The Sunshine Coast Oriana Choir present Mozart Requiem at The Events Centre, Caloundra this May.
Hear the spectacular 70-person choir conducted by internationally acclaimed choral and orchestral director, Andrew Wailes. The choir will be joined by Sinfonia of St Andrew’s and soloists Elisabeth Wallis Gaedtke (Soprano), Anne Fulton (Alto), Philip Prendergast (Tenor), and Shaun Brown (Bass). The Mozart Requiem was the grand master’s final composition and remains one of the most intimate, fervent and profound of Mozart’s works.
The choir and orchestra will also present Sunrise Mass, a stunning modern sacred work by Norwegian composer Ola Gjeilo. The combined program is a reflection of current times with the Sunrise Mass depicting hope, peace and light in a dawning world and the Requiem mourning for all that has been lost.
VENUE: The Events Centre, Caloundra
DATE & TIME: Saturday 15 May at 7:00pm
TICKETS: $43 – $47
BOOKINGS: Call 07 5491 4240 or visit www.theeventscentre.com.au
The Oriana Choir’s regular patrons will remember Ola Gjeilo’s exquisite Sunrise Mass from the choir’s highly acclaimed 2017 presentation. This evocative and captivating modern mass paints a series of emotional landscapes, combining voice and strings to create a sublime musical experience. Listeners are taken on a journey from the starry heavens to the darkest emotions of human existence.
Don’t miss this stunning music performance from talented Sunshine Coast singers and musicians at The Events Centre, Caloundra on Saturday 15 May 2021.