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Close Encounters ... in Vienna and Madrid

Chamber music performance

Close Encounters ... in Vienna and Madrid

Sat Apr 21, 2018 at 2pm Temerty Theatre at the TELUS Centre. Call (416) 964-6337 Map BUY NOW

Wed Apr 25, 2018 at 11am Heliconian Hall (35 Hazelton Ave.) Map BUY NOW

Series 1, 8

Bohemian composer Johann Baptist Vanhal and Salzburg’s native son Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart saw their careers flourish in Vienna, while the Italian cellist Luigi Boccherini composed music with a distinctive Spanish flair after settling in Madrid. Travel with them to their adopted cities in this program of bright and charming classical gems for oboe and string trio.

These intimate, hour-long concerts, presented in an informal style with introductions from the musicians. Explore new aspects of Tafelmusik repertoire with an up close and personal encounter with the music.

John Abberger, oboe
Christina Zacharias, violin
Patrick Jordan, viola
Margaret Gay, violoncello

Program includes
  • Vanhal Oboe Quartet**
  • Boccherini String Trio**
  • Mozart Oboe Quartet**

** First time performed on the Tafelmusik stage