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An Afternoon of Italian Song.... and Spirit!
Opera Favourites and Sacred Classics.
with Special Guests:
Barbara Thorson - Soprano
Kristi Staveley and Sarah Gieck - Flute
Garry Sylvester - Accordion
David Steckenreiter - Piano
The 3 Tenor Generations!
Joe, Tony and Joseph Rino
M.C. Steve Strachan
2:00 P.M., Sunday, March 7, 2004
Rozsa Centre, University of Calgary
Door Prizes, Silent Auction, Head Shaving
Tickets Now On Sale
Available at the Door or in Advance:
The U of C Ticket Centre:
A Benefit Concert For The Canadian Cancer Society
Join Tony Rino (Calgary Tenor, Recording Artist and Flames National Anthem Singer) with accompanist Leila Chiacchia and Special Guests for a fun and spirited afternoon of song, with an Italian flare! This Fund Raising event for The Canadian Cancer Society will feature door prizes and a silent auction, as well as head-shavings during intermission.
You’ll hear popular selections including Sacred Classics (like Ave Maria and Panis Angelicus), to fun-filled Italian favourites (like Santa Lucia and Oi Marie), and more Italian Classics (like La Donna E Mobile and Torna a Sorrento).
Entertainer Garry Sylvester will accompany Tony on accordion for a spirited selection of Italian-Neapolitan classics.
Special instrumental selections will be performed by talented young artists Kristi Staveley and Sarah Giech.
The concert will also feature Tony and Barbara Thorson singing The Prayer, and a Special Performance by The 3 Tenor Generations (Tony, his father Joe and son Joseph) singing O Sole Mio.
A Spirited Italian Afternoon!
- complete with a Tenor, Accordion,
Pizza and Panini Giveaways, and Haircuts!
Special thanks for concert sponsorship to:
The Knights of Columbus #12419
(Our Lady of Grace Italian and English Church)
Door Prizes and Silent-Auction Items provided by
The Calgary Flames
The Canadian Cancer Society
Little Caesar's Pizza
Mad Science Calgary
Special thanks to
Boardwalk Equities Inc
Head shaving by
L'Image Hair Design
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