Rhapsody Quintet, in collaboration with YouTwoCanTango, is pleased to present an evening of music and dancing. The first part of the program will be a concert by Rhapsody Quintet, playing a wide range of musical styles from its repertoire. After the intermission the Quintet will present a set of Argennian Tango music. Tango dancers are invited to take to the beauful wooden dance floor. Those that don’t dance are invited to sit back and enjoy the music and dancing. Rhapsody Quintet will play two sets of Tango music and in between dancers will be able to continue dancing to recorded music provided by YouTwoCanTango.
Celebrate the Tall Ships with Cape Breton’s Grammy-winning, world-famous, multiple-gold-album superstar! The one and only Natalie MacMaster joins forces with Symphony Nova Scotia for one of the must-see free events of the summer – a foot-stomping, crowd-pleasing performance of down-home jigs, reels, and strathspeys that’ll have the whole family step-dancing in the street. Plus, Symphony Nova Scotia and the Elmer Iseler Singers perform a lush symphonic tribute to Canada 150, featuring some of the nation’s best-loved and most popular songs – topped off by a surprise grand finale with cannons and fireworks!
July 29, 2017 at 8:00 pm
Come and enjoy the sunshine of the Public Gardens in July and hear the lovely sounds of Rhapsody Quintet.
July 16, 2017
A moving performance recreating a year in the life of Halifax in 1917, culminating in the Explosion of December, 1917. Featuring also Jeremy Webb, narrator, and a new commission by Chris Palmer.
December 3, 2017
O’Regan Hall, Halifax Library