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New Music for Old Instruments

New Music Festival

at Christ Church Cathedral

  • 16 January

    Wednesday 7:30 pm

    Christ Church Cathedral

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Approx. 90 Minute Performance

Important Note

There will be a pre-concert discussion at 6:45pm with composer Gregory Brown and Professor Christopher Douglas from UVic’s Centre for Studies in Religion and Society moderated by Ian Alexander.


Praised for a “rich, natural sound that’s larger and more complex than the sum of its parts,” (National Public Radio) New York Polyphony is one of the foremost vocal chamber ensembles active today. The four men, “singers of superb musicianship and vocal allure,” (The New Yorker) give vibrant, modern voice to repertoire ranging from Gregorian chant to cutting-edge compositions. Their dedication to innovative programming, as well as a focus on rare and rediscovered Renaissance and medieval works, has not only earned New York Polyphony two GRAMMY nominations and wide acclaim, but also helped to move early music into the classical mainstream.

See program notes and more at .earlymusic.bc.ca

  • 16 January

    Wednesday 7:30 pm

    Christ Church Cathedral

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