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Tickets for 2015-2016 Season are now on sale

Now in its 26th season, CapriCCio continues to captivate audiences with outstanding performances of choral music ranging from the 15th century to the present, from Tallis and Gabrieli to Pärt, Whitacre and even younger contemporaries, from simple folk songs to Bach’s B Minor Mass and Handel’s Messiah, all performed in CapriCCio’s signature style: virtuosic clarity with a sensitive, compelling spirit.

Audiences look forward to CapriCCio’s annual Remembrance Day and Christmas concerts, as well as other theme concerts which have included a concert for St. Patrick’s Day spiced with lively Irish folksongs, and Music of the North, which highlighted Scandinavian and Canadian composers.

CapriCCio was featured in the North American premiere of Christopher Butterfield’s Convoy PQ17 and has performed with the Victoria Symphony, the Civic Orchestra of Victoria, the Greater Victoria Youth Orchestra, the Pacific Baroque Orchestra and the Portland Baroque Orchestra.

CapriCCio Vocal Ensemble Society is a non-profit organization. Its concert season is supported entirely by its audiences and the generous contribution of its donors.

CapriCCio's founding director is Michael Gormley. Michael was born in Saint John, New Brunswick and completed his early music studies at Dalhousie University in Halifax before studying in Vienna. He is an honours graduate of the Vienna Academy of Music, and was conductor of the Vienna Boys Choir from 1978-1984 Since returning to Canada, he has been Director of Music at Christ Church Cathedral and has worked with numerous choirs, orchestras, operatic institutions and schools in the city of Victoria.
.......what a wonderful concert; felt completely enveloped by the music and voices; congrats to all .......CapriCCio's performance tonight of the Bach B Minor Mass was wonderful. Congratulations to everyone. I thoroughly enjoyed the evening. We are very fortunate to have such high calibre performances of great classical music. ........Excellent performance last night! Cum Sancto and other fast bits so deliciously articulated, Gloria & Osanna made me want to dance,
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