Friday, August 5, 2011 7:00PM – The Ricordanza Chamber Music Festival in Victoria, BC starts tonight! This years festival sees the return of the founding Canadian trio, The Ricordanza Trio, featuring Carole Bestvater, violin; Shiori Kobayashi, clarinet; and Frank Chu, piano; who will be joined by Danielle Sametz, violin; Elizabeth Massi, viola; Alexa Pilon, ‘cello; Kathleen Morrison, soprano; and Victoria’s premier Chamber Choir, Vox Humana under the direction of Brian Wismath.
Tonight’s concert features music of Schubert, Brahms, Britten, Morlock (Halcyon for cello and piano) and Khachaturian.
Knox Presbyterian Church– 2964 Richmond Rd, Victoria, BC.
Tuesday, August 9, 2011 5:30PM – MusicFest Vancouver presents Songs by Vancouver Composers, performed by soprano Martha Guth and pianist Erika Switzer. Christ Church Cathedral, 609 Burrard Ave., Vancouver, BC. Songs by Stephen Chatman, Jean Coulthard, Jocelyn Morlock, Rodney Sharman, Leslie Uyeda.