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Chamber Music Concert: Epic

The Arete Quartet

Featuring Arete Quartet, Jeffrey Stonehouse, Cordelia Paw, and musicians from the Interplay program.

Don't miss the Interplay series of concerts this summer!

Join us for a journey from timeless classics to the modern edge of chamber music.

New works from collaborations with participant composers and performers are premiered, showcasing dynamic explorations of sound and style. Embrace tradition with the avant-garde spirit and innovative techniques that breathe new life into the genre, pushing the boundaries of what is possible in the world of chamber music.

PROGRAM

Leoš Janáček: String Quartet No. 1 (18’)
Arete Quartet: Chaeann Jeon (violin), Eunjoong Park (violin), Yoonsun Jang (viola), Seonghyeon Park (cello)
 
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Adagio and Fugue in C Minor, K. 546 (7')

Arete Quartet: Chaeann Jeon (violin), Eunjoong Park (violin), Yoonsun Jang (viola), Seonghyeon Park (cello)

Osvaldo Golijov: Tenebrae (Version I) for soprano, clarinet in B-flat, and string quartet (9’) 
McKenzie Warriner (soprano), Simon Proulx (clarinet), Borealis Quartet: Patricia Shih (violin), Yuel Yawney (violin), Nikita Pogrebnoy (viola), Sungyong Lim (cello) 

Missy Mazzoli: Ecstatic Science (9’) 
Jeffrey Stonehouse (flute), Joel Brennan (trumpet), Logan Lambert (clarinet), Arete Quartet: Chaeann Jeon (violin), Eunjoong Park (violin), Yoonsun Jang (viola) and Seonghyeon Park (cello)  
 
Hilda Sehested: Septet for cornet, strings and piano (22’)

Joel Brennan (trumpet), Borealis Quartet: Patricia Shih (violin), Yuel Yawney (violin), Nikita Pogrebnoy (viola), Sungyong Lim (cello), Matt Heller (double bass), Madeleine Black (piano)
 
Maurice Ravel: Sonata No.2 for violin and piano, II. Blues – Moderato (5’)

Annette Saunders (piano), Cordelia Paw (violin) 

Alfred Bachelet: Chère Nuit for soprano, piano, and violin (4’)
Maeve Palmer (soprano), Annette Saunders (piano), Cordelia Paw (violin) 

Banff Centre is grateful to the following supporters for making this program possible: David Spencer Emerging Vocalists Endowment, the Yolande Freeze Master Artists in Music Fund, the Music in PyeongChang and Banff Centre Partnership as well as the Government of Alberta, the Government of Canada and the Canada Council for the Arts.