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VC LIVE | Banff International String Quartet Festival — Vaughan Williams, Haydn & More

Tune in on September 28 at 6 PM (ET) for a sensational concert featuring works centered around the theme of birds

calendar_monthThursday September 28th, 2023 06:00pm SET REMINDER add_alert
HOSTED BY: Banff International String Quartet Festival
Banff, Canada

Tune in on September 28 at 6 PM (ET) for a sensational concert featuring works centered around the theme of birds

Led by Director of the Banff International String Quartet Competition Barry Shiffman, the Banff International String Quartet Festival is a three-day festival showcasing today's exquisite talent in classical music.

In 2017, the Banff International String Quartet Festival commenced in non-competition years. and features competition alumni alongside special guests.

This concert features accordionist Michale Bridge, violinist Anna Štube, Leonkoro Quartet, New Orford String Quartet, violinist Hao Zhou, and pianist Gilles Vonsattel. The artists will be performing a program of notable works revolving around the theme of birds.



Michael Bridge, accordion
Anna Štube, violin
Ralph Vaughan Williams: The Lark Ascending

Leonkoro Quartett
Franz Joseph Haydn: String Quartet in C Major, Op. 33 No. 3 "The Bird"

New Orford String Quartet
Carmen Braden, narrator
Carmen Braden: The Raven Conspiracy 

Hao Zhou, violin
Gilles Vonsattel, piano
Paul Nero: The Hot Canary

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