Events for the 29th Season 2014

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Nova Scotia Youth Orchestra

director, Dinuk Wijeratne

Wednesday, August 27 at 7:30 pm

MR is thrilled to have the NSYO and Dinuk Wijeratne back at St. John's this summer with a special concert featuring Staniland's Voyaguer, Mozart's Divertimento no. 2, and Borodin's Symphony no. 2.

St. John’s Anglican Church in Lunenburg
Tickets: $20 general | $10 student
Available from Shop on the Corner, 263 Lincoln Street, Lunenburg (cash only); by reservation from the MR Box Office at (902) 634-9994 or stjartsalliance@eastlink.ca; and at the door.

Suzanne Rigden, soprano & Rich Coburn, piano Tour

September 5, 6, & 7

With music by Ravel, Strauss, Poulenc, Obradors, and others, including compositions by featured pianist, Rich Coburn.

Friday, September 5 at 7:00 pm St. John’s Anglican Church, Bedford
Tickets: $20 general | $10 student
Available from the Parish Office, 787 Kearney Lake Road, Bedford, (902) 832-5649 or at the door.

Saturday, September 6 at 5:00 pm Clam Harbour United Church, Memory Lane Heritage Village, Lake Charlotte
Tickets: $52 dinner and concert | $25 concert only (dinner will follow the concert)
Available from Memory Lane Heritage Village, (902) 845-1937, (877) 287-00697.

Sunday, September 7 4:00 pm Cecilia’s Retreat, Mahone Bay
Tickets: $30 (includes entertainment, refreshments, and a barbeque)
Available by advance reservation only through barbara.butler@ns.sympatico.ca.

David Braid, jazz piano

Sunday, September 14 at 4:00 pm

"A combination of intelligence and abandon; music making of the highest calibre". -All About Jazz

Cecilia’s Retreat in Mahone Bay
Tickets: $30 (includes entertainment, refreshments, and dinner)
Available by advance reservation only through barbara.butler@ns.sympatico.ca.

Shawn Potter, organ

Monday, September 22 at 7:30 pm

St. John’s Anglican Church in Lunenburg
Tickets: $20 general | $10 student
Available from Shop on the Corner, 263 Lincoln Street, Lunenburg (cash only); by reservation from the MR Box Office at (902) 634-9994 or stjartsalliance@eastlink.ca; and at the door.

Willem Blois, piano

Saturday, October 4 at 11:00 am

Cecilia’s Retreat in Mahone Bay
Tickets: $20 (includes entertainment, refreshments, and dinner)
Available by advance reservation only through barbara.butler@ns.sympatico.ca.

Symphony Nova Scotia

with Martin Beaver, violin

Friday, October 17 at 7:30 pm

St. John’s Anglican Church in Lunenburg
Tickets: $30 general ($25 in advance) | $10 student
Available from Shop on the Corner, 263 Lincoln Street, Lunenburg (cash only); by reservation from the MR Box Office at (902) 634-9994 or stjartsalliance@eastlink.ca; and at the door.

John Laing, organ

Sunday, October 19 at 3:00 pm

St. John’s Anglican Church in Lunenburg
Tickets: $20 general | $10 student
Available from Shop on the Corner, 263 Lincoln Street, Lunenburg (cash only); by reservation from the MR Box Office at (902) 634-9994 or stjartsalliance@eastlink.ca; and at the door.

Fandango Guitar Quartet

Thursday, October 30 at 7:30 pm

St. John’s Anglican Church in Lunenburg
Tickets: $20 general | $10 student
Available from Shop on the Corner, 263 Lincoln Street, Lunenburg (cash only); by reservation from the MR Box Office at (902) 634-9994 or stjartsalliance@eastlink.ca; and at the door.

Elmer Isler Singers Choral Workshop

Friday, November 7 at 4:00 pm

St. John’s Anglican Church in Lunenburg
Stay tuned for more info!

Elmer Isler Singers in Concert

Friday, November 7 at 7:30 pm

St. John’s Anglican Church in Lunenburg
Tickets: $20 general | $10 student
Available from Shop on the Corner, 263 Lincoln Street, Lunenburg (cash only); by reservation from the MR Box Office at (902) 634-9994 or stjartsalliance@eastlink.ca; and at the door.

Bravura – Three Canadian Baritones

Saturday, November 16 at 6:00 pm

Cecilia’s Retreat in Mahone Bay
Tickets: tba
Available by advance reservation only through barbara.butler@ns.sympatico.ca.

Don Pasquale

Friday, November 28 at 7:30 pm

​Gaetano Donizetti's famous opera. Two men, a woman and an inheritance… Who will get the money? Who will win the lady’s heart? Lose yourself in one of the most riveting love-triangle stories of all time. Love, money and deceit create the intrigue in this outrageous tale where the operatic and comedic meet, captivating audiences from start to finish. Will love prevail? Presented in association with Jeunesses Musicales.

St. John’s Anglican Church in Lunenburg
Tickets: $25 general ($20 in advance) | $10 student
Available from Shop on the Corner, 263 Lincoln Street, Lunenburg (cash only); by reservation from the MR Box Office at (902) 634-9994 or stjartsalliance@eastlink.ca; and at the door.​

Measha Brueggergosman in ‘Measha’s Christmas’

Saturday, December 6 at 7:30 pm

St. John’s Anglican Church in Lunenburg
Tickets: $30 general ($25 in advance) | $10 student
Available from Shop on the Corner, 263 Lincoln Street, Lunenburg (cash only); by reservation from the MR Box Office at (902) 634-9994 or stjartsalliance@eastlink.ca; and at the door.

The University of King’s College Chapel Choir in ‘A King’s Christmas’

Saturday, December 13 at 4:00 pm

St. John’s Anglican Church in Lunenburg
Tickets: $25 general ($20 in advance) | $10 student
Available from Shop on the Corner, 263 Lincoln Street, Lunenburg (cash only); by reservation from the MR Box Office at (902) 634-9994 or stjartsalliance@eastlink.ca; and at the door.

La Veillée de Noël – From France to Acadia

with Suzie LeBlanc, Steve Normandin, David Greenberg, Nick Halley, Danny Parker, and Jac Gautreau

Thursday, December 18 at 6:00 pm

Suzie LeBlanc, voice and melodica; Steve Normandin, voice, accordion, and piano; David Greenberg, violin and bass violin; Nick Halley, percussion and harmonium; Danny Parker, bass; and Jac Gautreau, guitar, harmonium, dulcimer, and piano.

Cecilia’s Retreat in Mahone Bay
Tickets: tba
Available by advance reservation only through barbara.butler@ns.sympatico.ca.

Capella Regalis Men and Boys Choir

in ‘To Bethlehem with King’s’

Saturday, December 20 at 7:00 pm

St. John’s Anglican Church in Lunenburg Tickets are by donation with proceeds towards the Lunenburg Food Bank