Concert Season 2014

Primavera Concerts Fundraiser

An elegant evening of food, wine and music

Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013
7:00 - 9:30pm
St. Catharines Club, 77 Ontario St.

Ticket includes 2 complimentary glasses of Niagara wines, appetizers, dessert, coffee and tea.
Door Prizes and Raffle
Cash Bar available

Entertainment provided by:

Renowned jazz pianist, John Sherwood
-and-
Vocalist, Carol McCartney

Tickets $75 per person

A partial tax receipt will be issued in compliance with Canada Revenue Agency Guidelines

 

SUBSCRIPTION SERIES:

A POET'S VOICE

A co-production with The Gallery Players of Niagara

Brett Polegato, baritone
Joseph Phillips, bass
Timothy Phelan, guitar
Eybler Quartet:
Aisslinn Nosky, violin
Julia Wedman, violin
Patrick Jordan, viola
Margaret Gay, ‘cello

Sunday, January 19, 2014 at 2.00 p.m.*
Rodman Hall Art Centre

We host the premiere of an intriguing new arrangement of Schumann's Dichterliebe, transcribed for string quintet, guitar and voice, as well as Mendelssohn's Op. 13 A minor string quartet, and a new work by composer Martin Arnold

*please note time change


 

FORBIDDEN MUSIC

Sharon Azrieli, soprano
Shoshana Telner, piano
and special guest Jacques Israelievitch, violin

Sunday, February 9 at 3.00 p.m.
St. Barnabas Church


The performance of works by many superb composers was banned by Hitler and Stalin. Today's program includes a sampling of what their peoples would have missed: works by Mendelssohn, Schoenberg, Weill, Hindemith and Rachmaninoff.


VALENTINE'S DINNER

Sunday, February 9 after the concert
St. Barnabas Church

Enjoy a 4 course meal prepared by local Chef Greg Willis, along with a complimentary glass of wine.

 

JAYME STONE'S
The Other Side of the Air

Jayme Stone, banjo
Kevin Turcotte, trumpet
Andrew Downing, ‘cello
Joseph Phillips, bass
Nick Fraser, percussion

Sunday, March 23 at 3.00 p.m.
St. Barnabas Church

Juno-award winner and composer Jayme Stone, described as "the Yo-Yo Ma of the banjo" (The Globe and Mail) wants "to move people, to cross the gap between listener and performer." The quartet will engage us with a Moorish sword-fighting dance, Malian melodies, a Bach fugue, and tiny symphonies composed by Jayme.


 

JACQUES ISRAELIEVITCH, violin

CHRISTINA PETROWSKA QUILICO, piano

Sunday, May 25 at 3.00 p.m.
St. Barnabas Church

Our season finale is an all-Mozart program by two of Canada's most distinguished musicians.