Lunchtime Concerts

Date

Jul 07, 2022

Time

12:30 pm - 1:15 pm

Spice up your lunch hour by bringing your bagged lunch and treating yourself to some of Vancouver’s best musical offerings!

This by-donation concert features classical, gospel, jazz, folk and more! Featuring Dawn Pemberton, Corey Hamm, Katherine Evans and our very own, Director of Music, Tim Woodford. Plus more to come.

For more info signup@standrewswesley.com

Bios:

Dawn Pemberton: Dawn Pemberton has deep musical roots that take her powerful voice from gospel and soul to jazz, funk and world music. She has become a staple of the Vancouver music scene and can often be found tearin’ it up as a vocalist, teacher, facilitator, choir director and “go to girl” for live performances and studio sessions. READ MORE

Corey Hamm: Pianist Corey Hamm is establishing a unique musical profile performing widely in North America and in Asia as both soloist and chamber musician. His CD of Frederic Rzewski’s hour-long solo piano epic The People United Will Never Be Defeated! (Redshift Records) won Spotify’s Best Classical Recording 2014, and Best Classical Recording at the 2014 Western Canadian Music Awards. READ MORE

Katherine Evans: In Vancouver, Ms. Evans can be heard primarily as a soloist and freelancer. She appears with Turning Point Ensemble, the Vancouver Brass Orchestra, and OneTwoTrio, and has been featured in multiple recital series including those at Holy Rosary Cathedral, St. Andrews-Wesley, and UBC.

Tim Woodford: Tim began his musical career as a chorister at St. George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle in the UK where he sang to the Royal Family for many years. He furthered his musical career conducting and performing (piano, organ ,singing) in the UK and abroad in venues including the Vatican, the Royal Albert Hall, the Royal Festival Hall and various cathedrals. READ MORE

Universal Gospel Choir: Vancouver’s beloved and longest-lived gospel choir, Universal Gospel Choir (UGC) is a community-based group of singers passionate about raising the roof with their music. Known for their big sound, musical diversity, exuberant sense of fun and standing-room-only concerts, UGC celebrates all genres of music, from old-school gospel to current uplifting pop, from civil rights anthems to traditional songs from all around the world. READ MORE

 

Full list of performers:

May 5  Chad Emry Heltzel
May 12  Katherine Evans
May 19  Universal Gospel Choir
May 26  Magda How

June 2  Dawn Pemberton
June 9  Jaeden Izik-Dzurko
June 16  Angelique Po
June 23  Jeremy  Berkman and Angelique Po
June 30 Hamilton Lau

July 7    Corey Hamm
July 14  Tim Woodford
July 21  Will George
July 28  Rebecca Collett