The Victoria Mendelssohn Choir - "Vox Femina"
- Friday, January 26, 2018
- 7:30PM - 9:30PM
- Chapel of the New Jerusalem, Christ Church Cathedral, 911 Quadra Street
The Victoria Mendelssohn Choir directed by Maestro Simon Leung presents “Vox Femina”, a Celebration of Five Centuries of Female Composers.
The program focusses on music composed by women who dared to challenge the musical and social conventions of 16th, 18th, 19th and 20th Centuries. Works by Fanny Hensel (sister of Felix Mendelssohn), Clara Schumann, Vittoria Aleotti, Amy Beach and others. Program includes soloists, both vocal and instrumental.