JAMES EHNES Violin
ANDREW ARMSTRONG Piano
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2016
7:30 PM | Tickets
We celebrate the beginning of another season of fine chamber music with a recital by James Ehnes. During the year of his milestone 40th birthday, he is joined by the dazzling pianist Andrew Armstrong on a cross-Canada tour to perform beloved works for violin and piano and a new piece by JUNO Award–winning conductor and composer Bramwell Tovey.
The celebrations continue after the concert! James shares his insights on his illustrious career in a special event and reception, Reflections on 40 Years: Behind the Curtain. Enjoy complimentary light refreshments and a cash wine bar.
George Frideric Handel (1685–1759)
Sonata in D major, HWV 371
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770–1827)
Sonata for Violin and Piano No. 5 in F major ("Spring"), Op. 24
Bramwell Tovey (b. 1953)
Stream of Limelight
Virtuoso selections to be announced from the stage
“Ehnes and Armstrong displayed enormous musical and expressive depth, playing with unwavering intensity and a wide tonal range.” Seen and Heard International
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