Instrumental Society of Calgary: I Close My Eyes In Order To See

March 24, 2019

March 24, 2019

$20- $25

St. Stephen's Anglican Church, 1121 14 Ave SW, Calgary



Events Description

“Je ferme les yeux pour voir.” – Paul Gauguin

Just as Paul Gauguin’s famous quote has inspired artists throughout modern history to explore inner meanings beyond visual images, this beautiful program encourages listeners to close their eyes and experience evocative stories and images through words and music spanning five centuries. Each of the performers in this program takes turn as a narrator with selected texts relating to the music.

Arthur Bachmann, composer, narrator, viola

Akiko Tominaga, piano, narrator

Sara Hahn, flute, narrator

Michael Hope, bassoon, baritone, narrator

Arthur M Bachmann The Curmudgeon and The Lark

Maurice Ravel Chansons madécasses (Madagascan Songs)

Arthur M Bachmann “I Close My Eyes in Order To See”

Danielle Baert Trio for Flute, Viola and Bassoon (World Premiere commissioned for the ISC)

Ludwig van Beethoven Trio in G major for Piano, Flute, and Bassoon, WoO 37

Who is it for?


Tickets : $25 for General, $20 for Students/Seniors
How to get tickets?
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Date & Time:

Sunday, March 24th | 03:00PM – 05:00PM
Run time: 2 hours

Venue: St. Stephen’s Anglican Church
1121 14 AVE SW
Calgary, AB
T2R 0P3

Free Parking, Street Parking, Paid Parking
Public transport accessible

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