40th Anniversary Concert
Sunday - October 22, 2023
The Valley Concert Society will celebrate the 40th Anniversary of its founding in 1983 with a celebratory concert. Musicians from Vetta Chamber Music will perform the works that were played at the very first concert in November of that year.
The program will consist of a string trio by Joseph Haydn, Mozart’s ravishing Clarinet Quintet, and Brahms’ Piano Quintet, considered by many to be his finest chamber composition.
J.S. Bach's Long Walk in the Snow
Friday - November 10, 2023
JS Bach's Long Walk in the Snow is a coming-of-age-story about a hot-headed, small-town orphan who narrowly avoided committing murder, turned his back on a perfectly good job and walked 400 kilometres north to find love, fulfillment, and the father figure he didn't know he needed.
Carr - Petrova Duo
Friday - February 23, 2024
Described as “ravishing” (Strad) and “irresistibly elegant” (Diario de Leon), violist Molly Carr and pianist Anna Petrova are rapidly compiling a remarkable list of accolades in recognition of their fiery musical expression, refined artistry, and relentless entrepreneurial dedication to social initiatives.
Vancouver Chamber Choir
Friday - March 15, 2024
Artistic Director Kari Turunen began leading the Vancouver Chamber Choir – one of Canada’s premier professional choral ensembles – in September 2019, its 49th concert season.
Isidore String Quartet
Thursday - April 18, 2024
Winners of a 2023 Avery Fisher Career Grant and the 14th Banff International String Quartet Competition in 2022, the New York City-based Isidore String Quartet was formed in 2019 with a vision to revisit, rediscover, and reinvigorate the repertory.
Friday - May 10, 2024
Pianist Laura Altenmueller has performed in England, Austria, the United States, and across Canada. She holds a Doctor of Musical Arts degree from Western University, which she completed on full scholarship under the tutelage of Stéphan Sylvestre.