Benefit for Red Cross of Alberta

At Müzewest Concerts, we have been very moved by the devastation that happened to the city of Fort McMurray, Alberta.  The province of Alberta is our neighbours and many of our good musical friends are from this part of the country.

On Friday, May 20th at 7:30 PM, the dear people of St. Helen’s Anglican Church in beautiful Point Grey have donated their church for this event.  They have a lovely Steinway Piano.

Admission is by donation to the Canadian Red Cross.  Here’s the lineup of fantastic visiting and local artists.  Thank you in advance for supporting this cause.  There will also be a special, guest appearance which will be a surprise!

Billie Smith – Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750):
Partita no. 2 for solo violin, in d minor, BWV 1004
IV. Sarabande

Katherine Evans, trumpet, and Angelique Po, piano – Germaine Tailleferre (1892-1983)
Choral (1973)
Gaillarde (1973)

Nicole Linaksita – Liszt-Gounod
Waltz from Faust

Sunny Qu – Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) Sonata for piano in A Major, op. 101
I. Etwas lebhaft und mit der innigsten Empfindung
II. Lebhaft, marschmäßig
III. Langsam und sehnsuchtsvoll
       IV. Geschwind, doch nicht zu sehr und mit Entschlossenheit

INTERMISSION

Laine Longton, cello – Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750): Suite for Solo Cello no. 2 in d minor, BWV 1008
I.   Prelude
II. Allemande
IV. Sarabande

Keiko Tokunaga, violin – Eugene Ysaye – (1858-1931)
Sonata for Solo violin, op 27, no 3

Sophie Dansereau, bassoon, and Daniel Furtado, piano – Robert Johnston – (1917-1997)
Suite for Bassoon and Piano (1947)
Prelude
Waltz
Nocturne
March

Daria Fedorova, piano & Joanna Lee, violin – Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
Sonatina for Piano and Violin – D Major, D. 384
I.   Allegro molto
II. Andante
III. Allegro vivace

Calvin Yang, viola – Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Suite for Solo Cello no. 3 in C Major, BWV 1009
III. Courante
V. Bourree
VI. Gigue

Scott Meek and Clare Yuan, piano – Antonin Dvorak (1841-1904)
Slavonic Dance, op. 48, no. 8
Slavonic Dance, op. 48, no. 2

Muzewest Benefits Concert 3

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