All concerts are at the Wolf Performance Hall, 251 Dundas St.
THE JEFFERY CONCERTS - 2016/17 Season
Arthur Rowe, Artistic Director
Presented by the Gordon Jeffery Music Foundation
Season subscriptions to the Jeffery Concerts are available through The Grand Theatre box office at 471 Richmond St or 519-672-8800. Subscribe and attend all nine concerts in the series for only $280, $240 for seniors or $135 for students.
Single tickets on sale now.
ARTISTS AND PERFORMANCE DATES:
NEW ORFORD STRING QUARTET - Friday, April 21, 2017
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Tickets may be picked up or purchased at the Wolf Performance Hall, starting one hour before the performance.
Beethoven - Quartet in D major, Op. 18, No. 3
Quartet in A major, Op. 18, No. 5
Quartet in F major, Op 135
PACIFICA QUARTET - Saturday, May 13, 2017
Beethoven - Quartet in G major, Op. 18, No. 2
Quartet in F minor, Op.
Quartet in A minor, Op.
NEW ORFORD STRING QUARTET - Friday, October 7, 2016
Beethoven: Quartet in F major, Op. 18, No. 1
Quartet in E-flat major, Op. 74
Quartet in E-flat major, Op. 127
WILLIAM PREUCIL, violin & ARTHUR ROWE, piano - Friday, November 4, 2016
W.A. Mozart: Sonata in B-flat major, K. 454
A. Dvořák: Sonatina Op. 100
R. Schumann: Sonata in A minor Op. 105
SLOWIND QUINTET - Wednesday, November 30, 2016
Mozart: Serenade in C minor, K. 388/384a, "Nachtmusique"
Toshio Hosokawa: Ancient Voices
Alexander von Zemlinsky: Humoresque
Darius Milhaud: La Cheminée du roi Renée Op. 205
Nina Šenk: Trenutki / Moments
György Ligeti: Six Bagatelles
DOVER QUARTET with ARTHUR ROWE, piano - Friday, January 13, 2017
Mozart: Quartet in F major, K. 590
Britten: Quartet No. 2 in C major, Op, 36
Shostakovich: Piano Quintet in G minor, Op. 57
CAMERON CROZMAN, cello & PHILIP CHIU, piano - Saturday, February 4, 2017
Frank Bridge - Meditation and Spring Song
Ralph Vaughan-Williams - 6 Studies in English Folk Songs
Trad. (arr. Britten) - O Waly, Waly
Britten - Sonata in C
Trad. (arr. Britten) - Le roi s'en va-t'en chasse
Koechlin - Chansons bretonnes
Poulenc (arr. Gendron) - Sérénade
Poulenc - Sonate
SIMON ALDRICH, clarinet & JANELLE FUNG, piano - Friday, March 3, 2017
Béla Bartók - Romanian Folk Dances (arr. Kálmán Berkes)
Srul Irving Glick - Suite Hébraïque
Gustav Mahler - Four Lieder (arr. Ronald Kornfeil)
1. Rheinlegendchen (Des Knaben Wunderhorn)
2. Oft denk' ich, sie sind nur ausgegangen! (Kindertotenlieder)
3. Wer hat dies Liedel erdacht? (Des Knaben Wunderhorn)
4. Lob des hohen Verstands (Des Knaben Wunderhorn)
Carlos Guastavino - Tonada y Cueca
Louis Cahuzac - Cantilène
Three English Songs on Shakespeare (arr. Simon Aldrich)
1. Take, O take those lips away (Roger Quilter)
2. Orpheus with his lute (Ralph Vaughan Williams)
3. Come away, come away death (Gerald Finzi)
Marko Tajčević: Seven Balkan Dances (arr. Simon Aldrich)
MARIE-JOSÉE LORD, soprano & HUGUES CLOUTIER, piano - Saturday, March 25, 2017
Les nuits d'été, Op. 7 - Berlioz
Canciones amatorias - Granados
Five Kid Songs - Bernstein
I feel Pretty - Bernstein
Summertime - Gershwin
Somewhere - Bernstein
My Man's Gone Now - Gershwin
Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child - Spiritual
Couldn't Hear Nobody Pray - Spiritual
He's Got the Whole World in His Hand - Spiritual
Amazing Grace - Spiritual
Ride On King Jesus - Spiritual
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