Flight 752: Elegies presented by The Isabel Voices

The Isabel Voices, in collaboration with renowned santur player Sadaf Amini and mezzo-soprano Colleen Renihan, presents an evocative and poignant event titled “Flight 752: Elegies.” This stirring musical composition by John Burge stands as a tribute to the lives tragically lost in the devastating crash of Ukraine International Airlines Flight 752. Through the eloquence of delicate melodies and mournful harmonies, Burge captures the profound grief and collective mourning that engulfed the world.

In this composition, each note becomes a poignant brushstroke, skillfully painting a vivid and heartfelt portrait of shared loss and longing. “Flight 752: Elegies” guides us through a powerful journey of emotions, from profound sadness to solace and reflection, serving as a solemn reminder of life’s fragility and the interconnectedness of humanity. It invites us to remember, honor, and cherish the precious lives that were abruptly taken away in this heart-wrenching event.

At the heart of this event lies The Isabel Voices, an innovative vocal ensemble that embraces the power of connection and collaboration. Their performances reflect our contemporary world, celebrating diverse musical expression and fostering a sense of community through the art of vocal music.

The Isabel Voices curate annual concert seasons at the prestigious Isabel Bader Centre for the Performing Arts, presenting engaging and dynamic performances that aim to inspire and connect communities. Comprising solo and ensemble voices, The Isabel Voices emphasize collaboration with composers, performing and visual artists, and meaningful relationships with community partners.

With a strong commitment to shedding light on traditionally underrepresented groups, The Isabel Voices champion the creation of new works and present performances that mirror the dynamic diversity of our world.

Mark your calendars and get your tickets for Sunday, March 17, 2024, at 2:30 pm, and join The Isabel Voices, Sadaf Amini, and Colleen Renihan in this soul-stirring musical journey, “Flight 752: Elegies.” Experience the power of music to heal, remember, and pay homage to those who are dearly missed. This event is an opportunity to come together as a community, united in our humanity, as we commemorate and celebrate the lives of those who were taken too soon. Don’t miss this unforgettable and touching experience at the Isabel Bader Centre for the Performing Arts.

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