5:00 pm concert in the Elizabethan Hedge Maze
7:00 pm main concert in the Great Hall
On September 14, 2014, Redshift Music Society will present the Ethos Collective in On the Echoing Green, a concert at the VanDusen Botanical Gardens. A musical celebration of the Gardens' - and indeed Vancouver's - place at the forefront of progressive environmental action, the event features recent works and world premieres in two separate events: a late afternoon concert (5:00 pm) in the outdoor Elizabethan Hedge Maze and an evening concert (7:00 pm) of new works in the Great Hall of the Visitor Centre.
ELIZABETHAN HEDGE MAZE (5 pm)
Stroll through the maze and encounter hidden musicians performing Thomas Albert's classic A Maze (with Grace) and other works.
MAIN CONCERT - GREAT HALL (7 pm)
Canadian soprano Camille Hesketh will join Ethos in this presentation of contemporary works for voice and chamber ensemble, including the premiere of a new composition by Graham Flett.
CONCERT TIME: 8:00 pm
Guitarist Adrian Verdejo launches his new album Modern Hearts - New Music for Electric Guitar. He will perform selections from the album, including works by Nicole Lizee and Tristan Murail, Tim Brady and Steve Reich.
Adrian will also be joined by Marcus Takizawa, viola.