Sleep On, My Son - Nov 12, 2017

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Event date: 
Nov 12 2017 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: 
All Saints' Anglican Cathedral
10035 - 103 St. NW
T5J 0X5 Edmonton , AB
Canada
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Sleep On, My Son

Sunday, November 12, 2017 - 3:00pm
All Saints' Anglican Cathedral

In honour of the Canadians who participated in the historical battle of Vimy Ridge in 1917, this concert will serve as a musical memorial with music by Ola Gjeilo, Paul Mealor, Johannes Brahams and Canadian Jocelyn Morlock. In collaboration with the John Armitage Memorial Trust (UK), the choir will present an elegiac new work fro choir and cello jointly written by Canadian Stuart Beatch and Scot Thomas Harrold, with a libretto by Welsh poet Grahame Davies and performed with special guest, Rafael Hoekman, cello.

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