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Four choir members at the University of Western Ontario located in London, Ontario.
Sir John A. MacDonald started it all,
just 150 years ago!
Join us as we journey across our great land with image and song, in this rousing tribute to Canada’s beauty and strength, diversity and heart—the unique country we call home.
Music will include Song for the Mira, Mon Pays, Four Strong Winds, Northwest Passage, and the whole audience will join in Leonard Cohen's Hallelujah. Featuring singer/songwriter Deni Gauthier, guitarist Paul Mills, and others. Multimedia. Displays by Nova Craft Canoe and UTRCA. Don’t miss this spectacular celebration!
On April 1, we are proud to celebrate our wonderful country with LOVE IN A CANOE: Canada at 150. We will paddle across our land in song and poetry to discover its beauty and strength, its diversity and heart. You can be sure the evening will be unique and unexpected! With wonderful Canadian songs rising from our rich heritage of folk songs and on to the more recent songs of love of land by our own talented and passionate composers. All hearts will beat as one. With vocal and instrumental soloists and multimedia.
Then on June 3 (and matinée on June 4th), we pay tribute to the 50th anniversary of the release of the Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band album with TANGERINE TREES AND MARMALADE SKIES. Described as "the most important and influential rock and roll album ever recorded", music from the album as well as your favourite Beatle songs. We will be joined by the incomparable vocalist, Jean Meilleur, and band.
These exceptional concerts are guaranteed to delight you and anyone you may wish to bring. A tremendous value, choose one or enjoy them all and save. I look forward to seeing you often during our 2016-2017 season as we...
Later this Season
TANGERINE TREES AND MARMALADE SKIES
Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band –
the 50th Anniversary!
Saturday, June 3, 2017 @ 8:00 and
Sunday, June 4, 2017 @ 3:00
Featuring songs from the Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band album on the 50th Anniversary of its release!
This is the album that, in 1967, broke ground by winning four Grammy Awards including Album of the Year—the first ever rock LP to receive this honour. Our tribute will have you singing and grooving in the aisles with “When I'm Sixty-Four”, “With a Little Help From my Friends”, and other Beatles’ favorites. With cover artist Jean Meilleur and band led by Stephen Holowitz.
Soloist: Jean Meilleur and Band
Saturday Sponsor: Acura West