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Afghanistan: Requiem for a Generation

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DATE: Friday, 10 November, 2017 / 8:00 PM

Also performing on:

Saturday, 11 November, 2017 / 8:00 PM

VENUE: Jack Singer Concert Hall

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Jeffrey Ryan’s powerful and haunting work, Afghanistan: Requiem for a Generation returns to Calgary for the first time since its highly acclaimed 2012 premiere, commemorating the end of Canada’s combat mission in Afghanistan. With texts by Suzanne Steele, Canada’s first War Poet, the work chronicles and pays tribute to the lives torn apart and brought together by war.

Pre-concert Chat: 7:05pm

GUEST ARTISTS
RUNE BERGMANN, conductor
ERIN WALL, soprano
REBECCA HASS, mezzo-soprano
BENJAMIN BUTTERFIELD, tenor
TYLER DUNCAN, baritone
CANTARÉ CHILDREN’S CHOIR
CALGARY PHILHARMONIC CHORUS

PROGRAMME
ABRAM:
Start
STRAUSS: Four Last Songs

RYAN: Afghanistan: Requiem for a Generation

Friday, 10 November, 2017 at 8PM

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Date:
November 10, 2017
Time:
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Venue

Jack Singer Concert Hall
205 8th Avenue S.E.
Calgary, AB T2G 0K9 Canada
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