A player of dazzling virtuosity and magnetic expressivity, Ariel Barnes is, in the words of Bramwell Tovey, “the outstanding Canadian cellist of his generation.” After opening with Holst’s folk-inspired St. Paul’s Suite, we’ll hear Tchaikovsky’s String Serenade. It’s a melodious and wistful work inspired here and there by Tchaikovsky’s role model Mozart, & infused with the former’s signature borrowings from Russian folk music. The evening concludes with Tchaikovsky’s Rococo. See program notes, bios and more at here or, if you’re just after a quick ticket or two, add tickets to cart here.
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2017/18 recording and touring projects were funded in part by FACTOR, the Government of Canada and Canada’s private radio broadcasters.
Les projets d'enregistrement et les projets de tournage en 2016-2017 ont été financés en partie par FACTOR, le gouvernement du Canada et les radiodiffuseurs privés du Canada.