GRAMMY, GRAMOPHONE and ten-time JUNO award-winning violinist James Ehnes is widely considered one of the world’s finest violinists. Known for his virtuosity and probing musicianship, he has performed in 37 countries on five continents, appearing regularly in the world’s great concert halls and with the most celebrated orchestras and conductors.
In addition to his solo work, he is also the first violinist of the Ehnes Quartet and the Artistic Director of the Seattle Chamber Music Society. His extensive discography of over 40 recordings features music ranging from J.S. Bach and Antonio Vivaldi to John Adams and Aaron Jay Kernis.
Praised by critics for his passionate expression and dazzling technique, pianist Andrew Armstrong has delighted audiences across Asia, Europe, Latin America, Canada, and the United States, including performances at many of the world’s great halls.
He has released several award-winning recordings with his longtime recital partner James Ehnes -- most recently Beethoven’s Sonatas Nos. 6 & 9, to stellar reviews, Gramophone’s Editor’s Choice, and Sunday Times’ Disc of the Week. In the 2019-20 and ‘20-21 Seasons, the duo celebrates the 250th Birthday of Beethoven by recording the master’s complete ten Violin Sonatas as well as performing the cycle in major cities around the world.
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|This concert is made possible thanks to the generous support of the Banff Center for the Arts and Creativity.|
Bourgie Hall - 8 PM
1339 Rue Sherbrooke O
Montreal, H3G 2C6
Categories: Festival Concerts, JAMES EHNES 2019, LES CLASSIQUES
Starts: 2019-06-13 20:00:00