Shallaway Newfoundland and Labrador Youth in Chorus
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Shallaway Newfoundland and Labrador Youth in Chorus

St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada | SELF

St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada | SELF
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SHALLAWAY DISCOGRAPHY

QUEST
On the Sunny Side of the Street - Jimmy McHugh, arr. Ron Caviani
Danza negroide, Op. 7d - Timo-Juhani Kyllönen
Precious Lord, Take My Hand* – Thomas A. Dorsey, arr. Horace Clarence Boyer
Akai hana – Mie Nakabayashi, arr. Nachiko Terashima
Vesi väsyy lumen alle – Harri Wessman
Luis parats – Masrop Mashtots, arr. Tigran Hekeyan
Dúlamán - Michael McGlynn
Panis Angelicus – César Franck, arr. István Bogár
Zai itxoiten – Javier Busto
Jesu dulcis memoria – Ludovico Tommaso da Vittoria
One Drop* - Stephen Hatfield
Visa från Utanmyra – Olof von Dahlin, arr. Craig-Bertil Agnestig
Canción al árbol del olvido, Op. 3 No. 2 – Alberto Ginestera, arr. Hugo de la Vega
Follow Me Down To Carlow – Irish Folksong, arr. Percy Fletcher
The Green Shores of Fogo* - Newfoundland Folksong, arr. Stephen Hatfield
What Sweeter Music – Eleanor Daley
Aglepta – Arne Mellnas
Wir eilen mit schwachen, doch emsigen Schritten – Johann Sebastian Bach
The Ballad of Skipper Knight* - Stephen Hatfield
*Commissioned by SHALLAWAY

FULL CIRCLE
The Music of Stephen Hatfield
ECMA NOMINEE – CLASSICAL 2002
MIANL AWARD – CLASSICAL 2001
Sida Rudaia
Bonny Wood Green
One for Frost, Two for Fire
Blonde in a Black Skirt
Oolichan
Floating Upstream
The Devil and Baliff McGlynn
Two Minutes Before Sleep
Ain’t That News
Chant for a Long Day
Living in a Holy City
Foggy Birthday Shuffle
O Yo Yo
When I was in my Prime
Überlebengroß
Full Circle*
*Commissioned by SHALLAWAY


AT THE RIM OF THE CAROL-SINGING SEA
ECMA AWARD – CLASSICAL 2001
MIANL AWARD – CLASSICAL 2000
Once in Royal David’s City – Henry John Gauntlett, arr. David Wilcocks
I Wonder as I Wander – John Jacob Niles
Reading I – Dean Thomas’ “A Child’s Christmas in Wales”
The Virgin Mary had a Baby Boy – Trinidadian Carol, arr. Stephen Hatfield
Reading II – Dean Thomas’ “A Child’s Christmas in Wales”
O Come, All Ye Faithful – John Francis Wade, arr. David Wilcocks
Reading III – Dean Thomas’ “A Child’s Christmas in Wales”
Caroling, Caroling – Alfred Burt
Past Three A Clock – English Traditional Carol, arr. John Rutter
Reading IV – Dean Thomas’ “A Child’s Christmas in Wales”
Quem Pastores Laudavere – German Tradition Carol, arr. John Rutter
Star Carol – John Rutter
Reading V – Dean Thomas’ “A Child’s Christmas in Wales”
Torches – John Joubert
In the Bleak Midwinter – Harold Drake
Reading VI – Dean Thomas’ “A Child’s Christmas in Wales”
Away in a Manger – W.J. Kirkpatrick, arr. David Wilcocks
Hark! The Herald Angels Sing – Felix Mendelssohn, arr. David Wilcocks

REACHING FROM THE ROCK
ECMA AWARD – CLASSICAL 2000
Minä Olen Härmän Kankaapäästä – Finnish Folksong, arr. Matti Hyökki
The Water of Tyne – English Folksong, arr. Michael Neaum
Ave Maria – David MacIntyre
Lascia Ch’io Pianga (from Rinaldo) – George Frideric Handel
Aizu Bandaisan – Japanese Folksong, arr. Hiroshi Ishimaru
Gloria (from Missa Brevis) – Nancy Telfer
Älä tuule tyttö tuuli (from Lauluja mereltäa) – Aulis Sallinen
Nukapianguaq – Inuit Chants, arr. Stephen Hatfield
Il est bel et bon – Pierre Passereau
Jaakobin Pojat – Pekka Kostiainen
Bist du bei mir – Johann Sebatian Bach
Tjak! – Stephen Hatfield
Snowforms – R. Murray Schafer
I’se the B’y – Newfoundland Folksong, arr. John E. Govedas
Blessing – Katie Moran Bart

ROCK WITHIN THE SEA
ECMA NOMINEE – CLASSICAL 1999
The Green Shores of Fogo* – Newfoundland Folksong, arr. Marcella Osmond
The Green Bushes – Newfoundland Folksong, arr. D.F. Cook
Petty Harbour Bait Skiff - Newfoundland Folksong, arr. Marcella Osmond
The Maid on the Shore* - Newfoundland Folksong, arr. D.F. Cook
She’s Like the Swallow - Newfoundland Folksong, arr. Lori-Anne Dolloff
A Great Big Sea Hove in Long Beach* - Newfoundland Folksong, arr. Valerie A. Long
Bonavist’ Harbour (Feller from Fortune) - Newfoundland Folksong, arr. D.F. Cook
Newfoundland – E.J. Pratt
The Dark-eyed Sailor - Newfoundland Folksong
The Herring - Newfoundland Folksong
Trinity Cake - Newfoundland Folksong
Let Me Fish off Cape St. Mary’s - Newfoundland Folksong, arr. D.F. Cook
Away from the Roll of the Sea – Allister Macgillivray, arr. Stuart Calvert
Ties That Bind* – Terry Kelly, arr. James P. Duff, Jr.
Ode to Newfoundland* – Charles H.H. Parry, arr. D.F. Cook
*Commissioned by SHALLAWAY

ANN & SEAMUS – A Chamber Opera – Released May 1, 2010

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SHALLAWAY
Newfoundland and Labrador Youth in Chorus

WHO WE ARE
Founded in 1992, SHALLAWAY – Newfoundland and Labrador Youth in Chorus is a cultural agency that expresses itself though choral music. Its more than 200 choristers, age 7–18, come from the city of St. John's and its surrounding areas, and sing in six developmentally sequenced ensembles. The mandate of SHALLAWAY is to:
• develop independent choral musicianship and cultural awareness in its membership;
• connect the province with the wider artistic world through choral excellence;
• promote, preserve and transmit the rich folk culture of Newfoundland and Labrador;
• celebrate cultural diversity and connection in this nation and around the globe; and,
• develop its young choristers as leaders for the future in and for Newfoundland and Labrador.

ACCLAIM
Feature Performances and Awards
• Canadian Choral Representative at the International Society of Music Educators (ISME) Conference in Beijing, China, August 1-3, 2010
• Presented on the Americas Stage of the World Expo in Shanghai, August 10, 2010
• Invited to present Ann & Seamus at the 8th World Choral Symposium, Copenhagen Opera House, Copenhagen, Denmark - 2008
• 1st Place, Youth Category – Tolosa International Choral Competition – 2005
• 1st Runner Up , Tolosa Grand Prix – 2005
• Premiere of Ann and Seamus – subsequent tours to mainland Canada, USA and Europe - 2005
• Winner – Chorus America’s Top Award for Choral Excellence – 2004
• Performed at a series of concerts for the American Choral Director’s Association National Convention, New York City, New York, USA - 2003
• Winner – Canada Council for the Arts Grand Prix for Canadian Choirs – CBC National Choral Competition – 2002
• 1st Place – Youth Choirs (Equal Voice) Category in the CBC Radio National Competition for Amateur Choirs – 2002
• ECMA (Canada) nomination, Best classical Recording of the Year for Full Circle – 2002
• Invited to appear at the Toronto International Joy of Singing Festival – 2002
• Presentation of two world premieres of commissioned work – Great Hall of Hart House, University of Toronto - 2002
• Music Industry Association of Newfoundland and Labrador (Canada) – Best Classical Artist Award for Full Circle – 2001
• 3rd Place – Let the People Sing Competition
• ECMA (Canada) – Best Classical Recording of the Year for At the Rim of the Carol-Singing Sea – 2001
• Newfoundland and Labrador 2000 Cultural Tourism Award – awarded by Hospitality Newfoundland and Labrador
• ECMA (Canada) – Best Classical Recording for Reaching from the Rock – 2000
• 1st Place – Children’s Choirs – International Choral Kathaumixw Festival in British Columbia, Canada – 1998
• 2nd Place - Youth Category – International Choral Kathaumixw Festival in British Columbia, Canada – 1998
• 1st Place – Canadian National Music Festival Award – 1998
• ECMA (Canada) – Classical Recording of the Year Nomination for Rock Within the Sea: Songs of Newfoundland - 1998

FACULTY
• Kellie Walsh, Artistic Director
• Leslee Heys, Principal Accompanist

A proud native of Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, KELLIE WALSH is the Artistic Director of Shallaway - Newfoundland and Labrador Youth in Chorus, the Founder and Artistic Director of Lady Cove Women's Choir and the Co-Founder and Artistic Director of Newman Sound Men's Choir. These multi-award winning choirs have busy performance seasons and are very active in community outreach programs, as well as the commissioning of new works and commissioning arrangements of the folk music of Newfoundland and Labrador. Kellie enjoys a busy schedule as a guest conductor, workshop clinician and adjudicator. She has worked with such internationally-acclaimed conductors as Maria Guinand of Venezuela, Sir David Willcocks and Alan Hazeldine of London, England, Jon Washburn of Vancouver, Pinchas Zukerman of the National Arts Center Orchestra in Ottawa and Helmuth Rilling of Germany. Kellie holds a Bachelor degrees in both Music and Music Education from Memorial University, in addition to a Master's degree in conducting, having studied with Dr. Douglas Dunsmore, Dr. Donald Buell, and Maestro Marc David. Kellie serves as an adjunct professor of choral music for Memorial University's School of Music. Kellie was named Newfoundland and Labrador Arts Council's Emerging Artist for 2008, for her contribution to arts and culture in our province, particularly the choral sector.

LESLEE HEYS is in her fourth year as principal accompanist for SHALLAWAY. She brings to the choir a wealth of experience resulting from her busy schedule of vocal coaching, chamber playing adjudicating and composing. In addition to a dynamic private piano studio, Leslee is a sessional instructor at Memorial University of Newfoundland. Her skills as a collaborative pianist have led to her participation in international events such as Festival 500 and Songbridge 2008 in Denmark and national events such