ISC On Stage

Discover our performers and their musical lives.

 

All performances ARE held at:

St. Stephen’s Anglican Church
1121 – 14th Ave S.W.

 

ELEMENTS OF CANADA: WINDS AT ITS BEST
October 30, 2016, 3 PM

Perfect Cadence Woodwind Quintet & The UCalgary String Quartet

Welcome to our season opener! We bring together two of Calgary's leading chamber groups to play a selection of Canadian and American works as well as Spohr's great Nonet.

 

MOST ELEMENTAL: FAMILY MATTERS 2
November 20, 2016, 3 PM

Franklin Cohen, Diana Cohen, Alex Cohen, Josué Valdapeñas, Roman Rabinovich

You may remember our Cohens' "Family Matters" concert from last season. We listened to what you said, so we brought them back again! On the program: Messiaen's Quartet for the End of Time, and more.

 

CLASSICAL GUITAR: THE ELEMENT OF SURPRISE
December 4, 2016, 3 PM
In collaboration with the Classical Guitar Society of Calgary
Brett Gunther, Ralph Maier, Darren Young, MRU String Quartet

Three of Calgary's finest guitarists will join forces with an up-and-coming string quartet from the MRU Conservatory in a Baroque and Classical music feast perfect for the season.

 

MENDELEVIUM (Md)
January 22, 2017, 3 PM

Bell'arte Strings
Donovan Seidle, Steven Lubiarz, Michael Bursey, Kirill Kalmykov

The Bell'arte Strings play Mendelssohn String Quartets - everyone wins!

 

THE ELEMENT OF FIRE: FIERY TANGO AND BELOVED ITALIAN MUSIC
February 26, 2017, 3 PM

Penny Sanborn Trio

Calgary's accordionist Penny Sanborn makes her ISC debut with her trio in this program of tangos and Italian favourites.

 

CONNECTING THE ELEMENTS: A SOULFUL JOURNEY FROM FIRE TO SPIRIT
March 12, 2017, 3 PM

Duo Polaris
Kirill Kalmykov, Julia Haager

Back by popular demand, Duo Polaris invites you on a journey to explore the four classical elements through breathtaking music from around the world.

 

NATURE IN ALL HER ELEMENTS
April 23, 2017, 3 PM

Inglewood String Quartet and Marcin Swoboda
Hyewon Grillet-Kim, Jeremy Gabbert, Laurent Grillet-Kim, Josue Valdepenas

Joining this group of CPO virtuosos is Marcin Swoboda on viola as the Inglewood String Quartet perform a world premiere of Marcin Swoboda's work based on the elements, Beethoven's "Storm" quintet, and Brahms' string quintet.

 

THE ELEMENT OF JOY: THE TROUT QUINTET
May 7, 2017, 3 PM

Matt Heller, Rolf Bertsch & Friends

We conclude our season with Schubert's joyous Trout Quintet!

 

 

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April 23, 2017

NATURE IN ALL HER ELEMENTS

May 7, 2017

the element of joy: the trout quintet

 

 

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