Baroque & Beyond

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October 2018

2018/19Baroque & Beyond

The Dark Side of Love

This program, featuring wonderful local countertenor Daniel Cabena, includes works for voice and orchestra by Handel, Mozart, and Rossini, whose texts all reflect upon the dark side of love. Betrayal, longing, heartbreak, and revenge — as only the masters can portray.

  • Wed Oct 24 / 8:00 pm

    First United Church

  • Fri Oct 26 / 8:00 pm

    Harcourt Memorial United Church

  • Sat Oct 27 / 8:00 pm

    Central Presbyterian Church

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November 2018

2018/19Baroque & Beyond

Please Sir, I Want Seconds!

The title of this concert pays homage to some of the unsung heroes of the Orchestra: the second chair players. These fine players will be featured as the “main  course” in this concert, performing solo pieces by Vivaldi, Mozart, Bartók and more.

  • Wed Nov 14 / 8:00 pm

    First United Church

  • Fri Nov 16 / 8:00 pm

    Harcourt Memorial United Church

  • Sat Nov 17 / 8:00 pm

    Central Presbyterian Church

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April 2019

2018/19Baroque & Beyond

Innovators Through The Centuries

Curated by new KWS Music Director Andrei Feher, this program invites you to experience everything from Corelli’s Baroque refinement to Bartók’s folk influences with his fresh treatment of Hungarian peasant songs in the Divertimento for Strings.

  • Wed Apr 10 / 8:00 pm

    First United Church

  • Fri Apr 12 / 8:00 pm

    Harcourt Memorial United Church

  • Sat Apr 13 / 8:00 pm

    Central Presbyterian Church

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May 2019

2018/19Baroque & Beyond

Sing Me A Song

Leading up to the Baroque period, the church had been the primary focus of music. In this program, curator and KWS Principal Oboe Jim Mason explores the shift into more secular practices with composers who explore the lyrical sensuality of sound, from Bach to Brahms.

  • Wed May 01 / 8:00 pm

    First United Church

  • Fri May 03 / 8:00 pm

    Harcourt Memorial United Church

  • Sat May 04 / 8:00 pm

    Central Presbyterian Church

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