5 at the First’s 10th anniversary season!
Schubert “The Trout”
Saturday, February 29, 2020 @ 3pm
First Unitarian Church – 170 Dundurn Street South, Hamilton ON
Series Sponsor: Bill Mercer Geological Consulting
Concert sponsor: Daphne Payne
Tickets online: www.universe.com/thetrout
At the door: $20 Adult, $15 Senior, $5 Student/unwaged, FREE Under 12
Rossini Duo for cello and double bass
Mendelssohn Sonata for violin and piano in F minor Op. 4
Schubert Quintet in A major D. 667 “Trout”
Mayumi Seiler, violin
Joel Quarrington, double bass
Angela Park, piano
Yehonatan Berick, viola
Rachel Mercer, cello
An all-star cast is featured in this traditional program, beginning with fireworks and virtuosity in the Rossini, young genius with Mendelssohn’s Op. 4 Sonata, written when he was 17 years old, and Schubert’s famous and infamous “Trout Quintet” or “Forellen”, one of the happiest pieces of classical music ever written!
Thanks to the Ontario Arts Council for its support.
Rachel Mercer, Artistic Director
Michele Corbeil, Executive Director
NEXT CONCERT: SUNDAY MARCH 29 @ 3.30PM CELLO EXTRAVAGANZA V
A Benefit Concert for Blooms for Africa & the Hamilton Philharmonic Youth Orchestra.
Hosted by award-winning singer/songwriter Suzie Vinnick.
Featuring cellists from the Southern Ontario area and a Cello Orchestra of 40+ cellists of all ages!