musica intima’s into light nominated for two JUNO awards

Wednesday, February 2, 2011 | musica intima’s into light nominated for two
JUNO awards


Vancouver, BC – The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences has just announced that musica
intima’s album into light has been nominated for two JUNO Awards:

This is the second time musica intima has been nominated for a JUNO since their self-titled debut album
received a nomination in 1999. into light, intima’s fifth and latest release on the ATMA label, is a celebration of
all-Canadian compositions and was recently awarded Classical Recording of the Year at the Western
Canadian Music Awards.
The 40th Annual JUNO Awards will take place in Toronto, and will be broadcast
on CTV on Sunday, March 27th, 2011.

Praise for into light in Fanfare Magazine: “This is music and these are performances that one could lose oneself in” … “ By the time this CD is over, you will feel that you have gone on an eventful journey through many emotional states and physical environments” … “If you want to be amazed, give it a try.”

Internationally renowned for their warm and engaging stage presence, impeccable musicianship, and unique
perspective on ensemble singing, musica intima has earned a reputation as Canada’s most exciting vocal
ensemble. The twelve singers rehearse, perform and function as a collective; in rehearsal they self-direct,
exchanging ideas freely while exploring their own musical creativity. musica intima’s 2010 album into light won
Classical Album of the Year at the WCMAs and has just been nominated for a Juno award. The ensemble was
voted Best Local Classical Vocal Ensemble in the Georgia Straight’s Best of Vancouver Awards in both 2009
and 2010, and they took home the gold in the WestEnder’s 2009 Best of the City Awards, for Best Choral
Group.

“One of Canada’s most astonishing musical exports.” ~ Fanfare: The Magazine for Serious Record Collectors

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