Cantabile has curated an exciting collection of archived live concerts – some of the most memorable performances over the last 24 years – to be live-streamed throughout the season
Cantabile will be hosting virtual concerts throughout the season. These streams – which include the Virtual Choir performances – include archived concert recordings from the last 24 years, plus interviews with choristers, alumni, Dr. Sirett, and more.
Broadcasts are FREE and will be streamed on Facebook Live and YouTube.
Sunday, October 11 @ 2pm
International Mosaic (1998)
Cantabile is recognized nationally and internationally for its creative programming. The richness and diversity of global music is explored in this delightful early concert that includes music by a Cantabile favourite, the unique and energetic Stephen Hatfield.
Sunday, November 8 @ 2pm
Songs of Erin (2001)
Celtic heritage is long cherished by Cantabile choristers and audiences alike. Beloved and delightful melodies from Ireland, Wales, Scotland and Canada’s East Coast will be heard along with arrangements by Founding Director, Mark Sirett, created especially for Cantabile.
Saturday, December 19 @ 7:30pm
Virtual Choir Performance #1
Cantabile’s inaugural Virtual Choir performance. These virtual choir videos are the culmination of first term of Virtual Voices programs.
Sunday, January 10 @ 2pm
Time to Celebrate (2006)
Relive the magic of the grand finale to Cantabile’s 10th anniversary celebrations, including the first-ever performance by the Youth Singers alumni choir. This joyful concert includes favourite selections by choristers drawn from the first decade of song.
Sunday, February 14 @ 2pm
BLM – Songs by Black Composers
‘Black Lives Matter’ is honoured with this specially curated concert of spirituals, gospel, jazz and original works by black composers, including two of Cantabile favourite guest conductors, Rollo Dillworth and André Thomas.
Sunday, March 14 @ 2pm
Brothers & Sisters (2012)
Lively folk songs, heart-warming Shaker songs, and glorious original music by leading musical composers of the USA–Copland, Lauridsen and Stroope–combine in this thrilling concert that demonstrates the tremendous musical versatility of Cantabile.
Sunday, April 11 @ 2pm
Tides of Time (2016)
The 20th anniversary concert is sheer joy! Don’t miss the treasured musical memories held within this spectacular gala concert that includes a performance by a powerful and accomplished alumni choir of 75 voices.
Saturday, May 15 @ 7:30pm
Virtual Choir Performance #2
Cantabile’s second Virtual Choir performance. These virtual choir videos are the culmination of second term of Virtual Voices programs.