TO OPEN THE SERENATA MUSIC 2017-2018 SEASON WE WELCOME BACK PIANIST DAVID JALBERT, OCTOBER 21. David last presented his interpretation of the Goldberg Variations on our stage several years ago which thrilled the audience. He will challenge us this year as he performs an eclectic group of works by Schubert, Prokofiev, Schumann and Stravinsky. Look for his new CD of Stravinsky and Prokofiev coming October 6. For further information see http://davidjalbert.com.
We also look forward to the November 11 presentation of The Terezin Project, music banned by the Nazis presented by the Clarion Quartet all of whom are members of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra. Londoner Jennifer Orchard, violin, has organized this seasonally relevant program. See http://clarionquartet.com for more information.
THE SERENATA MUSIC SEASON IS LISTED BELOW.
LOTS OF EXCITING MUSIC IN SEPTEMBER 2017 (See the whole season on the Special News column on the right)
Saturday, Sept. 16, 1 to 9 P.M., Sunday, Sept.17, 1 to 7 P.M., Victoria Park, Bands 150 Big Band Festival. ********************** Saturday, September 16, 7:30 Metropolitan United Church, London Symphonia, Scott St. John, violin. ******************* Friday, Sept. 29, 2017, 7:30 P.M.St.Lukes Anglican Church, Magisterra Soloists, Triple Threat
Please see our SPECIAL NEWS SECTION for details and tell your friends to look at our website for regular updates.
THE 2017-18 SERENATA MUSIC CONCERT SEASON
Saturday, October 21, 2017, 8 P.M. David Jalbert, piano.
Saturday, November 11, 2017, 8 P.M. The Clarion Quartet.
Saturday, February 24, 2018, 8 P.M. Tom Allen, CBC broadcaster (Shift, CBC Radio 2) and Musical Storyteller, and Lori Gemmell, harp.
March 17, 2018, 8 P.M. The London Connection 3
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Wednesday, November 23, 2016, 8 P.M.
All performances at the Wolf Performance Hall, London Public Library, 251 Dundas St. London at 8 P.M., Saturdays, or 3 P.M., Sundays unless otherwise noted.
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Jan Lisiecki, piano
Jan Lisiecki, piano, plays Chopin, Messiaen, Bach, and Mozart.
We are pleased to welcome 17 year old Canadian pianist, Jan Lisiecki, back to London following a wonderful appearance with Orchestra London this year and a concert at the Stratford Summer Music Festival. Jan has recently recorded two Mozart concertos under Maestro Christian Zacharias with the Kammerorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks with Deutche Grammaphon. Born in Calgary, Jan has appeared around the world with orchestras and with the New Zealand String Quartet, Quatuor Ébène, and the Penderecki String Quartet. He is currently studying at the Glen Gould School of Music on a full scholarship. Jan recently was interviewed by Jian Ghomeshi <http://www.cbc.ca/q/blog/2012/07/23/jan-lisiecki-on-q/> and can be heard on Youtube <http://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=jan+lisiecki&oq=jan+lisiecki&gs_l=youtube.1.0.0l10.4435.14401.0.18222.214.171.124.126.96.36.199.762.3j3.6.0...0.0...1ac.Nkd8aPidBDE>.