World Premiere!

The Virgin Mary to the Child Jesus

December 4, 2016 @ 2:00 pm – 3:45 pm
Dominion-Chalmers United Church
355 Cooper St
Ottawa, ON K2P 0G8

The Cantiamo Girls Choir of Ottawa and Elise Letourneau Music present the World Premiere of “The Virgin Mary to the Child Jesus”, a new cantata composed by Elise Letourneau. Set to text by Elizabeth Barrett Browning, this beautifully intimate poem – alternately tender and fierce – is sung from the perspective of a new mother holding her baby on their first night together. Also featuring: Ellen McAteer, soprano soloist; Laura Hawley, piano; Joan Harrison, cello; and Elise Letourneau, flute. The choir will perform additional seasonal selections.

Tickets available at:

The Leading Note, 370 Elgin St.
Alcorn Music Studios 953 Gladstone Ave.

Adults $15
Students/Seniors $10
Family of 4 $35

The Virgin Mary to the Child Jesus