Touch the Earth Lightly | Chorus Niagara
Touch the Earth Lightly | Ola Gjeilo
March 07, 2020
Reflect on humanity’s relationship to Mother Earth in the Niagara premiere of the strikingly beautiful Sunrise: A Symphonic Mass, for choir and strings by renowned Norwegian composer Ola Gjeilo. Stunning on-screen images weave a moving musical journey from the starry heavens, through cityscapes to the magnificent tranquility of earth. The premiere of Canadian composer Tawnie Olson’s That’s One Small Step continues our choral encounter with the beauty and fragility of our planet. Don’t miss this multi-media once-in-a-lifetime performance!
Orchestra Sponsor - Niagara Peninsula Energy
Music Sponsors - Trish Crawford & Jacques Beaudoin
Niagara Symphony Orchestra Strings, Bradley Thachuk - Artistic Director
Chorus Niagara Side By Side High School Chorale