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A World of Song -- Spring 2005
Tuesday, May 24th, 2006
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
Cumorah Drive

Kurt Ala-Kantti, Director   Mathieu Saindon, Accompanist

with guests
Gilles Assigbé, percussion
Jenifir Theis-Thompson, flute
Jennifer Clarke, Dave Bossmin, Gaelen Hart, percussion
 

Programme

Songs from the Gahu
(from Ghana, West Africa) in Ewe
arr. by (Ottawa) Canadian composer Kathy Armstrong *
Jennifer Clarke, Dave Bossmin, Gaelen Hart, percussion

Suo Gan
(from Wales, United Kingdom) in Welsh

Plasir d'Amour
(from France) in French

When the Stars Fall
(from Jutland, Denmark) in English
by Canadian composer Stephen Hatfield *

Zum Gali Gali
(from Israel) in Hebrew

Mbinguni Kule
(from Tanzania, East Africa) in Swahili
arr. by (Ottawa) Canadian composer James Wright *

Sakura
(from Japan) in Japanese

Leaning on the Everlasting Arms
(from BC, Canada)
by Canadian composer Geordie Roberts *

Pie Jesu
(from Ottawa!) in Latin
by (Ottawa) Canadian composer JamesWright *

Ah! Si mon moine
(from Quebec, Canada) in French
by Canadian composerDonald Patriquin *

Love of the Sea
(from the Maritimes) in English
by Canadian composerElaine Rhodenizer Taylor *

Simple Gifts
(North Eastern US) in English

Ride the Chariot
(Spiritual, US) in English

Encore:
The Parting Glass
(Irish/Canadian) in English
by (Kingston) Canadian composer Mark Sirett *
 
 

* designates Canadian composer/arranger

CCS provides an opportunity to:

learn, explore and express artistic
   talents through singing and music 

promote the performing arts
   especially in the east end of Ottawa

create an awareness within the 
community