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  Date Programme Location Price
  Saturday, September 29, 2001, 8:00 pm

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Outaouais Festival of Sacred Music
with the Hull Chamber Orchestra
Louis Lavigueur, conductor

Mozart: Requiem
Mozart: Vesperæ solennes de confessore
St. Benoît-Abbé Church
Corner of Moussette and Sherbrooke, Hull
Adults: $20
Seniors and students: $15
  Sunday, October 21, 2001, 7:30 pm Joint benefit concert to support the New York World Trade Centre Relief Fund

Cantata Singers of Ottawa, Opera Lyra Ottawa Chorus, Vox Femina, Kathy Grant-Mahon & Chosen gospel group, Herb Girls - Parsley, Sage Rosemary & Never on Thyme

...and many others
St. John the Evangelist Anglican Church
154 Somerset Street West at Elgin Street, Ottawa
Adults: $20
Seniors and students: $15
  Saturday, November 10, 2001, 8:00 pm

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Masterworks of the Slavic Christian Liturgy
Laurence Ewashko, conductor
St. Patrick's Basilica
Kent Street at Gloucester, Ottawa
Adults: $20
Seniors and students: $15
  Sunday, December 9, 2001, 2:00 pm

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A Renaissance Christmas
with Christmas Carol Sing-along
Laurence Ewashko, conductor

Fréderic Lacroix on organ and piano and the Rideau Lakes Brass Quintet join the Cantata Singers to perform Christmas music from the Renaissance period, with the audience periodically adding their voices to sing some popular Christmas carols.
Christ Church Cathedral
Sparks Street at Bronson Avenue, Ottawa
Adults: $20
Seniors and students: $15
Children 12 and under are free
  Wednesday, December 12, 2001, 8:00 pm A Swedish Lucia Celebration
Laurence Ewashko and Barbara Clark, conductors

Members of the Cantata Singers of Ottawa join the Ottawa Regional Youth Choir to perform a concert celebrating Sweden's Sankta Lucia Festival.
Grand Hall, Canadian Museum of Civilization, Hull Adults: $8
Seniors and students: $5
  Saturday, January 26, 2002, 7:30 pm

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One Drop...
Laurence Ewashko and Barbara Clark, conductors

The Central Children's Choir of Ottawa, soprano Irena Welhasch-Baerg, Zimbabwean dancer Chipo Shambare, pianist Stéphane Lemelin and NACO flutist Joanna G'froerer join the Cantata Singers in a joint benefit concert on the theme of water in support of WaterCan and the Cantata Singers of Ottawa. Rob Clipperton from Ottawa CBC Radio will be the master of ceremonies.

A wine and cheese reception follows the concert, providing an opportunity to meet the performers.

Programme details...
Christ Church Cathedral
Sparks Street at Bronson Avenue, Ottawa
Adults, with reception: $50 ($15*)
Adults, no reception: $35 ($15*)
Seniors & students, with reception: $40 ($10*)
Seniors & students, no reception: $25 ($10*)

* A charitable contribution income tax receipt will be issued for this amount.
  Wednesday & Thursday, March 27 & 28, 2002, 8:00 pm J. S. Bach: St. John Passion
(part of the NAC Ovation Series)
With the Ottawa Choral Society
Franz-Paul Decker, conductor
Southam Hall, National Arts Centre  
  Thursday to Saturday, April 4 to 6, 2002, 8:00 pm Broadway Spectacular
(part of the NAC Pops Series)
Jack Everly, conductor
Southam Hall, National Arts Centre  
  Sunday, May 12, 2002, 5:00 pm A Mediæval Banquet & Concert with Silent Auction

Join the members of the Cantata Singers for a silent auction and a fund-raising dinner of authentic mediæval food, prepared and served by the members and friends of the choir. Choir members will perform a variety of songs from the mediæval period.
Rideau Park United Church
2203 Alta Vista Drive at Cunningham Avenue, Ottawa
Tickets: $40
  Saturday, May 25, 2002, 8:00 pm

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Early One Morning: Songs of the Old and New World
Laurence Ewashko, conductor

Songs celebrating the folk heritage of Britain and Canada

Including the world premier of Ottawa composer Joanna Estelle's I Am My Home (for Michael Sharik)

Programme details...
Christ Church Cathedral
Sparks Street at Bronson Avenue, Ottawa
Adults: $20
Seniors and students: $15
  Friday, June 21, 2002, 8:00 pm Allmänna Sången
Cecilia Rydinger Alin, conductor

The Cantata Singers of Ottawa are happy to sponsor the Allmänna Sången university choir from Uppsala, Sweden, as they visit Ottawa on their tour of Canada. The mixed choir was founded in 1830 and is the oldest university choir in Scandinavia.
Christ Church Cathedral
Sparks Street at Bronson Avenue, Ottawa
Tickets: $15.00
  Tuesday, July 9, 2002, 7:30 pm

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Great Baroque Composers, part of the Great Composers Festival
Pinchas Zukerman, conductor

J.S. Bach: Partita in A minor for solo flute, BWV1013
J.S. Bach: Concerto for Oboe and Violin, BWV 1060
Fasch: Concerto for Trumpet, Two Oboes and Strings in D major
J.S. Bach, Pergolesi & Vivaldi: Selected choruses
Southam Hall, National Arts Centre  
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