November 16, 2018 – Gems of the Romantic Repertoire

2018-2019 Happy Hour Sound Bytes Concert 2

Revel in the music of Brahms and Saint-Saëns. Chris Alfano and Michel Szczesniak perform the Brahms Sonata Number 2 in Eb for clarinet and piano and Katie Legere and Michel Szczesniak perform the Saint-Saëns Sonata for bassoon and piano.

Series information
All concerts will be at 5:00 pm at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, 263 Victoria Street
Your $50 subscription gets you entry into all 5 concerts
Single concert admission is $15 at the door. Children shorter than a bassoon are admitted free!

Upcoming Kingston Chamber Choir Concert

Kingston Chamber Choir advertismentJoined by international Baritone, David Pike, the Kingston Chamber Choir remembers 100 years since Armistice. ‘The Unknown Soldier’, by Canadian composer Andrew Ager, utilizes texts from Canadian, British, French and German poets and is composed for baritone soloist and chamber choir.

Rescored for piano trio, this performance will feature an ensemble of piano, violin, horn, and Chris Alfano on clarinet.

The Kingston premiere of this moving piece will be interspersed with stories from those who have experienced war as we remember the sacrifice of those that we will never forget. A donation from the proceeds of this concert will be made to VETS Canada in support of Canadian Veterans in need of support.

Date and Time: Sun, November 4, 2018  2:30 PM – 4:30 PM EST

Location: St George’s Cathedral  270 King Street East
Tickets available here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-unknown-soldier-tickets-48963874266

Reminder – Concert this Saturday, August 18 at 2:30pm

Morceaux d’ete –   August 18th, 2:30pm

Celebrate summer with fine works for by Beethoven, Koechlin, LeClair, and Milhaud
played by Katie Legere (bassoon), Chris Alfano (clarinet) and William Egnatoff (flute)

St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, 263 Victoria Street
Admission $15 at the door but if you bring someone who has never heard us before then it’s $20 for 2!
for more information email legerek@queensu.ca

Kingston Classics Trio Concert – August 18

Morceaux d’ete –   August 18th, 2:30pm

Celebrate summer with fine works for by Beethoven, Koechlin, LeClair, and Milhaud
played by Katie Legere (bassoon), Chris Alfano (clarinet) and William Egnatoff (flute)

St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, 263 Victoria Street
Admission $15 at the door
for more information email legerek@queensu.ca

 

Upcoming Jazz gigs – open to the public

Chris is playing with Taylor Donaldson’s band in August at the following dates and times:

Wednesday, August 1st
Lions Civic Gardens
7:00 – 8:00 PM
Thursday, August 2nd
Gananoque Town Park
6:30 – 7:30 PM
Friday, August 3rd
Market Square Amphitheatre
7:00 – 7:45 PM (shorter set due to Rockin’ In The Square)

Driving Miss Daisy

Cogeco is airing their Classic Car Series between May 28 and June 25 and the Wednesday, July 4th (9 pm) show will feature Chris and Miss daisy (and a few minutes of me as well) .

We should be able to put up a link to it following the show for those that miss it.

katie