Treat yourself to a Christmas masterpiece with the extraordinary musicians of Winter Harp as they display a hauntingly beautiful collection of music ranging from familiar Christmas carols to Celtic and medieval melodies.
Enchanting melodies emerge from a spectacular collection of rare medieval instruments that accompany the angelic harps. Presented by the Chilliwack Arts & Cultural Centre Society, this world-class ensemble captures the magic of the Christmas season Dec. 19 at 7: 30 p.m. in a spell-binding performance sure to tug at the heart strings.
Capturing the spirit of the season and dazzling audiences for nearly two decades with their mesmerizing show, Winter Harp will transform the main theatre into a stunning cathedral adorned with golden instruments and candle-light, a delight for all the senses. Stunning backdrops, celestial harps, medieval costumes and an assortment of beautiful ancient and rare instruments create a heartwarming and magnificent concert.
Joining Winter Harp this year is the legendary Kim Robertson, a virtuoso musician considered among the world's leading Celtic harpists. Credited with the renaissance of the Celtic harp in North America, her ground-breaking arrangements and passionate performances helped launch the Celtic harp into the modern world. Her work encompasses more than 40 recording projects and an international itinerary of workshops, concerts and retreats.
Also joining Winter Harp is the acclaimed singer and harper Roger Hel-frick with a voice that is pure gold, and the popular harper/narrator Patrick Ball.
Wrapping audience members snugly in the joys of Christmas, Winter Harp closes out their 11-city Western Canada Christmas tour by returning this year to the Lower Mainland for five performances.
Let your heart sing along with the magical songs of the harps and the amazing ancient instruments that accompany them.
Don't miss this magical journey as Winter Harp creates a feast for the senses with harps, gorgeous medieval attire and a stage set with breathtakingly beautiful backdrops of cathedrals and snow. A masterpiece that you'll never forget, join the performance where Christmas begins and be part of the magic.
? For tickets call the centre box office at 604-391-SHOW (7469), visit in person or purchase online at www.chilliwackculturalcentre.ca.