The combination of these two vocal groups is perfectly designed to delight! Fans of the American Songbook and Broadway won’t be able to resist the intricate vocal harmonies of the amazing Guffman 5 and the unique choral style of the award-winning Lyric Theatre Singers. Together these top-notch ensembles will serve-up an evening of memorable entertainment at this the first edition of the Bel Canto Festival at The Rialto Theatre.
Musical Director, Bob Bachelor and Assistant Musical Director Chris Barillaro have chosen a program from some of Broadway’s most beloved and memorable music of yesterday and today.
And, it will indeed be a special evening for the Singers to share the stage with the wonderful Guffman 5, a dynamic Montreal-based vocal group with Julie Lafontaine, Mary Burns, Darryl Macdonald and Chris Maragoudakis, featuring Chris Barillaro on piano. This ensemble regularly captivate audiences with their repertoire consisting mostly of jazz standards, a dash of pop, folk, Broadway, plus a few surprises! Guffman 5 brings a special blend of lush arrangements and playful whimsy to their love of vocal harmonies and classic jazz – we just know you will love them!
with The Lyric Theatre Singers and Guffman 5
Thursday, February 27th at 7:30pm
(incl. taxes and service charge)
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