La Belle Epoque – A Salon Celebration Of French Song
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La Belle Epoque – A Salon Celebration Of French Song

Join mezzo-soprano Jenny Duck-Chong and pianist Jo Allan in a special performance in the grand drawing-room of Abbotsford House as they present a delightful program of music from the Belle Epoque featuring exquisite songs by Berlioz, Duparc, Fauré, Hahn, Debussy and many more. The concert will be presented in the grand ballroom of Abbotsford House…

La Belle Epoque In Recital
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La Belle Epoque In Recital

Dating from the late 1800s till WWI, the peaceful and prosperous era of the Belle Epoque has been described as “a golden age of French creativity”. This explosion of artistry spanned the creative spectrum of dance, visual art, architecture, fashion and music; it saw the rise of the Folies Bergère and the Ballets Russes; of…

Halcyon And Elliot Gyger In A New Collaboration
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Halcyon And Elliot Gyger In A New Collaboration

Halcyon presents This Kind of Life, featuring a new work by longtime colleague, composer Elliott Gyger who will be celebrating his 50th birthday this year. Sharing its title with the concert, This Kind of Life is scored for soprano, mezzo-soprano, clarinet, cello, piano and harp.  It is the sixth Gyger premiere and celebrates more than 20 years…