Robert Sund workshop to be held for singers

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Singers of all ages are invited to attend a workshop given in Abbotsford on Friday, May 9 by Robert Sund from Sweden.

Sund is a singer, musician, arranger, composer and conductor. For many years, he was artistic director and conductor of the mixed choir Allmanna Sangen and the male choir Orphei Drangar.

He also founded and was the leader of the women’s choir La Cappella and the youth choir Uppsala Musikskolas Kammarkor.

He has directed the Robert Sund Chamber Choir since 2004.

As a singer, he has been a member in Eric Ericsons Chamber Choir and the legendary Kvintetten Olsson.

The vocal workshop in Abbotsford runs from 7 to 9 p.m. at Bakerview Church, 2285 Clearbrook Rd.

Cost is $20, with discounts for pre-registered B.C. Choral Federation singers. Payment is at the door. For group registration, email projectmanager@bcchoralfed.com or visit bcchoralfed.com and look under “upcoming workshops.”

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