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Faculty Chamber Series

Dalhousie's Faculty Chamber Series continues our collaboration with the Music Room Chamber Players Series. Four Dalhousie faculty concerts are presented within the 21-concert series.  

All concerts are held on Wednesdays at 7:00 pm in The Peggy Corkum Music Room, 6181 Lady Hammond Road, Halifax. For more information please call 902.429.9467 or visit http://scotiafestival.ns.ca
OCTOBER 18

TITANS OF THE 19TH CENTURY

Introducing Mark Lee (Dal BMus '10) SNS Assistant Concertmaster, and Fountain School violin instructor, in a program of the Great German Romantics: Brahms and Schumann. Featuring sonatas and incidental works, including the monumental Sonata in D minor by Brahms. Mark shares his passion and flair for mhis music with pianist Lynn Stodola.
NOVEMBER 15

PETER & PATTY IN CONCERT

This concert will highlight favourites from 25 years of musical collaboration between flautist Patricia Creighton and pianist Peter Allen, including Sonata No. 2 (2016) by American composer Samuel Zyman and the Dutilleux Sonatine.

FEBRUARY 28

PAYSAGES

A landscape of ravishing French Mélodie and solo piano, featuring Marcia Swanston, mezzo soprano, and Julien LeBlanc, piano, in an impressionistic transport including Debussy's Chansons de Bilitis and L'lle joyeax, Ravel's Jeux d'eau and Deux mélodies Hebraïques, Poulenc's Banalités, and other works by Bizet, Hahn, and Roussel.

MARCH 21

BEETHOVEN'S THREE WORLDS

The genius of Beethoven, as seen through his transition from entrenched early Classicism to Romantic experimentation: Early, Middle, and Late offerings including his Cello Sonata Op. 5, No. 2, Ghost piano trio Op. 70, No. 1, and his last Violin Sonata (and vision into the future) No. 10, Op. 96. Featuring Mark Lee, violin, Shimon Walt, cello, and Lynn Stodola, piano.