This year the Agassiz Chamber Music Festival is 100% virtual. From anywhere in the world you can be connected with many of Canada's finest chamber music artists in the comfort of your own home. Whether you're a regular at chamber music festivals or this is your first time, there's something for everyone this year.


From chamber music heavy hitters like Tchaikovsky, Schubert, and Brahms all the way to emerging artists carrying the traditions forward and the works of younger composers redefining the art form - you're sure to find a way to connect with Agassiz.


While your best value is the Festival Pass, there are seven evening concerts at unbeatable prices and plenty of free options available as well. Grab a ticket, get comfortable, and get connected to some of the world's finest chamber music artists. 

Festival Pass

Price: $100

Enjoy full access to all performances and events.
See individual events for details.


Sunday, May 30

Festival OpeneR
Price: $20 | 7:30pm CDT

Join us for the opening night of the 2021 Agassiz Festival –  Connected! Plus, get a chance to meet Artistic Director Paul Marleyn before the show. It all starts at 7pm CDT.

Monday, May 31

White Man's cattle
PRICE: $20 | 7:00pm CDT

Sublime music for string quartet, piano for 4 hands, viola & cello, & piano quartet. Plus, meet the artist, violist Dan Scholz, before the show. It all starts at 7pm CDT.

Tuesday, June 1

Bridge over troubled wateRS
PRICE: $20 | 7:00PM CDT

Moving & contemplative music by Poulenc, Bridge & Brahms. Plus, meet the artist, clarinetist James Campbell, before the show. It all starts at 7:00pm CDT.

Wednesday, June 2

Emerging Artist: JAMMIE LEE

Hear and see the remarkable talents of 20-year-old pianist Jammie Lee.


Listen in on a friendly chat amongst festival artists, led by Festival host Andrea Ratuski. 

piano workshop
PRICE: FREE | 4:30pm CDT

Join festival artist David Jalbert for this informative session on piano music.

Karl Stobbe & Friends
PRICE: $20 | 7:00pm CDT

Hear WSO’s Karl Stobbe and friends play music by Rosza, Kodaly & Brahms. Plus, meet the artist, violinist Karl Stobbe, before the show. It all starts at 7pm CDT.

Thursday, June 3

Miniature to Monumental
PRICE: $20 | 7:00pm CDT

Enjoy piano works ranging from solos and miniatures to a majestic piano trio and monumental premiere by Jim Hiscott. Plus, meet the artist, pianist Stéphane Lemelin, before the show. It all starts at 7:00 pm CDT.

Friday, June 4

Clarinet workshop
PRICE: FREE | 10:30am CDT

Join festival artist James Campbell and broaden your appreciation of clarinet music.

Agassiz Brass
PRICE: $20 | 7:00pm CDT

Listen to music by the WSO Brass Quintet sure to blow you away. Plus, meet the artist, trumpeter Paul Jeffrey, before the show at 7pm CDT.

Saturday, June 5

From the next generation

Hear exciting new music for cello, composed & performed by Sam Nadurak.

Grand finale - city loves
PRICE: $20 | 7:00pm CDT

Join us for a lively final concert with music by Astor Piazzolla and Tchaikovsky. Plus, wrap up the festival with a conversation with Artistic Director Paul Marleyn before the show at 7pm CDT.

© Agassiz Chamber Music Festival, 2021

Photos by: Mark Rash