Our website is being updated. Meanwhile here is a brief description of this year’s concerts:
Picton 1867 – A Soiree Musicale in the County With Dame Emma Albani. Songs from the Albani’s repertoire, the violin sonata by County-born Gena Branscombe, and many surprises!. Elizabeth McDonald, soprano; Luke Bell, piano; Amy Hillis, violin; Stéphane Lemelin, piano; Elaine Keilor, curator
SATURDAY, SEPT. 16
Brass in the Park A family outdoor concert with the Mount Royal Brass Quintet
SUNDAY, SEPT. 17
Music for Peace – Remembering 1917 Music written in a time of war by composers from countries at war. Benoit Loiselle, cello; Veronique Vychytil, violin; Issac Chalk, viola
FRIDAY, SEPT. 22
Bach: Goldberg Variations with harpsichordist Luc Beauséjour.
SATURDAY, SEPT. 23
Canada at 100! Celebrating Founding Nations Music of Elgar, Forsyth and Fauré, representing Canada’s three founding nations. Axel Strauss, violin; Laurence Kayaleh, violin; Douglas McNabney, viola; Paul Marleyn, cello; Donna Brown, soprano; Stephane Lemelin, piano.
SUNDAY, SEPT. 24
Bridges to the Future with the Milton String Quartet. Bach and contemporary Canadian work TBA. The string quartet will be joined by musicians from the previous evening to perform Mendelssohn’s Octet.