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

May 27-June 2, 2019

$115 / $105 / $35

Agassiz Chamber Music Festival 2019

Get your Festival Pass to attend all of the concerts and events May 27-June 2, 2019

 

  • $115 Adults

  • $105 Seniors

  • $35 Students

May 27, 2019

Monday 7:30 pm

$30 / $15

"Time Traveller"

7:00     MEET THE ARTISTS with Randolph Peters and Andrea Ratuski

7:30     TIME TRAVELLER - the Anniversary Concert, from June 25th, 2000

Mozart - Piano Sonata in F, K280

Arvo Pärt – Mozart - Adagio, for piano trio

Randolph Peters - String Quartet no. 4, World Premiere

Shostakovitch - Piano Quintet

May 28, 2019

Tuesday 2:30 pm

Free

Tuesday Afternoon at the Movies

2:30-4:30 pm  TUESDAY AFTERNOON at the MOVIES: Itzhak (Directed by Alison Chernick)

A look at the life, work and heritage of violinist Itzhak Perlman

May 28, 2019

Tuesday 7:30 pm

$30 / $15

"From the North European Plains"

7:30     FROM THE NORTH EUROPEAN PLAINS

Brahms – Sonata for Cello and Piano in E minor

Penderecki - String Quartet no. 2

Dvorak – Piano Quartet in D

May 29, 2019

Wednesday 3:30-5 pm

free

Piano Masterclass

3:30-5:00 pm Piano Masterclass with Martin Roscoe

May 29, 2019

Wednesday 7:30 pm

$30 / $15

The PSQ in Concert

7:00     MEET the ARTIST with host Andrea Ratuski

7:30     The PSQ in CONCERT

Suk – Meditation for String Quartet, Op. 8

Bartók  - String Quartet no. 3

Schubert – String Quintet in C

May 30, 2019

Thursday 7:30 pm

$30 / $15

"Where East Meets West"

7:00     MEET the ARTISTS with host Andrea Ratuski

7:30     WHERE EAST MEETS WEST


Dohnányi - Rhapsody in C major, for solo piano  

Ligeti - String Quartet no. 1

Mendelssohn – Piano Trio in C minor

May 31, 2019

Friday 2-3:30 pm

free

Chamber Music Masterclass

2:00-3:30 pm Chamber Music Masterclass with Penderecki Quartet members

May 31, 2019

Friday 7:30 pm

$30 / $15

"Iberian Romance"

7:00     CHAMBER MUSIC with THE NEXT GENERATION

7:30     IBERIAN ROMANCE

Ravel - Sonata for Violin and Piano

Satie – Sports and Diversions, for Narrator and Piano

Turina – Piano Quartet

June 01, 2019

Saturday 12:00 pm

$15 / $5

Emerging Artist Concert

12:00 pm Emerging Artist Concert featuring Cellist Samuel Nadurak

June 01, 2019

Saturday 3:30-5 pm

Free

Violin Masterclass

3:30-5:00 pm Violin Masterclass with Amy Hillis

June 01, 2019

Saturday 7:30 pm

$30 / $15

"Agassiz On Tour - Blue Ocean"

7:00     FANFARE – MEET AWARD-WINNING VIOLINIST AMY HILLIS,

including a performance of Jeffrey Ryan’s Bellatrix, with host Andrea Ratuski

7:30     AGASSIZ ON TOUR – BLUE OCEAN

J.S. Bach - Chaconne in D minor, for solo violin

Jim Hiscott - Blue Ocean, for clarinet, accordion, cello and piano

Schubert - Piano Trio in Eb

June 02, 2019

Sunday 12:00 pm

$15 / $5

Amy Hillis & Katherine Dowling in Recital

12:00   CANADA COUNCIL INSTRUMENT BANK ARTIST RECITAL

Violinist Amy Hillis in Recital with Katherine Dowling, piano

June 02, 2019

Sunday 2:30 pm

Free

Round Table at McNally's

2:30-3:30 ROUNDTABLE at MCNALLY’S

Festival Artists Amy Hillis, Katherine Dowling and Karl Stobbe with host Andrea Ratuski

June 02, 2019

Sunday 7:30 pm

$30 / $15

Gala Finale: "Looking Backwards - Looking Forwards"

7:00     MEET THE ARTISTS, 2000 Artist Rennie Regehr with host Andrea Ratuski

7:30     GALA FINALE:  LOOKING BACKWARDS – LOOKING FORWARDS

Haydn - String Quartet Op. 76, no 5

Britten - Michelangelo Sonnets, for soprano and piano

Schumann - Piano Quintet

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Students must present a valid student ID upon entry

 

tickets also available @ McNally Robinson
(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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