On one of their rare visits to Ottawa, Sweden's Kongero will be bringing some of their country's unique folk music repertoire to the Nation's Capital, and will join Harmonic Generation for "An Evening of Folk'appella"
This special a cappella double bill gets underway at 7:00pm on Sunday, November 24, 2019 at St. Mark's Anglican Church (1606 Fisher Avenue).
Tickets are available online via Eventbrite:
$20 for adults; and
$15 for students and seniors.
Doors open at 6:30pm
About Kongero ( http://www.kongero.se
With their voices moving together in tight harmony or intertwining in a whirling tempo, the highly acclaimed folk vocal group Kongero draws traditional Swedish music out of the past and into the present. A concert with Kongero will take the listener on a fabulous journey, an all-embracing Scandinavian folk music experience. Blue notes, amazing vocal polyphony, groovy, powerful, and intimate. The band was formed in 2005 and besides doing concerts they also conduct well-received workshops in traditional Swedish vocal music and vocal harmonies.
About Harmonic Generation ( http://www.harmonicgeneration.ca
With more than a decade entertaining audiences in and around Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Harmonic Generation is an upbeat, a cappella vocal group with a continuously expanding set list of popular music to suit various occasions. Our music mixes the best of contemporary pop and classics in full, rich, multi-part arrangements. We work hard, learn a lot, and have a lot of fun making great music together with no instruments, just our voices. We also love creating community and sharing our love of harmonies with audiences, singers, musicians, and important causes.