Baroque & Beyond

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October 2020

2020/21Baroque & Beyond

All Haydn

This all Haydn concert explores the contributions that he made to the symphony and string quartet, showcasing some of his experiments in orchestration and talent with musical jokes.

  • Wed Oct 07 / 8:00 pm

    First United Church

  • Fri Oct 09 / 8:00 pm

    Harcourt Memorial United Church

  • Sat Oct 10 / 8:00 pm

    Central Presbyterian Church

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November 2020

2020/21Baroque & Beyond

Darkness and Light

Music Director Andrei Feher shares two of his favourite pieces by Pergolesi and Haydn. The former’s plaintive, mourning quality is balanced by the playful, spring-like atmosphere of the latter.

  • Wed Nov 18 / 8:00 pm

    First United Church

  • Fri Nov 20 / 8:00 pm

    Harcourt Memorial United Church

  • Sat Nov 21 / 8:00 pm

    Central Presbyterian Church

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March 2021

2020/21Baroque & Beyond

The Four Seasons of Buenos Aires

Vivaldi’s Four Seasons is a staple of the Baroque repertoire. In this strings-only program curated by KWS Concertmaster Bénédicte Lauzière, discover a different take on this famous piece that tips its (tango) hat to the original.

  • Wed Mar 10 / 8:00 pm

    First United Church

  • Fri Mar 12 / 8:00 pm

    Harcourt Memorial United Church

  • Sat Mar 13 / 8:00 pm

    Central Presbyterian Church

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April 2021

2020/21Baroque & Beyond

Heart and Soul

Explore a world of emotions through music.  The story of Abdelazer inspired a range of melodies, including the theme used by Britten in his Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra. The soulful violin concerto by Canadian composer Marjan Mozetich sits alongside Respighi’s sometimes wistful Ancient Airs and Dances.

  • Wed Apr 28 / 8:00 pm

    First United Church

  • Fri Apr 30 / 8:00 pm

    Harcourt Memorial United Church

  • Sat May 01 / 8:00 pm

    Central Presbyterian Church

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