Müzewest Concerts announces Summer Festival 2018!

We are thrilled to announce an expansion of our summer festival this year!  Please join us for the following incredible concerts.

Please scroll the bottom for tickets.

Summer Gala Event – Dunbar Baptist Church (Crown and West 16th Avenue)
Sunday, August 12, 2018 – 7:30 PM

An evening with the critically acclaimed Tesla Quartet in music by Haydn, Beethoven, and Schubert.  We are thrilled to welcome this New York based quartet who stole the audience’s hearts at the 2016 Banff International String Quartet Competition winning the silver medal.

Shadbolt Centre for the Arts – Burnaby, British Columbia
Saturday, July 28 – 7:30 PM – Lucas von Lierop, tenor, and Christopher Knopp, piano

Join us for an summer evening’s journey through love and loss on the grand scale of German Romanticism.  We will discuss themes in the pre-concert chat which are very relevant to our society.  The program is Franz Schubert’s masterpiece Die Schöne Müllerin.

Showcase FAZIOLI series – 1128 West Broadway
Friday, August 3, 2018 – 7:30 PM – Steve Cowan, classical guitar

Join us for an evening of amazing guitar-playing by critically-acclaimed guitarist Steve Cowan.  He has completed a Doctorate in Music at McGill University and completed his Masters at the Manhattan School of Music.  We are thrilled to have a guitar performance for the very first time!

Showcase FAZIOLI series – 1128 West Broadway
Wednesday, August 15, 2018 – 7:30 PM – Jacob Seyer, guitar

Showcase FAZIOLI series -4151 Hazelbridge Way, Richmond, BC (Aberdeen Centre)

Thurs. August 16, 2018 – 7:30 PM – Yena Lee, violin, Antoinette Gan, cello, Lixia Li, piano

Join us for an evening of piano trios by Mendelssohn, Kelly Ann Murphy, and the magnificent Ravel trio.

Showcase FAZIOLI series – 1128 West Broadway
Friday, August 17, 2018 – 7:30 PM – Alan Liu, classical guitar

Alan Liu is only 17 years old but he has already won many major international prizes for his guitar playing.  He even made the Hot 30 under 30 List at CBC Music for his playing!  He is the esteemed recipient of our scholarship program. The proceeds from this concert will help support his education at the Curtis Institute of Music starting in September.

TICKETS

Saturday, July 28, 2018 – Thomas Lamont, tenor, Chris Knopff, piano – click here to buy

Friday, August 3, 2018 – Steve Cowan, guitar – click here to buy.

Sunday, August 12, 2018 – Tesla Quartet – click here to buy.

Thursday, August 16, 2018 – Treasures of the Piano trio – click here to buy.

Friday, August 17, 2018 – Alan Liu, guitar – click here to buy

 

 

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