Agassiz chamber music festival
2019 schedule
Celebrating our 20th Season!
Monday May 27 - Sunday June 2

 

all events at Eckhardt-Gramatté Hall at the University of Winnipeg unless otherwise specified

2019 Artists

Karl Stobbe – violin
Axel Strauss – violin

Amy Hillis – violin
Aaron Au – viola
Paul Marleyn – cello
Samuel Nadurak - cello
Micah Heilbrunn – clarinet
Martin Roscoe – piano
Stephane Lemelin – piano

Katherine Dowling – piano
Jim Hiscott – accordion and composer
Sarah Jo Kirsch – soprano

 

Penderecki String Quartet

Jeremy Bell - violin

Jerzy Kaplanek - violin

Christine Vlajk - viola

Katie Schlaikjer - cello


Randolph Peters - composer
Andrea Ratuski – host

Featuring:

  • a new string quartet by Winnipeg’s Randolph Peters

  • the Manitoba Premiere of Gyorgy Ligeti's 1st String Quartet 

  • the Manitoba Premiere of Penderecki's 2nd String Quartet

  • Emerging Artist Recital by Winnipeg-bred cellist, Samuel Nadurak

  • Sarah Jo Kirsch sings Britten Michelangelo Songs

  • a rarely heard performance of Bartok's 3rd String Quartet

  • resident string quartet, the Penderecki String Quartet

  • the return of artists from Agassiz's inaugural year in 2000, Aaron Au and Stéphane Lemelin

  • Micah Heilbrunn performs in Jim Hiscott’s Blue Ocean, as recorded by CBC Records

  • Agassiz goes on Tour; Winnipeg artists Karl Stobbe, Jim Hiscott and Andrea Ratuski and more perform in Ontario’s Festival of the Sound, in Canada biggest chamber music festival in July

Online TICKETS & FESTIVAL PASSES 
ON sale April 1, 2019

 

Display e-Tickets on the EVENTBRITE APP

or the PDF can be printed at home

 

Your ticket barcode will be scanned at the Festival

Students must present a valid student ID upon entry

 

tickets also available @ McNally Robinson
April 22, 2019
(Grant Park Mall Location)

 

Single Tickets: $30 Adults. $15 Students & Under 30

Afternoon Concerts: $15 Adults. $5 Students & Under 30

Masterclasses: FREE

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