Scandinavian Festival: Parker Plays Grieg

Jon Kimura ParkerThursday, April 28, 2011, 7:30 pm
Rebecca Cohn Auditorium, Dalhousie Arts Centre

PLEASE NOTE: this concert is almost SOLD OUT! However, due to audience demand, we've now opened the dress rehearsal on Thursday, April 28 at 10:30 am for ticket sales ($18 each, HST included). To purchase, call 494.3820 or click here.

Featuring: Jon Kimura Parker, piano
Bernhard Gueller, conductor

Grieg: Lyric Suite
Grieg: Piano Concerto
Grieg: Peer Gynt

It’s a juggernaut among piano concertos, performed by one of the world’s top pianists. Jon Kimura Parker plays Edvard Grieg’s stirring Piano Concerto, a work that hasn’t been heard in Halifax since 1992.

Then, hear the intricacies of the music from Peer Gynt, including the famous In the Hall of the Mountain King.

Concert sponsors: Peggy Corkum, Judith Grant, Bee Huxtable,  McInnes Cooper     

Print media sponsor:  The Coast

Guest artist gift sponsor:  

 Watch excerpts from a performance of Grieg's Piano Concerto here.

 Meet Jon on his website here. Plus, check out our FREE pre-concert chat at 6:45 pm, sponsored by Trius

Tickets: $29-52 (HST included). Or, buy a ticket package and save up to 30%.

Under age 30? Attend for only $15 with the TD Under-30 Access Pass.

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Scandinavian Festival: Parker Plays Grieg

Jon Kimura ParkerThursday, April 28, 2011, 7:30 pm
Rebecca Cohn Auditorium, Dalhousie Arts Centre

PLEASE NOTE: this concert is almost SOLD OUT! However, due to audience demand, we've now opened the dress rehearsal on Thursday, April 28 at 10:30 am for ticket sales ($18 each, HST included). To purchase, call 494.3820 or click here.

Featuring: Jon Kimura Parker, piano
Bernhard Gueller, conductor

Grieg: Lyric Suite
Grieg: Piano Concerto
Grieg: Peer Gynt

It’s a juggernaut among piano concertos, performed by one of the world’s top pianists. Jon Kimura Parker plays Edvard Grieg’s stirring Piano Concerto, a work that hasn’t been heard in Halifax since 1992.

Then, hear the intricacies of the music from Peer Gynt, including the famous In the Hall of the Mountain King.

Concert sponsors: Peggy Corkum, Judith Grant, Bee Huxtable,  McInnes Cooper     

Print media sponsor:  The Coast

Guest artist gift sponsor:  

 Watch excerpts from a performance of Grieg's Piano Concerto here.

 Meet Jon on his website here. Plus, check out our FREE pre-concert chat at 6:45 pm, sponsored by Trius

Tickets: $29-52 (HST included). Or, buy a ticket package and save up to 30%.

Under age 30? Attend for only $15 with the TD Under-30 Access Pass.

More InfoBookmark and Share