Voice Master Class on French and English Art Song with Brett Polegato, Baritone
Featuring Rafael Rosenfeld, cello (Catherine Thornhill Steele Visiting Artist)
Sonata for Piano and Cello No. 3 in A major, Op. 69 by Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
Featuring Rafael Rosenfeld (cello) and Kyoko Hashimoto (piano).
Piano Quintet, Op. 44 by Robert Schumann (1810-1856)
Featuring Amy Hillis (violin), Nune Melikyan (violin), Lauren Tyros (viola), Matt Haimovitz (cello) and Ilya Poletaev (piano).
Metamorphosen by Richard Strauss (1864-1949)
Piano Quintet No. 2, Op. 115 by Gabriel Fauré (1845-1924)
Featuring Group A: Kim Durflinger (violin), Sarah Ng (violin), Ho Qian Hui (viola -- Yong Siew Toh Conservatory), Samuel Shepherd (cello -- Mozarteum) and Marina Kan Selvik (piano -- Norwegian Academy of Music).
String Quintet No. 5 in D Major, K. 593 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
Masterclass with Wolfgang Redik, violin and chamber music.
Bringing together musicians from seven institutions across four continents, the Musical Chairs Chamber Music Festival presents workshops, concerts and masterclasses featuring top-level students and renowned professionals.
Concert for Violin, Piano and String Quartet, Op. 21 by Ernest Chausson (1855-1899)
Featuring Axel Strauss (violin), Teresa Wang (violin), Yan Li (violin), David Montreuil (viola), Kendra Grittani (cello) and Stéphane Lemelin (piano).
Last Round by Osvaldo Golijov (b. 1960)
Masterclass by Maurice Bourgue, oboe.
Concert presented as part of the Musical Chairs Chamber Music Festival.
String Quartet in G minor, Op. 10 by Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
Ensemble from the Queensland Conservatorium (Australia): Eliza Scott (violin), Rebekah Hall (violin), Kate Worley (viola) and Julian Sharp (cello).
Trio in D minor, Op. 3 by Alexander Zemlinsky (1871-1942)
Ensemble from the Sibelius Academy (Finland): Helmi Malmgren (clarinet), Sirja Nironen (cello) and Fanny Söderström (piano).
Masterclass with David Dolan, improvisation.
Masterclass with Fan Lei, clarinet and chamber music.
Masterclass with Meta Weiss, cello.
Silvie Gibet, IRISA, Expression team, France: Gesture, expressiveness, language
A chamber music recital featuring Maurice Bourgue, oboe (Catherine Thornhill Steele Visiting Artist), Schulich faculty and students.
Suite for Oboe and Piano, Op. 17 by Pavel Hass (1899-1944)
Featuring Maurice Bourgue (oboe) and Kyoko Hashimoto (piano).
Quintet in E-flat major for Piano and Winds, K. 452 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)