December 6, 2017
The December concert features the harp students of Dr. Joy Yeh. The programme will include works by Handel, Britten, French harp composers such as Hasselmans, Grandjany, Tournier, Salzedo, modern harpist Deborah Henson-Conant Christmas tunes such as What Child Is This (Greensleeves) and a harp octet performing Pachelbel's Canon in D.
The concert displays harps in varying sizes and harpists ranging from 6-20 years of age. Many of the musicians are medallion and scholarship winners from the Vancouver Kiwanis Music Festival.
Don't miss this rare opportunity to be serenaded by these Celestial Strings!
Overture from Suite for Harp, Op. 83 - B. Britten
Vers la source dans le bois - M. Tournier
Guitare - A. Hasselmans
Bagpipe Jig - S. McDonald
Bonjour, Monsieur Rameau - M. Grandjany
Little Fountain - S. Pratt
Greensleeves - Traditional (1580)/arr. by Milligan
Joyful Overture - M. Grandjany
Angelus - H. Renié
Nataliana - D. Henson-Conant
Passacaglia - G. F. Handel
Seguidilla - C. Salzedo
Harp Octet: Erika Liu (leader), Alexa Reimer, Adina Ragetli, Katelyn Chang, Eileena Fan, Alice Lee, Tanka Fagbamiye, Kaela Hsu
Canon in D - J. Pachelbel