Blog

April 17 2018

April 17 2018

Congratulations to Jocelyn Morlock – JUNO winner!

Congratulations to Jocelyn Morlock for winning the JUNO Award for Classical Composition of the Year for her fantastic work, My Name is Amanda Todd! We look forward to performing her new work commissioned for Vancouver Cantata Singers on May 12th at Kantatefeier! A Cantata Celebration.  


April 13 2018

April 13 2018

The Protestant Reformation, Bach, and Modernity 

2017 marked the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation. Originally sparked by one man’s courage to challenge the religious authority of the Roman Catholic Church, the Reformation eventually transformed European culture, religion, and music. Martin Luther, the man who posted the 95 theses and translated the Bible into the vernacular, was also a prolific hymnodist, writing many […]


February 11 2018

February 11 2018

Cantus Missae. Anton Bruckner & The Cecilian Movement

Anton Bruckner (1824 – 1896) was an Austrian composer and organist most well know for his symphonies, masses, and motets. His music is often defined by a rich harmonic language and strong polyphonic character.   In the 19th century, ‘serious’ German music was being revolutionized by the New German School (composers such as Liszt, Berlioz and Wagner […]