General News · 20th June 2017
The WCC classical concert series is pleased to present the Balkan Babes, our last classical concert before we take a break for the summer. This multiple award winning, 9 voice a cappella choir began in Victoria in 1999 as a group of women sharing traditional melodies from the Balkan regions. By 2005 they had evolved into a performance oriented choir, and have gained local and national acclaim singing throughout Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands, In 2008 they were the winners of CBC Radio Canada's Choral competition (traditional category) and in 2014, won the Vancouver Island Music Awards "World Music" category for their recording of "Oine Doine.
Doors open at 7:30, Concert at 8:00pm - all proceeds to the WCC's classical concert program