Ach, weh des Leiden, a sorrowful German Renaissance madrigal by Hans Leo Hassler, is performed by The Stairwell Carollers and guest, Gabriel Lewis-O’Connor.
This 40th anniversary concert was the grand finale of a weekend workshop event with Gabriel Lewis-O’Connor ( Chanticleer alumnus and professional singer and choral conductor). Three Glebe Collegiate choirs joined Stairwell in preliminary workshops hosted by Gabriel at the Galilee Centre.
Audio: Wayne Hawthorne. Recorded at St. Chrysostom Church, Arnprior, Ontario, Canada, May 5th, 2018. (Date is wrong on video)
Videographer: Matthieu Brennan
Video Editing: Pierre Massie
Gabe is currently a doctoral student in choral conducting at the University of Missouri-Kansas City and received his master’s degree from the same institution, studying with Dr. Robert Bode.
Read more about Gabe HERE.
Prior to graduate school, he sang for four years, with the professional vocal ensemble Chanticleer.