‘The Hermetic Ode’ to Wrap Camerata Nova’s Season

‘The Hermetic Ode’ to Wrap Camerata Nova’s Season

The Hermetic Ode: Choral Alchemy

Camerata Nova’s final concert of the season will have audiences believing in magic.

“The Hermetic Ode: Choral Alchemy” is being promoted as one of the “most exciting and experimental concerts ever” when it plays Friday, May 8 in the Muriel Richardson Auditorium at the Winnipeg Art Gallery.

Narrated by composer/conductor/actor Michael McKay, its visual, sound and electronic landscape will include five premieres of new works by Winnipeg composers Andrew Balfour, Michael McKay and Michael Schellenberg, and an integrated art show by Manitoba painter Margruite Krahn.

Camerata Nova is a vocal group performing medieval, renaissance, aboriginal-infused and contemporary music.

Tickets are $28 for adults, $23 for seniors and $12 for students at McNally Robinson Booksellers, through cameratanova.com, by calling (204) 918-4547 or at the door.

Showtime is 7:30 p.m.