Posts filed under: 2018 | 2019 Concert Series

2017 Juno Award Winners Sunday, April 7, 2019 | 3:30pm | Knox-Metropolitan United Church Four musicians with equally stellar pedigrees formed the New Orford String Quartet with the goal of developing a new model for a touring string quartet. Their concept has resulted in a quartet that maintains a remarkably fresh perspective while bringing a palpable sense of joy......
The Romance of Chopin to Schumann Sunday, March 3, 2019 | 3:30pm | Knox-Metropolitan United Church Silver medalist and laureate of the Krystian Zimmerman award of the best sonata at the International Chopin Piano Competition in 2015, Canadian Charles Richard-Hamelin is standing out as one of the most important pianists of his generation. Further awards include second prize at......
Manifesto on Love Sunday, September 16, 2018 | 3:30pm | Knox-Metropolitan United Church Jonathan Ong – Violin; Dorothy Ro – Violin; Abigail Rojansky -Viola;  Jonathan Dormand – Cello Described by The New York Times as an “outstanding ensemble,” the Verona Quartet, winner of the 2015 Concert Artists Guild Competition, has quickly earned a stellar reputation as one of the most......
Out of the Ordinary Sunday, October 14, 2018 | 3:30pm | Knox-Metropolitan United Church Guy Few – Trumpet, Voice and Piano; Mark Fewer – Violin; Stephanie Mara – Piano In their own rights, trumpeter Guy Few and violinist Mark Fewer are celebrated as “buoyant” (The Globe and Mail) and “genre-bending” (National Post) performers. The immensely gifted artists come together with......
Then and Now Sunday, February 3, 2019 | 3:30pm | Knox-Metropolitan United Church Dan Graser – Soprano Saxophone; Zach Stern – Alto Saxophone; Joe Girard – Tenor Saxophone; Danny Hawthorne-Foss – Baritone Saxophone The Donald Sinta Quartet has earned praise from audiences and critics alike for its virtuosic performances and distinctive repertoire. This prizewinning quartet performs from memory, which strengthens......