Scotia Festival of Music: Highlight Concert 2

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Halifax bass-baritone Jon-Paul Decosse begins tonight’s concert with Samuel Barber’s take on James Joyce and Ravel’s take on Don Quixote. We’ll also hear Copland’s tribute to a beloved friend killed in WWII, Prokofiev’s stylish Sonata for two violins, written in the south of France in 1932, and Mozart’s lovesong to three of his favourite instruments.

Barber – Three Songs on texts by James Joyce, op. 10
Ravel – Don Quichotte à Dulcinée

    • Jon-Paul Decosse, voice
    • Simon Docking, piano

Copland – Violin Sonata

    • Airi Yoshioka, violin
    • John Novacek, piano

Prokofiev – Sonata for two violins, Op. 56

    • Elissa Lee, violin
    • Heemin Choi, violin

Mozart – Trio in E-flat Major, K 498 (“Kegelstatt”)

    • Dominic Desautels, clarinet
    • Marina Thibeault, viola
    • Peter Allen, piano

Date(s) - 26/05/2020
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

St. Andrew's United Church

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Jon-Paul Decosse, voice; Simon Docking, piano; Airi Yoshioka, violin; John Novacek, piano; Elissa Lee, violin; Heemin Choi, violin; Dominic Desautels, clarinet; Marina Thibeault, viola; Peter Allen, piano

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