Events

Kongero with Canadian Showtime - Masterclasses and Concert

Pitch Perfect Masterclasses 

SATURDAY, JULY 16, 2022 AT 9:30 AM – 5:30 PM ​

Manotick United Church

You can do a full or half day of masterclasses in folk'appella and/or 4-part harmony a cappella. Offered by world renowned artists in their fields.  

 The morning session is all about 4-Part Harmony A Capella and led by world-renowned Joe Connelly. 

The afternoon session is a masterclass with one of the world's most popular a cappella quartets, Kongero. All members are skilled and experienced workshop leaders and have released multiple songbooks that will be used during the workshop. 

For tickets, please visit: www.harmonyconcerts.ca/event-info/pitch-perfect-masterclasses 

 

Kongero with special guests The Canadian Showtime Chorus Ensemble 

SUNDAY, JULY 17, 2022 AT 7 PM 

Manotick United Church 

A great weekend filled with a workshop (July 16, 2022) and a concert July 17th.  

This Sunday night concert features Kongero, a Swedish vocal group, consisting of the four female folk music singers Lotta Andersson, Emma Bjorling, Sofia Hultqvist Kott and Anna Wikenius. Kongero’s repertoire consists of traditional and original songs and tunes arranged by the members. Kongero tells tales of life, with moving love songs, dramatic medieval ballads, witty ditties, and spirited dances. Their music is characterized by tight harmonies, inciting rhythms, and the clarity of their beautiful voices. 

Kicking the night off is a local chorus, Canadian Showtime Chorus Ensemble. Canadian Showtime Chorus (CSC) is a competitive women’s singing group and a member of Sweet Adeline’s International. Ranked in the TOP 20 of more than 500 choruses world-wide, CSC presents a repertoire of barbershop harmony and a cappella music. 

Tickets:  www.harmonyconcerts.ca/event-info/kongero-w-canadian-showtime-chorus-ensemble