2017-18 At-a-glance - + present and past seasons

 

Here’s our Quick-List of the concerts from June 1, 2016, to May 31, 2017.

Information about  the new season, June 1 2017-May 31, 2018,

Information for the new season is near completion. As the season goes along, we add single pages for each concert (go to “concerts” above). At the moment (mid-April) we have pages through July 2017.


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For previous two seasons, scroll down to end of the 2016-17 list


Here is our 2016-17 season in quick-view - [not entirely complete as of May 11]


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2017-18:


May 28, 2017: QuartetFest 1 [WLU, Maureen Forrester Hall]


June   2017

1: Luke Welch, piano [NOT part of QuartetFest]

4: QF II - Lafayette Quartet, Yariv Aloni, viola [Music Room]

8: QF 3 - Young Artists [MR]

9: QF 4 - PSQ, Paul Pulford (cello), Yariv Aloni (viola) [WLU]

10  2:00: QF 5 - Young Artists [MR]

10 8:00: QF 6 - QF Alumni [WLU]

11 3:00: QF 7 Gala Finale [WLU]


13 [8:00, MR, as are all further concerts] K-W Community Orchestra (amateurs)

21: Keenan Reimer-Watts, piano

28: Elinor Frey, Baroque Cello

30: NYO special concert with Cho-Liang Lin, violin; Orion Weiss, piano; and the Formosa Quartet [WLU]


July   2017

8: Penny Johnson, piano

12: Kiwanis Winners on Display

18: Members of Orchestra@uwaterloo

20: Shoshana Telner, piano

24: Penderecki Quartet (PSQ) with Alexander Tselyakov, piano


August   2017: no concert


September   2017 

14: Wilma Van Berkel and Lucas Harris, Lutes

17: Mauro Bertoli, piano

23: Patricia Creighton, flute; Peter Allen, piano


October   2017

1: Mak Grgic, guitar

4: Trio d’Argento [flute, clarinet, piano]

15*: Ensemble Made in Canada, with Scott St. John, violin [change from 14th]

17: Marc Toth, Beethoven Sonatas 1

19: Marc Toth, Beethoven Sonatas 2

21: Penderecki String Quartet, 30th anniversary in the Music Room

29: Till Fellner, piano - Schubert I


November  2017

2: HMM Trio (Heidi Wall, piano; Marcus Scholtes, violin; Miriam Stewart-Kroeker, cello)

9: Agnes Wan, piano

12: Clarion Quartet (from Pittsburgh Symphony)

16:  Masques (baroque quintet)

21: Celia Linde guitar (Sweden)

29: Jim Campbell, clarinet; Rivka Golani, viola; Bernadine Blaha, piano


December  2017

3: Raffi Besalyan  [Tina Doerr]

6: Alex  DeCosta, violin

8:  Toronto Serenade Qt/Su Jeon, piano - Rare Piano Quintets

16: Penderecki Quartet on Beethoven’s Birthday


January 2018

14: AYR Trio  [Angela Park/Yehonatan Berick/Rachel Mercer, pno/vln/cel]

18: Andre LaPlante, piano

20: Capella Intima , vocal quartet

28: Mauro Bertoli, piano; Lucia Luque, violin


February 2018

1 CIA [Composers & Improvisers, WLU Faculty of Music steudents]

5: Ensemble Made in Canada; Dionysis Grammenos, clarinet

7: Katie Schlaikjer, cello [pianist tba]

11 David Jalbert, piano

16 Penderecki String Quartet

18 Joseph Petric, button accordion

24 Factory Arts Quartetm with Jim Mason, oboe


March 2018


1: Trio Tangere (2 guitars and violin)

8: Rolston Quartet; Arthur Rowe, piano

14:  Heidi Wall, piano

18:  Emily Shaw and Craig Visser, guitar duo

22: Ethan Filner, viola; Heather Taves, piano [moved rom 21]

25: LSQ and Alkan SQ together


April 2018

7  sat Till Fellner, piano Schubert II

11 violin/viola: Arkady and Ethan

18 Jennifer Kim, guitar

21-22-23: Amernet Quartet play Weinberg (four concerts)

28 Bob Silverman [and Hamilton 29th]


May 2018

6: Twelve Strings - Jahonatan Berick/Jethro Marks/Rachel Mercer (vln/vla/cel)

11: Ilya Poletaev, piano

16: Andrew Sords, violin; Cheryl Duvall, piano


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PAST SEASON:


QuartetFest 2016  May 27-June 12

QF1:  May 27 (fri - Maureen Forrester Hall, WLU) - Penderecki Quartet, Leslie Fagan Soprano; Laura Pudwell Mezzo-Soprano; Daniel Lichti Baritone; Leslie De¹Ath Piano. $35; st $20]


QF2: May 29   Gallery Trio+ (Julie Baumgartel, violin; Margaret Jordan, cello; David Louie, piano.) Mendelssohn, Piano Quartet no. 1; Beethovon, Archduke Trio. $30/$20 [MR]


[NOT part of QuartetFest:] June 1 (wed) Open Ears/KWCMS: Turkwaz - Brenna MacCrimmon -- Maryem Tollar; Jayne Brown -- Sophia Grigoriadis  - Fabulous Middle-Eastern music foursome.  $30/$20 [NOT part of QF]


2 (th) QF3: at Perimeter Institute): Open Ears, QF, and KWCMS present Penderecki Quartet, more:  PI: $35 (sr $20; st $15; EyeGo, $5) 



7 (tue) QF4: Jose White Quartet (Mexico): $35 (st $20)   [MR]

9 (thur) QF5: David Gillham (violin/viola); Chiharu Iinuma, piano; Penderecki Quartet:  $40 (st $25)  [MR]

11 (sat) QF6: Young Artists I $15/10 [MR]

12 (sun) QF7: Young Artists II $15/10 [MR]


QuartetFest Subscription: all 7 concerts (5/27, 29, 6/2,7, 9, 11,12: $99; st $59.



[May ended with two QuartetFest concerts:


27 QF no. 1 [at WLU, Maureen Forrester]: PSQ, Lichti, Fagan, Pudwell, De’Ath

29 QF no.  2  Gallery Players

June

1 Turkwaz, vocal/instrumental ensemble (with Open Ears)

2* [at Perimeter Institute]: QF no. 3, “Conducting the Ether” - PSQ, theremin...

7  QF no. 4 - Jose White Quartet

9   QF no. 5 - PSQ; David Gillham, violin; Chiharu Iinuma, piano

11 QF no. 6 - Young Artists 1

12 QF no. 7 - Young Artists 2

14 (tues): K-W Community Orchestra($20/$10)

18 (sat): Marko Pejanovic, piano. ($20/$10)

19 (sun): St. Jacobs Conservatory (7:00)($5)

July

5 - National Youth Orchestra Ensembles I

7 - Eden Stell Guitar Duo

10 - New Zealand String Quartet

13 - Pallade Musica (Baroque)

15 - National Youth Orchestra Ensembles II

16 - Alexander Tselyakov & friends

19 - Orchestra@UWaterloo

28 - Syrene Saxophone Quartet (Holland)


August

6 - Lucy Zhang, violin; Victor Cheng, piano


September

14 - Matt Haimovitz, cello

22 - Zac Pulak, percussion; Cheryl Duvall, piano

25  Jason Cutmore, piano; Antoine Pierlot, cello  CANCELLED - Sudden Medical issues

28  Alain Jacquon, piano


October       

2  Jethro Marks/Mauro Bertoldi

7   PSQ

16   Tariq Harb, guitar

23    Janina  Fialkowska piano 8:00 [Not 3 as earlier said]

30    HMM Trio


November       

4      Toronto Serenade/Su Jeon

9      Duo Concertante

13    Cavatina Duo (flute/guitar)

18 [not 20th as previously said]  Michael Lewin, piano

23     Joseph Petric, accordion; David Mott, baritone saxophone


December       

1    Cecilia Violin Duo

7*  Ethan Filner, viola; Heather Taves, piano [*NEW]

13   Till Fellner, piano

16   PSQ - Beethoven's Birthday


January       

11   Paul Pulford, cello; Cheryl Duvall, piano

15   Charles-Richard Hamelin, piano

20   Heath String Quartet

25   Rob Kubika, guitar

27   Benedicte Lauzaire, violin - Mozart’s Birthday concert

29   Barick/Mercer/Park Trio


February       

2 [changed from 1st]   CIA  (student composers, WLU)

5        Shoshana Telner (Hummel)

[12?] tba somewhere in here:  PSQ, possibly with Dave Young Trio

15      Capella Intima vocal quartet

19    Ménage à six String Sextet

22   Jerzy Kaplanek, violin; Leopoldo Erice, piano [Brahms complete]

26     Turgeon Piano Duo


March       

5     Aviv Quartet: Mozart I

7     Aviv Quartet: Mozart II

9     Aviv Quartet : Mozart III

11    David Leisner, guitar

21    Movses Poghossian solo Bach I

22*    Peter Vinograde, piano [Bach piano, plus more]

23    Movses  Poghossian solo Bach II

27    Poghossian/Arnold, sop: Kurtag Kafka Fragments

29    Madawaska Quartet with Rob MacDonald, guitar


April       

2     Lafayette Shostakovich 1

4     Lafayette Shostakovich 2

5     Lafayette Shostakovich 3

7     Lafayette Shostakovich 4

8     Lafayette Shostakovich 5

12  Emma Rush (guitar)

19    Acclarion (accordion/clarinet)

26     Trio Arkel

30    Eric Himy, piano


May       


6   Cecilia Quartet/Leo Erice, piano

11*   Quantum Connections Trio [*changed from May 12]

17    Suzanne Shulman, Flute;  Erica Goodman, harp

24     Ishay Shaer, piano

28 QuartetFest 2017 1 [WLU, Maureen Forrester Hall]



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Past schedules:


2015-16 season June 1, 2015-May 31, 2016

QuartetFest 2015 May 29-June 7


1. Fri. May 29: at Registry Theatre. PSQ with Quinsin Nachoff Trio: Two Premieress (by Diana McIntosh and Quinsin Nachoff) Single tickets $30 - from Registry Theatre Only for this concert.

June

2   tue Concert for All Time!

Music Room (8:00) Penderecki Quartet: Beethoven op 131 in c#;  Schubert Quintet in C. Pamela Highbough-Aloni (Lafayette Quartet), second cello in quintet.  $50 (a very few students at $30) [10]


3   fri June 5 (fri) At Waterloo Clay and Glass Gallery 8:00 [7]

Lafayette Quartet play Michael Haydn Quintet with extra Viola (with Christine Vlajk of PSQ, 2nd viola); Shostakovich no. 13; Enescu, Octet (with PSQ)  [$35 (st $20)] [7]


4   sat June 6 Music Room: Ensembles. $15 (st $10) [3]

5   sun June 7 Music Rm PSQ prizeWinners $15 (st $10) [3]


QF subscription: full $95; students $50 (very limited)


-> For fuller information about this year’s QF: click “QuartetFest 2015” (at top) It’s special this year!



Later June

13   sat Maxim Lando, piano [5]

16   tue Community Orchestra ensembles [3]

24   wed Su Jeon, piano; Andrea Tyniec, violin [6]

21   sun Dmitri Kotranakis, classical guitar [6]

27   sat Peter Vinograde, piano [6]


July

14*   tue Lalun Trio  [*changed from 13th] [5]

21   tue Lucy Zhang, violin; + others [4]

23   thu musicians of orchestra@UW [4]

26   sun Alexander Tselyakov, piano;Joyce Lai, violin; Chris Gongos, horn [7]

29   wed Keenan Reimer-Watts, piano; Emily Kennedy, cello [donation concert]

31   fri Friends Quartet: Marcus Scholtes, Nora Pellerin, Jeremy Bauman, Miriam Stewart-Kroeker [5]


August

5   wed Marko Pejanovic, piano [4]

8   sat Grand River Trio (Heidi Wall, piano - Marcus Scholtes, violin - Miriam Stewart-Kroeker, cello) [5]


Sept

13   sun Petronel Malan, piano [6]

16  wed New Orford String Quartet [7]

19-20-21 sat-sun-mon Valtchev Duo: Beethoven violin/piano Sonatas [each 6]

[27: PSQ - has been moved to Oct. 4]


October

4   sun Penderecki String Quartet [7]

4   sun Matt Heimovitz cello [7] Rescheduled to April 1

7   wed Sords-Thomson-Duvall Trio (vln/cello/ piano) [6]

14   wed Cecilia Duo: Nematolla/Koh, violins [6]

18   sun Adam Levin Guitar [6]

24   sat Raffi Besalyan, piano  [6]

29* thu Attacca Haydn Quartet Series, Weekend V.1 [7]

31 Haydn V.2 sat 2:00 and V.3 8:00 Attacca Haydn [each 7]


November

1   sun 2:00   Attacca Haydn V.4 [7]

4   wed Annette-Barbara Vogel,violin; Durval Cesetti, piano [6]

8   sun Arkel String Trio [7]

12* thu Zemlinsky Quartet [8] [*corrected. NOT 13th as originally said]

14  sat Madawaska Ensemble [7]

18  wed* Francesca Anderegg, solo violin [6] [*NOT Friday as earlier said. And not ‘Rebecca’ - oops!]

21  sat David Jalbert, piano [7]

29  sun Norteño [Canadian Tango group][6]


December

2   wed Alexander Tselyakov, piano, with Riverdale Quartet [7]

9   wed Timothy Steeves, piano playing Haydn Sonatas  [6]

13 sun Dave Young Trio (w. Kevin Turcotte, trumpet; Robi Botos, piano; Dave Young,       

    bass) [6]

16  wed PSQ Beethoven’s Birthday [8]


January

13  wed Veronique Mathieu, violin; Stephanie Chua, piano [5]

17   sun Antero wind quintet [7]

20   ed Paulo Martelli, guitar [6]

27   wed Trio ++  Mozart’s Birthday concert  [7]

30   sat Andre LaPlante (Schubert, ) [8]


February

2*   tues WLU CIA [3]    (* changed from Feb. 1)

3   wed PSQ [7]

7   sun Toronto Serenade Quartet/Brett Kingsbury, piano [6]

13  sat Christian Vachon, violin; Frédéric Lacroix piano [5]

18  thu Pavel Steidl, guitar [6]

24  wed Ferreti & Lau 4-hands piano [5]

28  sun Amernet Quartet: Weinberg festival [7]

[we are sorry to have to cancel the Weinberg festival once again. Hope to have them later.]

March

2   wed Amernet Qt: Weinberg festival [each 7]

4   fri Amernet Qt: Weinberg festival [each 7]

9   wed Branko Dzinovic, accordion [5]

[Mr. Dzinovic has had to withdraw; hope to have him back later...]

4 fri Jeremy Bell, violin; Shoshana Telner, piano [6]

6 sun Heidi Wall, piano (Donation concert)

11 fri Möller-Fraticelli Guitar Duo [6]

13 sun Katie Schlajker and Patricio Guttierez Vielma, cellos

18  fri 8:00 Attacca Haydn Quartets final - Weekend VI.1 [7]

19  sat 2:00  Attacca Haydn Quartets VI.2 [7]

19*  sat 7:00 Attacca Haydn Quartets VI.3 [7]

        [At St.Matthew’s Lutheran Church.]

20  sun 2:00 Attacca Haydn Quartets final VI.4 [7]

24   sun Rachel Mercer/Angela Park, cello/piano [6]

30   tue Martin Soderberg, piano [6] replaced by Mark Valenti [6]


April 

1    fri    Matt Haimovitz, cello [7]

[See Sept. 14 in the new season]

wed Pierre Beaudry, guitar [6]

8   fri Ensemble Made In Canada [7]

9   sat Ensemble Made In Canada [7]

13 wed Jerzy Kaplanek, violin [6]

16  sat Michael Lewin, piano [6] Michael will perform in 2016-17

16 sun Mary Kenedi, piano [6]

24  sun Ménage á Six string sextet [7]


May

3    tue Till Fellner, piano [8]

8    sun National trio - w. Heidi Wall, piano [6]

12  thu Irina Miresanu, solo violin [6]

21  sat [changed] Xia String Quartet [7]

25  wed Trio Celeste [7] CANCELLED (won’t be replaced)

QuartetFest 1: 27 fri  Penderecki Quartet; Leslie De’Ath, piano; Leslie Fagan, soprano; Laura Pudwell, mezzo; Daniel Lichti, bass.  At WLU, Maureen Forrester Hall.

QuartetFest 2: 29 sun Gallery Trio+ [at Music Room]


KWCMS Superticket admits you to all of our concerts - around 70 in 12 months

- $415 (including June 2) or

- $390 (starting June 5)

students $265 (including June 2), or

$240 (star June 5) write kwcms@yahoo.ca


See www.k-wcms.com




2014-15 season:


June

1    QF 1: Penderecki Quartet (Clay & Glass Gallery) [7*]

4    QF2: Gallery Trio [6*]

5    QF 3: YAC 1

6    QF 4: Chiara Qt. (Clay & Glass Gallery) [7*]

7    QF5: YAC 2

8    QF6: YAC3 (3:00)

8    QF7: Skyros Qt (8:00)

11      OE: Blair McMillan, piano

18:     Andrea Tyniec, violin; Su Jeon, piano


July

10    Chamber Ensembles of Orchestra@uwaterloo [4*]

16    Dan Lichti, baritone; Ephraim Laor, piano [7*]

25    Alexander Tselyakov, piano; Les Alt, flute; Wallace Halladay, saxophone; Marie Bérard, violin; Rachel Mercer, cello [7*]

29    Lafayette Quartet [7*]


August

5    Till Fellner, piano [8*]

8    David Sinclair guitar [5*]

12    pianists Alessandra Amarro/Roberto Prosseda [7*]

13    pianists Roberto Prosseda/Alessandra Amarro [7*]


Sept.

2     Pre-Season Donation Concert: Wall-Chitty-Kroeker: Laurissa Chitty, violin, Miriam Stewart-Kroeker, cello; Heidi Wall, piano. Admission by donation.

11    Amadeus Guitar Duo (Thomas Kirchhoff/Dale Kavanagh) [6*]

15    Vadim Serebryany (with Yosuke Kawasaki, violin/viola; Wolfram koessel, cello; Jonathan Krehm, clarinet’ Rachel Krehm, soprano; flute player tba) - performing Schoenberg’s Pierrot Lunaire [7*]

18     Heidi Wall, piano [4*] (replaces Sept 20)

24    SharonWei/John Hess/ Jana Starling (clarinet) [6*] 

28 - Musathena (women’s Baroque music group) [6*]

   

 

October

1    Madawaska Quartet [6*]

8     Jorge Caballero, classical guitar [6*]

*14    Ian Whitman, bass, and others (Dvorak Quintet) [6*]

19    Ehud Attun, bass [6*]


24-26: our Complete Haydn Quartets series continues: [see also March 27-29]

24    (8:00) Attacca Haydn concert #9 [7*]

25    (2:00) Attacca Haydn No. 10 [7*]

25    (8:00) Attacca Haydn No. 11 [7*]

26    (2:00) Attacca Haydn No. 12 [7*]

[package price for Haydn weekend: $99/79/59]

30    Janina Fialkowska, piano [8*]


November

2    Olena Klyucharova, piano; Marcus Scholtes, violin [5*]

8     Bill Kannengeiser, classical guitar [6*]

9    Diana Dumlavwalla, piano; Liesel Deppe, flute; tba, cello

- Cdn Women/s works [5*]

13  Charissa Vandekas, piano. [Gifted young pianist, winner of ORMTA 2014) [3*]

19    Daedalus Qt 1 [7*]

23    Daedalus Qt 2 [7*]

28    LSQ/PSQ Perimeter Institute - cosponsored by WLU and Perimeter - $40 (st $20)


December

1    Special 40th Anniversary Concert/Gala Celebration: Lafayette Quartet, Pendecki Quartet, and Robert Silverman, piano.  $95.  [This event is in the development stage. There will be an extra charge or donation requirement for Superticket holders.]

3    Robert Silverman plays Brahms [7*]

CANCELLEDL 5    Soo Bae, cello [with her new Guarnarius cello) [6*]

7    (2:00) Pivot Chamber Soloists [Winston Choi, piano; Minghuan Xu, violin; Romie de Guise,  clarinet; Soo Bae, replaced by Sybil Shanahan, cello] - Quartet for the End of Time [7*]


12-16: Complete Beethoven Piano Trios. Trio Celeste are Iryna Krechkovsky, violin; Ross Gasworth, cello; and Kevin Kwan Loucks, piano. [Ms. K. holds a Canada Council violin]

12    Trio Celeste - Beethoven Trios 1 [7*]

14    Trio Celeste - Beethoven Trios 2 [7*]

16    Beethoven’s Birthday: Trio Celeste - Beethoven Trios 3 [8*]

[Beethoven Trios package price: $75/$60/$45]


January

11    Menage á Six Sextet [7*]

15    Kristóf Baráti, solo violin [6*]

*21     Penderecki Quartet [7*]

*24    Anastasia Rizikov, piano [4*]

29    Duo Concertante Complete Schubert violin/piano music 1 [6*]

31    Duo Concertante Complete Schubert violin/piano music 2 [6*]


February


cancelled:

5    Amernet String Quartet 1 [7*]

7    Amernet String Quartet; ShoshanaTelner, piano - Weinberg 2 [8*]

*8    Shoshana Telner, piano [6*]  [* - date changed since earlier announcement]

11    Guy Few, trumpet/piano/voice; Stephanie Mara, piano [6*]

18    Robert Gruca, classical guitar [6*]

24    String Quintet: Solomiya Ivakhiv, violin; Sharon Wei, viola; Scott St. John, violin; Doug McNabney, viola; Tom Wiebe, cello [7*]



March

1    Composers and Improvisers Association of WLU Faculty of Music - student composers concert [3*]   [moved from Feb. 1]

*New: 5    Soo Bae, cello [mostly solo, with Olena Klyucharova, piano, in short pieces] [6*]

*New  6   Soo Bae, cello, and Eileen Buck,  piano [6*]

11    Till Fellner 2 [8*]

14    Molinari Qt  [7*]

20    Jeff McFadden, classical guitar [6*]

21    Shoshana Telner, piano [6*]  [* - date changed since earlier announcement]

22    St. Jacobs Conservatory Recital [$5]

25 - Two fine St. Jacobs Conservatory Students in Concert [$10/$5]

27    Attacca Haydn concert # 13 [7*]

28    Attacca Haydn concert # 14 [7*]

28    Attacca Haydn concert # 15 [7*]

29    Attacca Haydn concert # 16 [7*]

[package price: $99/79/59]


April

2      Carlo Guaitoli, piano [6*]

8      Kerson Leong, violin replaced by Paul Marleyn, cello; with Mauro Bertoli, piano [6*]

10    Mercer-Oh Trio [7*]

15    Penderecki String Quartet w. Erika Crinó [7*]

19    Beyond the Chamber: Goldberg Variations (string trio) [7*]

25    Eric Himy, piano [7*]

28     Toronto Serenade Latin-American string quartets program [7*]


May

2    Sofya Gulyak, piano [6*]

*5    Ensemble Made in Canada [7*]  [the previously announced May 6 was in error]


10? [tba]     Wellington Winds [4*]

17     Tokai String Quartet [7*] 

27    Angela Park, piano [6*]


total: 77 concerts in 2014-15


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The list below is past history!


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[2013-14 season:]

June (2013)

2Agnes Wan, piano (5*)

4Laurier Trio (4*)

8Soo Bae Trio: All the BrahmsTrios (6*)

9Toronto Serenade Quintet (winds and strings) (6*)

16    Danielle Beck Saxophone Quartet at Gallery Momo, St. Jacobs (2:00) [4*]

8K-W Community Orchestra Chamber Music (3*)

20David Gillham, violin; Chiharu Iinuma, piano (5*)

23QF (QuartetFest) 1 - Penderecki and Lafayette String Quartets in concert (7*)

26QF2 - Lafayette String Quartet in concert (7*)

28QF3 - Penderecki String Quartet in concert (7*)

29QF4 - Young Artists [from Canada, New Zealand, Mexico ...] (3*)

30QF5 - Young Artists [from Canada, New Zealand, Mexico ...] (3*)


July (2013)

6Alma Petchersky, piano (5*) [this was cancelled owing to sudden medical problem]

10David Leisner, guitar (6*)

17Chamber Music from Orchestra@UWaterloo (4*)

19Pallade Musica  (6*)

21Rachel Mercer, cello; Angela Park, piano (6*)

23Anton Kuerti, piano; Kolja Lessing, violin (7*)

26Alexander Tselyakov, piano; Joyce Lai, violin; Rachel Mercer, cello (7*)


August (2013)

3Maxim Lando, piano 8:00 (4*)


September     (2013)

11Soheil Nasseri, piano (5*)

18Andrew Sords, violin; Cheryl Duvall, piano (5*)

22Peter Stoll, clarinet; Joseph Macerollo, accordion (5*)

27Trio Estonia (5*)


October(2013)

1Irina Kulikova, guitar (6*)

6Robert Silverman, piano (7*)

9Moshe Hammer, violin; Paul Komen, piano (7*)

18Triple Forte Trio (7*)

23Ang Li, piano (5*)

27Penderecki String Quartet (7*)


November [** changes]    (2013)

1Leslie Ting, violin; Sarah Hagen, piano (5*)

7G8 (8*)

** 13Janacek Qt (7*) The Janacek will perform approximately one year later.

[Next: the Attacca Quartet, at Juilliard School, New York, continue their survey of  ALL of the quartets of Joseph Haydn - all 68 of them, hence “Haydn 68”)

16Attacca Quartet: Haydn 68.1 (2:00) (7*)

16Attacca Quartet: Haydn 68.2 (8:00) (7*)

17    Attacca Quartet: Haydn 68.3 (2:00) (7*)

17Attacca Quartet: Haydn 68.4 (8:00) (7*)

** 18Kit Armstrong, piano (6*) [Schedule change. We will report when we are able to have Mr. Amstrong.]

21Boston Trio (7*)

** 24    Eve Egoyan, piano [6*] [NEW]

28    Dave Young Trio - “Saluote to Oscar Peterson” (6*)


December         (2013)

3Made in Canada Piano Quartet I (7*)

6      Made in Canada Piano Quartet II (7*) [previously listed as dec. 5]

11Andrea Tyniec, violin (solo): the Ysäye Sonatas for Solo Violin (5*)

16Penderecki String Quartet: Beethoven’s Birthday (7*)


January   (2014)

10Quartet Atlantik (7*)

14    Trio Aquadulci (4*) [new date]

18André LaPlante, piano (7*)

193:00 Trio Fammus (4*)

23Ana Vidovic, guitar (6*)

27Alcan Quartet: Mozart’s Birthday (7*)

29James Mason et al: wind quintet and piano (6*)


February   (2014)

1    New Music from the CIA! (Composers and Improvisers Association of WLU students) (3*)

[Next: the Attacca Quartet, at Juilliard School, New York, continue their survey of  all of the quartets of Joseph Haydn - all 68 of them, hence “Haydn 68”)

7    Attacca Quartet: Haydn 68.5 (7*)

8    Attacca Quartet: Haydn 68.6 (2:00) (7*)

8    Attacca Quartet: Haydn 68.7 (8:00) (7*)

9    Attacca Quartet: Haydn 68.8 (1:30) (7*)

14    Rémi Boucher, guitar (7*)

16Factory Arts Baroque Quartet (6*)

23Bremen String Quartet (6*) [cancelled]

27Peter Vinograde, piano (6*)


March    (2014)

8Penderecki String Quartet; with James Campbell, clarinet, Leslie Fagan, soprano

and Leopoldo Erice, piano (7*) - co-presented with WLU Faculty of Music

12Heidi Wall, piano (4*)

16Arkady Yanivker, violin: Nielsen and Delius sonatas (5*)

21Trio Voce (6*)

25*    Michael Kolk, guitar (6*)   (* - 25th is a correction.)

29     Shoshana Telner, piano - with Lynn Kuo, violin, and Rachel Mercer, cello - in works of Charles Valentin Alkan. (6*) [Replaces the two originally scheduled concerts by the Amernet Quartet who will now appear in the 2014-15 season.]



April(2014)

2Jethro Marks, viola; Mauro Bertoli, piano (5*)

6Ensemble Vivant - Fugues (6*)

11Enso Quartet (7*)

16David Jalbert, piano - Goldberg Variations (6*)

23New Orford Quartet (7*)

27Chris Atzinger, piano (5*)


May(2014)

4    Stephan Zurakowsky, guitar(4*)

7  Wellington Winds Ensembles (4*)

9    Michael Lewin, piano (6*)

12   Arkel String Trio (6*)

22   Seiler/Mercer/Park Trio (6*)

29   Jason White, piano (5*)






Previous Seasons:  [ancient history!]


2012-13

June [Our new year begins.]

2 sa QuartetFest Young Artists  1 $15/$10/$8

3 su QuartetFest Young Artists 2 $15/$10/$8

5 tu KarFour Trio-Fund-Raising Concert don [we ask $20, students $10 minimum]


6 we Boris Krajny, piano [5*]

8 fr TomWiebe, cello: solo cello -Britten [5*]

10 su Thin Edge New Music [4*]

12  tu Cameron Crozman, cello; Janelle Timmermans, piano. Free (donations welcomed)

13 we K-W Chamber Orch. ensembles [4*]

16 sa Jonathan Crow/Angela Park, vln/piano

[6*]

18 mo K-W Comm. Orch. Ensembles [3*]


July

14 - Mercer-Oh Trio - Dvorak I  [6*]

17* - Alexander Tselyakov, piano, with Marie Bedard, violin, Max Christie, clarinet, and Rachel Mercer, cello ... [7*] [* changed from 26th]

19 - Orchestra@UofW Ensembles [4*]

20* - Alexander Tselyakov, piano (solo) [6*]

23 - Arsis - Estonian handbell-ringing octet, with Remi Boucher, guitar

[Knox Church, Waterloo, 7:00]  [5*]



August

1 - Ton Beau String Quartet [5*]

4* - Canadian Guitar Quartet  ... [7*] [*date changed from 5th]

12* - Roberto Prosseda, piano: Complete Nocturnes of Chopin [7*] [*NOT 11th]


September

9Mark Valenti, piano [5*]

12New Orford Qt [7*]

16Ian Whitman et al - Schubert “Trout” [5*]

23Cleveland Duo [from Cleveland Symphony] + James Umble, sax [5*]

26Frederic Bednarz & Natsuki Hiratsuka - violin & piano [5*]

30Taylor Cao, Chanelle Tseng, piano [3*]


October

3     Krista Martynes, clarinet; Elinor Frey, cello   [5*]

9     Penderecki SQ [7*]

11    Trio d/Argento - flute/clarinet/piano  [5*]

13    Eric Himy, piano [6*]

[14 - Nam Hee Kim - Ontario Registered Music Teachers Prize Performance, 3:00]

15    Valtchev duo - violin/piano  [6*]

19    Victor Villedangos, guitar [6*]

20    Alcan Quartet [7*]

24    Suzie LeBlanc, soprano; Robert Kortgaard, piano  [6*]


November

3  Trio Voce:  Jasmine Lin, violin; Marina Hoover, cello; Patricia Tao, piano [6*]

10  Attaca String Quartet [7*]

12  Russian Duo - balalaika/piano  [5*]

17  Shoshana Telner - Bach Partitas  [6*]

27  LeVoix Humane - viols  [6*]


December

2 Olena Klyucharova, piano - all-Prokofiev; Marcus Scholtes, violin, assists  [5*]

4 Martyn Falk, guitar [6*]

12 Factory Arts Baroque Quartet - Julie Baumgartel et al  [5*]

16 Penderecki SQ & guests - Beethoven’s Birthday [7*]

20    Mercer-Oh Trio - Dvorak II  [6*]


January

13   Schweigen Trio: Marina Brankovic, violin; Miriam Stewart-Kroeker, Heidi Wall, piano [4*]

14    Ménage á Six String sextet - Yehonetan Berik violin; Rachel Mercer, cello; and four others... [7*]

16   Su Jeon, piano - Haydn and Rachmaninoff [5*]

20Lara Downes, piano - “13 ways of looking at the Goldbergs” - by 13 composers [5*]

27Madawaska Quartet [6*]

31Bergmann piano Duo: Schubert  [6*]


February

1     wlu composers [3*]

4     Dali Quartet [6*]

9     Cecilia Quartet + violist [8*]

13   Aviv Quartet - Schubert’s late quartets I [7*] [changed from 15th]

16   Aviv Quartet - Schubert’s late quartets II - with Rachel Mercer, 2nd cello [8*]

[*changed from 16th]

17    2:00 Open Harmony String Quintet at Gallery Momo, St. Jacobs

23   Janina Fialkowska piano [changed from 22nd] [8*]

Second Vienna School, complete: [schedule slightly changed]

24    Molinari and Lafayette Qt - New Viennese I [5*] - Talk at 7:00, Laura Gray

25   Molinari and Lafayette Qt -  New Viennese II [5*] - Talk at 7:00, Edwin Outwater

26   Molinari and Lafayette Qt - New Viennese III [5*] Talk at 7:00, Glenn Buhr


March

3 Toronto Serenade Sextet [7*]

6        Marc Toth, piano [5*]

10     Soo Bae, cello; Winston Choi, piano [6*]

12  PIVOT - Xu, Choi, Soo Bae, Langlois - vln/cl/cello/piano [7*]

14  Amernet Quartet [7*]

17  Jason Cutmore, piano  [5*]

23     Paul Marleyn, Paul Pulford, cellos (Paul P. in one piece) [5*]

27  Springdale Trio [4*]


April

2 Kyle Henning’s “Windastic 5” woodwind quintet [4*]

7      2:00 Open Harmony String Quintet at Gallery Momo, St. Jacobs

9 Marcin Dylla, guitar [6*]

12    Quatour Franz-Josef classical quartet [7*]

14    Fund-raising concert by Quartet Khan and The Unaccompanied Minors (donation)

17    Penderecki String Quartet [7*]

20 Till Fellner, piano [8*]

22    Fund-Raising concert by Trio Sansfrets (Reanne Kruisselbrink, violin --  Emily           

            Kennedy, cello  --  Edward Cho, piano (donation)

24 Duo Concertante - Bach I  [5*]

26 Duo Concertante - Bach I [5*]


May

7 Dimitris Kotronakis, guitar [6*]

11    Wellington Winds ensembles [4*]

12    2:00 at Gallery Momo, St. Jacobs

15    Mauro Bertoli, piano  [5*]

19    2:00 p.m. Knox Presbyterian Church, Waterloo) The Marywood University Singers               

                                                                                                                                                [4*]

23 Seiler/Mercer/Park trio [6*]


[note: changes happen! Keep in touch...]


84 concerts in 2012-13!



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2011-12 season:


June 2011

1-7: QuartetFest 2011 - 7 concerts:

    1 - we QuartetFest 1: Penderecki Quartet [at WLU, Maureen Forrester Hall - MF] - [6*]

    3 - fr Penderecki Quartet + Winner of the Chamber Music Prize [at WLU, Maureen Forrester Hall - MF] [6*]

    [4 - sa 2:00 p.m.: WLU String Academy (free); at Keffer Memorial Chapel, WLU

    4 - sa (8:00) Mirø String Quartet [at WLU, Maureen Forrester Hall - MF]  [6*]

    5 - su -  Skyros Quartet (from U. of Texas)  [Music Room] [3*]

    6 mo - Young Artists of QuartetFest I [Music Room] [3*]

    7 tu - Young Artists of QuartetFest II [Music Room] [3*]


All further concerts are at KWCMS Music Room, 8:00,

10 fr - Heidi Wall, piano [4*]

12 su - Arkady Yanevker, violin; Elina Kelebeev, piano [5*]

21 tu  K-W Chamber Orchestra Ensembles [4*]

25 sa - Rachel Mercer plays the Bach Suites I   [6*]

29 we - Springdale Trio  - Wendy Wagler, flute; Hector Vasquez, cello; Boyd Mcdonald, piano [4*]


July

2  sa - Rachel Mercer plays the Bach Suites II [6*]

9  sa - Trio Alla Grande, guitar trio [5*]

14 th - Mercer-Oh Trio: Haydn Trios #7 - [6*] [cf. Dec. 19, Apr 1]

18 mo - Seraphine Piano Trio - Sara Fraser Raff, Amber Ghent,

Sanae Nakajima (violin/cello/piano) [5*]

21 th - Orchestra@uwaterloo ensembles [3*]

27 we - Alexander Tselyakov, piano; Joyce Lai, violin; Philharmonia Quartet [6*]

31 su - Robert Silverman discusses and performs Beethoven’s Hammerklavier Sonata. [possibly + something else] [6*]


August: No concerts


September

4 su  Ann Louise-Turgeon, piano; Ron Korb, flute [4*]

7 we  Andrew Sords, violin; Cheryl Duvall, piano [5*]

14 we  Eric Himy, piano [6*]

20 tu  Mercer-Oh Trio: Haydn Trios #8 [6*]

23 fr  Anya Alexayev, piano [4*]

27-28-30 tu we fr Mauro Bertoli, piano; Wolfgang David, violin - - Beethoven Violin Sonatas, complete [each: 5*]


October

3 mo Till Fellner, piano [7*]

9 su  Tokai Quartet [7*]

11 tu - Marc Toth, piano [6*]

17  mo Arkady Yanivker, violin; & Emmanuelle Beaulieu-Bergeron, cello [5*]

25 tu - Pavel Steidl, classical guitar [6*]


November

1 - The Reiner Trio: Laurence Kayaleh, violin; Elizabeth Dolin, cello; Paul Stewart, piano [7*]

9 - Su Jeon, piano [5*]  [Jason Cutmore cancelled]

13 - Norteño -- Tango Nuevo Quintet (bandoneon, piano, violin, electric guitar, bass) [5*]

17 - Ensemble Chaconne, Renaissance Music [6*]

27 -Canadian Sinfonietta/Alexander Tselyakov, piano [Music Room 8:00] [7*]

30 - Janusz Skowrun, piano. [5*] [changed from piano quartet originally intended]


December

6 - Peter Vinograde, piano; Bremen String Quartet [6*]

9- Amanda Goodburn, violin; Emmanuelle Beauleau-Bergeron, cello; Sanae Nakajima, piano - fund-raising concert

12 - Erica Goodman, harp; Leslie Newman, flute [5*]

16 - Penderecki String Quartet: Beethoven’s Birthday concert [7*]



2012:

January

7  - Rachel Mercer, cello; Angela Park, piano. [5*]

11 we - Jerzy Kaplanek, violin; Stephane B ... piano [5*]

13 fr - Remi Boucher, guitar [6*]

16 mo - André LaPlante, piano [7*]

18  we - The Lafayette Quartet [7*]

24 tu - String Sextet: Yehonatan Berick & Csaba Koszco, violins

Theresa Rudolph & Caitlin Boyle, violas; Rachel Mercer & Rachel Desoer, cello [7*]

28 sa - Amernet String Quartet; Shoshana Telner, piano [7*]



February

1 - WLU students CIA group [3*]

3 - Winston Choi, piano: Bach’s Art of Fugue (all!) [6*]

7  tu - New Orford Quartet: Jonathan Crow, Andrew Wan, concertmaster OSM; Eric Nowlin, associate principal viola TS; Brian Manker, principal cello OSM; with Shauna Rolston, guest cellist [in Schubert, Quintet in C Major)  [7*]

9 th - The Cecilia String Quartet [Banff gold medalists, 2010] [7*]

10 fr - New Orford Quartet, with Arthur Rowe, piano [Brahms Quintet in f minor] [7*]

12 su - Jorge Caballero, guitar [5*]

16 th  Kate Boyd plays John Cage [4*]

26 su: STEALTH: Kathryn Ladano, bass clarinet; Richard Burrows, percussion [4*]


March

1 th -  Penderecki Quartet with Pentaedre Woodwind Quintet [at WLU Maureen Forrester       

      Hall [5*]

6 tu - David Jalbert, piano plays Shostakovich Preludes and Fugues [5*]

10 sa - Ewald Cheung, violin; Philip Chiu, piano [4*]

17 sa- Matthew Zadow/Dina Namer, Schubert Die Schoene Muellerin [5*]

20 tu - Michael Guttman, violin; Richard Raymond, piano [5*]

26 mon - Michael Lewin, piano [6*]


April

1 su -  Haydn Trios 9 (by the Mercer-Oh Trio - Grand Finale [6*]

4 we - Jacob Braun, cello; Grace Fong, piano [5*]

11 we - Karfour Piano Trio fund-raising (or [3*]) Moved to June 5

*12 th  String Trios: Pierre-André Pashley, violin; Jeremy Bauman, viola; Sarah-Jane Johnston, cello [4*]

14 sa  Heidi Wall, piano [with Miriam Stewart-Kroeker, cello, and Daria Binkowski, flute] [4*]

18 - we  Penderecki Quartet [note:  Trio d’Argento [winds/piano] [5*] moved to Oct. 11]

22 Arkel String Trio: Marie Berard, violin; Teng Li, viola; Winona Zelenka, cello [6*]

25 - Trio: Julie Baumgartel, violin; Margaret Gay, cello; David Louis, piano [5*]

[Julie, Margaret Gay and David Louie playing piano trios by Beethoven, Hummel and Mozart (in the Music Room, and NOT on period instruments)]

29 su - Toronto Serenade String Quintet [quintets of Brahms and Bruckner] [6*]


May

7 mo - Made in Canada Piano Quartet II [6*]

9 we - Made in Canada Piano Quartet I [6*]

12 sa   Wellington Winds [4*]

16 we  Music from Mathematicians: Lucy Zhang, violin; Ben Darwin, piano [3*]

22: Trio Concertante: Nancy Dahn, violin;  Simon Fryer, cello; Timothy Steeves, piano

        [Nancy and Tim are Duo Concertante] [6*]


QuartetFest 2012: May 27 - June 3


May 27 su Penderecki Quartet: Beethoven, Quartets nos. 4(op 18), and 13 op. 130. At Maureen Forrester Hall(MF)  $30 (sr $25; st $20) [6*]


31 th Penderecki Quartet with Martin Beaver, violin, and Clive Greensmith, cello (both from the Tokyo Quartet)(at MF) Zoltan Koday, Duo for violin and cello Op. 7; (Beaver/ Greensmith); Reinhold Gliere,  Sextet No. 3, Op. 11;  Brahms, Sextet No. 2, Op 36 in G   $30 (sr $25; st $20) [6*]