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April 15 2019

April 15 2019

Congratulations to our raffle winners!

Congratulations to the winners of our raffle, Lilliana Merler (grand prize ticket #254) and Gwyneth Westwick (second prize ticket #575)! Grand prize: Round-trip airfare for two from Vancouver to Kelowna, a two-night 3 star-hotel stay, two-day rental car, a wine tour with Okanagan Wine Tours, dinner for two at Krafty Kitchen & Bar, and $100 gas cash. Approximate Value: $1900  Second Prize:  A pair of subscriptions […]


March 27 2019

March 27 2019

Vancouver Cantata Singers is hiring!

Vancouver Cantata Singers is hiring for the General Manager position. The General Manager is responsible for oversight and execution of all aspects of the Vancouver Cantata Society including financial planning, grant applications, development, media and marketing, and operations of the choir. The General Manager reports to and works with the Board of Directors, and works […]


February 6 2019

February 6 2019

Björk’s origin of the universe, Cosmogony

For our next concert, Musica Universalis: Music of the Spheres on February 23rd, we asked Kristopher Fulton (past composer-in-residence for VCS) to arrange Cosmogony by Icelandic artist Björk for mixed choir. Cosmogony was released as the second single from her eighth album Biophilia (2011). The Cosmogony lyrics are based on several myths about the creation of the universe. Björk explains: “This song is the ‘music of the spheres’ […]