The 2014 Sonic Boom Festival kicks off with our exciting Ensemble-In-Residence, The Erato Ensemble.
Based in Vancouver, Erato is an art song chamber collective whose mission is to preserve the art-song tradition while creating new works in the genre, mixing solo vocal music with unique instrumentation.
Jeff Pelletier, flutes; Colin MacDonald, saxophones; Michael Park, piano; Adrian Verdejo, guitars; Catherine Laub, soprano; William George, tenor; Alana Lopez, violin; Stefan Hintersteininger, cello.
Cameron Catalano, Brent Chauvin, Wylie Ferguson, Adam Hill, Stefan Hintersteininger, Nicholas Ryan Kelly, Rejean Marois, John Mutter, Nova Pon, and Michael Trew have composed a diverse variety of new works for this engaging ensemble. Featuring texts by Edgar Allan Poe, Konishi Raizan, Koji Yasui, Cameron Catalano, Michael Trew, Émile Nelligan, Cecil Sharp, and William Butler Yeats.
Please join us in the Orpheum Annex for this exciting concert!
Admission is $20 for Adults, and $10 for Students/Seniors/Artists. Tickets are available at Brown Paper Tickets, or at the door. (Cash only at the door)