World-Renowned Vocal Ensemble Voces8 To Perform at Walton Arts Center
NORTHWEST ARKANSAS, November 14, 2017 – Voces8, the British vocal ensemble now established as one of the world’s most versatile and best-loved singing groups, will perform at Walton Arts Center on Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017 at 7 pm as part of the 10x10 Arts Series.
Tickets are $10 plus applicable fees and can be purchased in-person at the Walton Arts Center Box Office, by calling 479.443.5600 or by visiting waltonartscenter.org.
Touring extensively throughout Europe, North America and Asia, the ensemble performs a repertory from Renaissance polyphony to contemporary commissions as well as popular arrangements. With an on-going program of recordings and live broadcasts, Voces8 is heard regularly on international television and radio, including NPR, the BBC and ClassicFM. Voces8 is a Decca Classics Artist and has two albums, Eventide and Lux, which debuted at the top of the classical charts.
In addition to performing worldwide, the ensemble leads an innovative series of music education workshops reaching 20,000 people around the world annually, with the aim of inspiring creativity and excellence through music.
BBC Music Magazine says about the group, “Eight beautifully integrated solo voices…. Every number here has something particularly arresting within it, all supported by persuasive and committed singing."
At 6 pm patrons are invited to attend a Creative Conversation with the ensemble led by a member of Walton Arts Center’s programming staff. Following the show, patrons are also invited to attend an after party with the artists in the Walker Atrium and share their thoughts about the show with the popular Post-It® Note responses.
Walton Arts Center’s 10x10 Arts Series brings a variety of groundbreaking artists and awe-inspiring performances to Northwest Arkansas at a price that is right for the whole community.