2012-2013 Classical Concert Series
|The Bowen Island Arts Council (BIAC) is pleased to present another great line-up of concerts featuring world-class musicians. This season we have scheduled four concerts to be held at Cates Hill Chapel.|
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|Four great concerts, all here on Bowen Island. Save the ferry cost, the hassle of traffic and finding a place to park. Purchase Series Tickets now and relax! The Classical Concert committee of the Bowen Island Arts Council (BIAC) is pleased to present four outstanding performances.|
|Sunday, November 25, 2012|
SVETLANA PONOMARĖVA, pianist
Svetlana Ponomarėva was born in Omsk, Russia. She was accepted into the prestigious Gnesins Russian Academy of Music in Moscow where she earned graduate and postgraduate honours. Svetlana was the featured soloist in Rachmaninov's Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 2 for the celebration of Shebalin Music College's 90th anniversary in May 2010. Another special musical moment came with Svetlana's 2003 performance of Schnittke's Concerto for Piano & Strings in Omsk. Svetlana performed her Carnegie Hall debut recital on October 7, 2004 in Weill Recital Hall.
|Sunday, January 13, 2013|
Fireside Woodwind Quintet
Featuring: Teresa Lei, Horn, Paul Hung, Flute, Kate Frobeen, Clarinet and Rebecca Norman, Basson.
| ||Sunday, March 3, 2013|
Classical Trio with HENY JANAWATI mezzo-soprano, ERIN MITCHELL soprano, RICHARD EPP UBC Pera Music Director, piano accompanist
The trio, featuring three word class performers, will delight audiences with an array of musical selections from favourite classical masterpieces.
|Sunday, April 7, 2013|
MICHAEL JONES, cellist
British born cellist Michael Jones studied at Dartington College before going on to the Royal College of Music. While in London he won prizes for solo and chamber music appearances, performing for the British Royal Family. While a student in Germany he became solo cellist for the German Chamber Academy, playing concerts around the world and in major music festivals such as Salzburg, Lockenhaus and Kuhmo.
Featuring the work of Lori Stringer and Jeanette Wrenshall
May 10 to June 2
Reception: Sat May 11, 7-9pm
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Gallery CALL FOR ENTRY
Seeking Bowen Artists for Directory
BIAC invites all Bowen artists, (performers, writers, filmmakers, dancers, potters, photographers, etc.) artisans, craftspeople, gallery owners, art teachers and anyone else involved in creative endeavours to be included in the soon to be published Arts & Cultural Directory. Click here to download the fillable form to ensure you are included in the directory to be circulated as an essential resources for those looking to employ local talent, purchase artist wares, take classes, visit studios and galleries, or experience other encounters with the arts.
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