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Victoria International Organ Festival

Festival International d'Orgue de Victoria

Festival Concerts – 2010

Tuesday July 20, 2010, 13:00
First Metropolitan United Church
Linden Singers of Victoria
The Linden Singers of Victoria
Dr. Garry Froese, conductor
Commissioned work for choir using poetry of Chief Dan George
Canadian First Nations Songs
  • Salish Song (from Six Canadian Folk Songs), arr. Derek Healey (b. 1936)
  • Innoria (from Six Songs of Early Canada), trad. Huron, arr. Donald Patriquin (b. 1938)
  • Skidegate Love Song, trad. Haida, arr. Stephen Chatman (b. 1950)
  • The Earth Waits for Me (commissioned), Larry Nickel (b. 1952), poetry of Dan George (1899 - 1981)
Canadian Art Music
  • Agneau de Dieu (Lamb of God), Rupert Lang (b. 1948)
  • Remember, Stephen Chatman (b. 1950), words by Christina Rossetti
African Conflicts
  • Spirit of the Child, Rupert Lang (b. 1948)
  • Freedom Trilogy, Paul Halley (b. 1952)
Canadian Folk Songs
  • All Around the Circle (A Canadian Folk Song Suite), arr. John Greer (b. 1954)