro Coro Canada, exchange your choral experience and build your professional network

#connect – with Pro Coro Canada’s Artistic Director, Michael Zaugg, and work on choral technique, interpretation and performance

Pro Coro Canada is looking to #connect with 24 to 28 auditioned singers who:

  • are passionate about ensemble singing and have a minimum of 2 years of mixed chorus experience
  • have music reading skills, a good sense of pitch and basic vocal techniques
  • are committed to preparing their music at home
  • are available for all rehearsals and performances, and
  • minimum age of 18 by September 1, 2016

Please see the following for all pertinent information. #connect with us if you have questions!

 

Application Deadline:            Contact the Pro Coro Canada office for more information

Pro Coro Canada – Curtis Knecht, Office Manager
Phone: 780.420.1247
Email: [email protected]

 

REHEARSALS

October 28, 2016:        6:30pm – 9:30pm
October 29, 2016:        10:00am – 12:30pm / 1:30pm – 5:00pm
November 18, 2016:     6:30pm – 9:30pm
February 4, 2017:         10:00am – 1:00pm / 2:00pm – 5:00pm
February 18, 2017:       2:00pm – 5:00pm
February 19, 2017:       2:00pm – 5:00pm
March 10, 2017:           6:30pm – 9:30pm
March 11, 2017:           10:00am – 1:00pm / 2:00pm – 5:00pm
May 26, 2017:              6:30pm – 9:30pm
June 3, 2017:               10:00am – 12:30pm / 1:30pm – 4:30pm

PERFORMANCES
March 11, 2017:           7:00pm – 9:00pm         All Saints’ Anglican Cathedral
June 4, 2017:               2:00pm – 6:00pm         Winspear Centre for Music

REPERTOIRE

  • Bach – Lobet den Herrn
  • Brahms – Opus 42
  • Debussy – Trois Chansons
  • Sund – Sukiyaki
  • Fulton – O Seeker Of Dreams
  • Runestad – Nyon, Nyon
  • Lotti – Crucifixus a 8

 


 

Next Appearances

Jun 1 2017 - 7:30pm
An Edmonton International Choral Festival Concert An exploration of childhood as experienced in... more

"Enriching the lives of all who hear its voice"

Pure, floating voices and impeccable intonation in the performance of choral music from the Early Renaissance to exciting 21st-century premieres — brought to you by Pro Coro Canada, one of Canada's best professional chamber choirs.