Concerts and Events

 

2019-20  Season

All Concerts are at 7:30 pm at the Church of St John the Divine,
1611 Quadra St, Victoria

You can order your 2019/20 season tickets now. See our Tickets and Subscription page for information.

Begining June 3, tickets for any of our season’s individual concerts can be ordered in person, by phone or online through the Royal McPherson Theater box office.

Tickets for individual concerts will also be available up to three weeks in advance from Munro’s Books and Ivy’s Books.

Friday, September 27 - 7:30 pm
Grand Orchestral Suites

The legendary Jeanne Lamon leads a selection of ravishing Orchestral Suites and Concerti Grossi celebrating the first-ever public concert series, Le Concert Spirituel, in Paris. Music by Telemann, Rebel, Geminiani, and Lalande
Sunday, November 24 - 7:30 pm
Glory in the Highest

Magnificent sacred works for soloists, choir, and orchestra with trumpet, winds, and strings. Bach’s Cantata BWV 147 including “Jesu, joy of man’s desiring”, and an exquisite gem from Bach’s library, Lotti’s Missa Sapientiae.
Friday, January 10 - 7:30 pm Victoria
Forces of Nature

A Tour-de-Force through the transformations of Nature, led by the dynamic Kati Debretzeni. Vivaldi’s celebrated Four Seasons paired with Rebel’s eccentric orchestral suite about the creation of the Earth, Les élémens.
Saturday, March 21 - 7:30 pm
Evening Hymn

with St John's Chamber Singers
An intimate evening transporting listeners to the chapels, churches, and cathedrals of 17th and 18th century Europe. Transcendent motets, songs, and instrumental music by Purcell, Bach, Buxtehude, and Lotti.
Saturday, May 30 - 7:00 pm
Mystery Sonatas

A mystical, meditative, wondrous journey through Heinirch Biber’s complete Mystery Sonatas. A violin sonata for each mystery of the rosary, each with its own ‘scordatura’ string tuning, performed by the Victoria Baroque violinists, with special guests Jeanne Lamon and Christina Mahler.

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