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Victor Martens Musical Celebration of Life
Start Date: 5/20/2019Start Time: 2:00 PM
End Date: 5/20/2019End Time: 4:00 PM

Event Description:

The Laurier community is invited to a musical celebration of the life of Victor Martens. Victor was an award-winning professor at Laurier for 37 years, passed away this past November in his 87th year.  

Martens began at Laurier in 1969, and was a powerful influence in both vocal pedagogy and performance around the world. He is credited with starting Laurier’s voice program, growing the reputation of the Faculty of Music and coaching hundreds of students, many of whom have gone on to sing on the most important stages of the world. 

Performers include:

Penderecki String Quartet
Jane Archibald ‘99
Leslie De’Ath
James Mason
Julie Baumgartel
Amy Hamilton
Keith Atkinson
Margaret Kvamme
Howard Dyck conducting a chamber choir of former student
Location Information:
The Church of St. John the Evangelist
23 Water St N
Kitchener, ON
Contact Information:
Phone: 519.884.1970 x2432
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