Monday, May 31
7:00 pm CDT
Meet the Artist - Dan Scholz
Join our host, CBC's Andrea Ratuski, as she speaks with Manitoba Chamber Orchestra's and WSO's principal violist and festival alum Dan Scholz about this year of pandemic, the state of chamber music during these challenging times and the night's program.
Featuring: Karl Stobbe (violin); Elation Pauls (violin); Dan Scholz (viola); Yuri Hooker (cello); Madeline Hildebrand (piano).
White Man's Cattle
Cris Derksen - White Man’s Cattle for string quartet (Canadian work)
Karen Sunabacka – Ripples, 2019, for viola and cello
Schumann – Piano Quartet
Tonight's performance is a special presentation of Manitoba talent. Two-spirit, Cree composer and cellist Cris Derksen's White Man's Cattle will kick off the program. Following the #MadeInMB theme is Manitoba's own Karen Sunabacka's 2019 composition, Ripples for viola and cello. Then stick around for the energetic conclusion with a festival favourite – the Robert Schumann piano quartet.