Date(s) - 24/05/2018
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Kincardine United Church
Kincardine Summer Music Festival is delighted to present Trio Corventano, a Montreal-based group performing at the Kincardine United Church, 7:30pm on Thursday, May 24, 2018.
Tickets $25 Age 16 and younger free!
Thomas Beard grew up in Wingham, Ontario and began playing cello at the age of 8 in the Kincardine Summer Music Festival. His orchestral training began as principal cellist with the Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony Youth Orchestra, the Stratford Symphony Orchestra and the National Youth Orchestra of Canada.
Currently Thomas is in his second year of studies for a Masters in Music Performance, after completing his Artist Diploma and Bachelor of Music Honors Cello Performance at McGill. He also recently won the assistant principal cello position with l’Orchestre Symphonique de Sherbrooke.
Originally from Perth, Ontario, Dakota Martin recently graduated with a Masters Degree in Orchestral Flute Performance from the Royal College of Music in London, UK. As an orchestral musician, Dakota has performed with the National Arts Center Orchestra, Montreal Symphony Orchestra, Kingston Symphony Orchestra, LʼOrchestre de la Francophonie, National Youth Orchestra of Canada, and the National Academy Orchestra of Canada, plus he performed with the BBC Symphony Orchestra as part of their Pathways internship program. A prize winner at the Canadian Music Competition National Finals, he also appeared as a soloist with the McGill Symphony Orchestra and Pronto Musica Chamber Orchestra.
Noted by La Presse as “…a pianist-painter who turns every musical idea into a beautiful array of colors”, Philip Chiu is lauded for the brilliance, colour and sensitivity of his playing, and is particularly noted for his ability to connect with audiences on and off stage.
Inaugural winner of the 2015 Prix Goyer, he has become one of Canada’s leading musicians through his infectious love of music and his passion for communication and collaboration.
He has appeared in recitals with leading musicians of the world stage, including James Ehnes, Raphael Wallfisch, Patrice Fontanarosa, Regis Pasquier and Stefan Dohr. He performs regularly with Jonathan Crow, concertmaster of the Toronto Symphony as well as Andrew Wan, co-concertmaster of l’Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal. He tours regularly with premier touring organizations, Jeunesses Musicales Canada, Debut Atlantic, and Prairie Debut.
Wow! What a Trio!
Don’t miss this ensemble May 24 as they perform exciting new repertoire centered around the Kapustin Piano Flute Cello Trio and a Trio by Jean Francaix.
Tickets available from J’Adorn, 770 Queen St, Kincardine,
Ralph’s Hi-Way Shopette in Port Elgin,
online at TicketScene
and at the door