Highlight Concert #10

Sir James Dunn Theatre, Dalhousie Arts Centre, 6101 University Ave., Halifax, NS

The Super Nova Quartet takes on Beethoven’s groundbreaking C-Sharp minor string quartet, written when he was deaf, dying and shut off from the world in his final year. He said it was his finest work: “I am talking to my god”.

Barber - Cello Sonata - Blair Lofgren, cello, Simon Docking, piano

Wagner - Siegfried Idyll - Peter Allen, conductor

Rossini - Duetto in D Major -Blair Lofgren, cello, Joe Phillips, bass

INTERMISSION

Beethoven - String Quartet in C-sharp minor, Op. 131 - Scott St John, violin, Mark Fewer, violin, Douglas McNabney, viola, Denise Djokic, cello