Upcoming Events / Concerts

Saturday, November 23, 2019 7:30 PM

Saturday, November 23, 7:30 PM, 2019 – Meagan Milatz and Amy Hillis

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SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 23, 7:30 PM

MEAGAN MILATZ, piano
AMY HILLIS, violin

The meagan&amy piano/violin duo hails from Saskatchewan, but first met at McGill’s Schulich School of Music where they began their musical partnership in 2011. In their solo careers, each is a recipient of the Sylva Gelber Music Foundation Award, and Amy is a past winner of the E-Gré Competition. Their Virtuosi Concert is part of the first ever “Pan-Canadian Partnership” recital tour to over 40 Canadian cities sponsored by Jeunesses Musicales, Debut Atlantic and Prairie Debut. ” Their collaborative musicianship combined with their very accessible, yet audacious repertoire made an immediate impression.” (Danièle Leblanc, Executive and Artistic Director of Jeunesses Musicales Canada)

PROGRAMME:
Gershwin:/Heifetz:
Prelude No. 1
Prokofiev: Cinq Mélodies
Mozart: Sonata for Violin and Piano in E minor
Morlock: Commissioned piece
Debussy: Sonate pour violon et piano
Messiaen: Thème et variations
Fauré: Sonata for Violin and Piano No. 1

TICKETS:
Adults: $40.95
Under 30: $23.10
Students: $13.65

To order tickets, please call the Virtuosi Concerts Box Office: 204-786-9000

Saturday, December 14, 2019 7:30 PM

Saturday, December 14, 7:30 PM, 2019 – Daniel Tselyakov and the WSO String Ensemble

ARTISTS OF MANITOBA – THE BRANDON CONNECTION

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 14, 7:30 PM

DANIEL TSELYAKOV, piano
The WSO String Ensemble

Pianist Daniel Tselyakov returns to our stage to join us in celebrating the 10th Anniversary of the Virtuosi Concerts collaboration with the WSO String Ensemble. Daniel is a recent laureate of the International Livorno Piano Competition in Italy. He comes from a musical family and both he and his father, pianist Alexander Tselyakov, have many fans among our Virtuosi patrons. Daniel is co-artistic director of the Clear Lake Chamber Music Festival. “…he is one of several young musicians in a deep pipeline of keyboard talent coming out of Canada.” (Natasha Gauthier, Artsfile)

PROGRAMME:
Bach: Prelude and Fugue in G major, WTC 1
Mozart: Quartet in E flat major
Rachmaninoff: Élégie
Shostakovich: Piano Quintet in G minor

TICKETS:
Adults: $40.95
Under 30: $23.10
Students: $13.65

To order tickets, please call the Virtuosi Concerts Box Office: 204-786-9000

Saturday, January 11, 7:30 PM, 2020 – Trio Saint-Laurent

HOMMAGE À SCHUMANN

SATURDAY, JANUARY 11, 7:30 PM

TRIO SAINT-LAURENT, clarinet, viola and piano

After the Trio’s first performance at a summer festival in 2015, they took a canoe trip together to decide that their unique ensemble of clarinet / viola / piano indeed had something special to offer music-lovers. Like the great river which inspired their name, Trio Saint-Laurent takes you on a musical journey beyond the norm, revealing the poetic, intimate and mysterious nature of their instruments.

PROGRAMME:
Clara Schumann: Romances, Op. 22
Burge: Commission for solo piano
Widmann: Five Pieces in a Fairy Tale Mood
Francaix: Tema con variazioni
Kurtág: Hommage à Robert Schumann
Schumann: Märchenerzählungen

TICKETS:
Adults: $40.95
Under 30: $23.10
Students: $13.65

To order tickets, please call the Virtuosi Concerts Box Office: 204-786-9000