2017 Chamber Music Festival

August 18-20

Mainstage Series: Spotlight on Strings

Three concerts of chamber music
featuring the viola, violin and cello.

Canadian Mennonite University
Laudamus Auditorium, 500 Shaftesbury Blvd. 
Tickets $20 at the door
Free for Rosamunde participants and children under 12

Friday August 18, 7 pm

  • J. S. Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 6 in B-Flat Major, BWV 1051
  • Rebecca Clarke: Viola Sonata
  • Johannes Brahms: Piano Quartet No. 1 in G Minor, Op. 25

Performed by:
Karl Stobbe, Dan Scholz, Elise Lavallée, Yuri Hooker, Arne-Christian Pelz, 
Desirée Abbey, Daniel Perry, Michelle Mourre, Madeline Hildebrand, Darryl Friesen

Saturday August 19, 7 pm

  • Omar Daniel: Gioco delle coppie for two violins
  • Sergei Prokofiev: Sonata for 2 Violins in C Major Op. 56
  • Antonio Vivaldi: The Four Seasons

Performed by:
Erika Raum, Karl Stobbe, Elation Pauls, Simon MacDonald, Chris Anstey,
Festival Strings and Michelle Mourre

Sunday August 20, 3 pm

  • S. I. Taneyev: String Quintet No. 1 in G Major, Op. 14
  • Handel arr. Johan Halvorsen: Passacaglia in G Minor
  • Michael Matthews: Cello Duos
  • William Byrd arr. Tobasi: Ave Verum Corpus
  • J. S. Bach arr. Vargas: Chaconne

Performed by:
Erika Raum, Elation Pauls, Dan Scholz, 
Arne-Christian Pelz, Yuri Hooker, Desirée Abbey, Andrea Bell