Festival of the Sound 2017

July 2017

Performances in Ontario at the 38th season of Festival of the Sound, a classical, jazz and film extravaganza dating back to 1979. NZSQ members will play in a number of concerts from July 21 - 28, both as a quartet and as individuals in other ensembles. 

Festival of the Sound 2017 - Parry Sound, Ontario

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Charles W. Stockey Performance Hall
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NZSQ performances:

Friday 21 July: Opening concert  

Saturday 22 July: Canada's 150th Birthday Gala dinner and performance

Wednesday 26 July: Bach and Brahms with James Campbell, including the Brahms Clarinet Quintet in B minor, Op. 115.

Prodigy to Master II - Mozart: Violin Sonata No. 21 in E minor Mozart: Piano Quartet in G minor, K. 478 Mendelssohn: String Quintet No. 2 in B-flat Major

Thursday 27 July: Prodigy to Master IV - Mozart: Clarinet Concerto in A Major, K. 622

Friday 28 July: Prodigy to Master VI - Mozart: String Quartet No. 14 in G Major, K. 387

Prodigy to Master VII - Mozart: String Quintet No. 4 in G minor, K. 516, Mendelssohn: Octet in E-flat Major, Op. 20

The New Zealand String Quartet Gratefully Acknowledges its sponsors and funders