Vetta Concerts 2022-2023
Acknowledging the unceded homelands of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), and Sel̓íl̓witulh (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations.
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This opening concert features two of Vancouver’s own - pianist extraordinaire Jane Coop and composer Marcus Goddard with music inspired by other composers, literature and the muses.
BACH & MENDELSSOHN
This program explores the deep connections between Bach and Mendelssohn performed by our all-woman ensemble, back by popular demand. This set of concerts is the second in our mentorship program, a new initiative. Four of our players are young professionals or university students just beginning their careers as professional musicians. We welcome them to the Vetta stage!
Mendelssohn String Sinfonia No. 1, “Sinfoniesatz” in C major
Bach Harpsichord Concerto in D minor
Bach Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D major, BWV 1068
Mendelssohn Octet in E-flat major, Op. 20
Concert Dates & Venues
- 2pm, Friday Dec. 2nd, 2022 at West Point Grey United Church
7:30pm, Saturday Dec. 3rd, 2022 at Grosvenor Theatre - Kay Meek Arts Centre -
Fundraiser for the Food Bank.
100% of ticket proceeds go to the Food Bank.
- 2pm, Sunday Dec. 4th, 2022 at Pyatt Hall
- 7:30pm. Monday Dec. 5th, 2022 at ArtSpring
We are delighted to have the dynamic duo from Barcelona, Kai Gleusteen and Catherine Ordronneau, join us for a classic program of romantic chamber music.
Watch: Schubert String Quartet No. 13 in A minor, D. 804, Op. 29 "Rosamunde"
Watch: Liszt Après une lecture du Dante: Fantasia quasi Sonata
Watch: Robert Schumann Piano Quintet in E-flat major, Op. 44
Concert Dates & Venues
- 2pm, Friday Jan. 27th, 2023 at West Point Grey United Church
- 7:30pm, Saturday Jan. 28th, 2023 at West Vancouver United Church
- 2pm, Sunday Jan. 29th, 2023 at Pyatt Hall
- 7:30pm, Monday Jan. 30th, 2023 at ArtSpring
Joan and Joe: Outside the box
Joe Trio, with Cameron Wilson, violin/arranger, Charles Inkman, cello and Allen Stiles, piano, have delighted audiences across Canada and beyond with an inimitable and irreverent classical crossover style.
Sweet Georgia Brown Bernie, Casey and Pinker
Trio in C major, J.C. Bach
Jive in Blue Major, C. Wilson
“Summer” - a Tango, A. Piazzolla
Bach at the Double, Prof. Teddy Bor
Classic TV Themes meet the Great Composers, Arr. C. Wilson
Andante F. Schubert
Surf’s Up/Good Vibrations B. Wilson, Arr. C. Wilson
Limehouse Blues, Philip Braham
The Sad Story of Little Joe, Arr. C Wilson
Slokit Light by T. Anderson, Arr. C. Wilson
Duelling Trio, Arr. C Wilson
Join Joan Blackman, violin, Jane Hayes, piano, and VSO principal cello, Henry Shapard for a journey back to the first half of the twentieth century and three composers deeply affected by world wars, Britten, Shostakovich and Ravel.