Fabulous String Octet

The Music Room
57 Young Street West • Waterloo, ON

Doors: 7:00PM | Show Starts: 8:00PM
All Ages

Featuring: The Lafayette String Quartet, The Saguenay former Alcan Quartet

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Event type: All Ages

This amazing concert brings two of Canada's formost string quartets together to play music for string octet. Both quartets have played in the Music Room, the Lafayette many times, the Alcan (now Saguenay) several. Both have made many fine CDs, and have toured Canada-wide and world-wide. Program:

Nils Gade (Denmark's foremost composer of the Romantic Era): Octet for Strings

Airat Ichmouratov (Canadian, 1973 - ) Octet, “The Letter”* -Waterloo premier) [this is a commissioned work by one of Canada's most talented and exciting composers]

Mendelssohn: Octet for Strings [this is THE masterpiece of music for octet, and one of Mendelssohn's standout works in any form] - It has everything, including hair-raising technical demands....

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The Music Room
57 Young Street West, Waterloo, ON

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Fabulous String Octet

Fabulous String Octet will be at The Music Room in Waterloo, ON on Sunday, March 25, 2018. The doors open at 7:00PM, and the event will get underway around 8:00PM. Fabulous String Octet line-up includes The Lafayette String Quartet, The Saguenay former Alcan Quartet. The Music Room is located at 57 Young Street West, Waterloo, ON.

Cutoff for Online Ticket Sales is Sunday, March 25, 2018 4:59 pm EST unless the event sells out earlier.

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