Classical Music Series with Eric Friesen
|August 15, 2010||Posted by admin under News|
TUESDAYS IN STUDIO S WITH ERIC FRIESEN.
Internationally renowned Classical music writer and broadcaster Eric Friesen is host to great musicians from around the world in this groundbreaking new Classical music series at the Thousand Islands Playhouse. This Tuesday evening series will feature noted CBC radio personality Eric Friesen in conversation with great musicians followed by a first rate concert, all in the relaxed and comfortable atmosphere of the Springer Theatre at the Thousand Islands Playhouse in Gananoque. Just picture yourself with a glass of local summer wine, listening to your favourite music, as the sun goes down over the St Lawrence River.
It doesn’t get better than this!
August 31 – 8pm
Swiss-born pianist Gilles Vonsattel, winner of the Walter W. Naumburg Foundation’s 2002 International Piano Competition, made his Lincoln Center debut that year at Alice Tully Hall, and has appeared as a soloist with the Utah Symphony, Naples Philharmonic, the Grand Rapids Symphony, the National Symphony of Ireland, the Boston Pops, and the Orchestre de Chambre de Genève. With repertoire that ranges from Bach’s Art of the Fugue to Xenakis, Mr. Vonsattel is an artist of uncommon breadth equally at home in solo and chamber music
Tickets & Info – www.1000islandsplayhouse.com