The Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra was set to perform as part of the Manitoba 150 festivities before the pandemic forced their cancellation. Instead, the symphony invited Manitoba artists to join them in song to celebrate Manitoba, recognize our diverse cultures and unite as "One Voice."
"One Voice" written by Ruth Moody
Featuring the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra
Daniel Raiskin, Music Director & viola
With special guests: Don Amero, Andrew Balfour, Steve Bell, Tracy Dahl, Rick Hall (chainsaw carver, Hillside Beach, MB), Raine Hamilton, Beth Lamont, RWB soloist, The Bros. Landreth, Strong Waterfall Woman Nakeisha McDonald, Fred Penner, Dancing Bear Gayle Pruden, Sistema Winnipeg Choir, Walking Wolf Ray Co-Co Stevenson, Winnipeg Singers (Yuri Klaz, Artistic Director), World Village Gospel Choir (Rachel Landrecht & Neil Weisensel, co-directors) and introducing Amalia Hickerson.
Ruth Moody, songwriter
Julian Pellicano, WSO Associate Conductor & project manager
Sean Philips, producer
Isaac Pulford, WSO musician & project coordinator
Jane Radomski, WSO musician & initial concept
Neil Weisensel, arranger