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André Laplante, piano (Special Performance) Masterclass: Saturday, November 12th 2016, 3:00pm Concert: Sunday, November 13th 2016, 3:00 pm

André Laplante, piano (Special Performance) Masterclass: Saturday, November 12th 2016, 3:00pm Concert: Sunday, November 13th 2016, 3:00 pm

André Laplante, piano (Special Performance) Masterclass: Saturday, November 12th 2016, 3:00pm Concert: Sunday, November 13th 2016, 3:00 pm Hailed as one of the world’s great romantic piano virtuosos, André Laplante has been compared with piano legends, Ashkenazy and Horowitz. Laplante has won innumerable international prizes and performs regularly in major concert halls around the world. An Officer of the Order […]

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Marie-Josée Lord, soprano with piano and violin

Marie-Josée Lord, soprano with piano and violin. Saturday, October 3rd 2015 7:30 pm at the High River United Church. The 2015/16 season opens with the fabulous Canadian soprano, Marie-Josée Lord. Charismatic with a powerhouse voice, Ms. Lord is an audience favourite on the world’s opera stages, television and radio. Ms Lord teams up with violinist, Uliana Drugova and pianist, Dominic Boulianne to present Jambalaya […]

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Anne-Julie Caron, marimba and Akiko Tominaga, Sunday, January 31st 2016 3:00 pm at the High River United Church

Anne-Julie Caron, marimba and Akiko Tominaga, piano. Sunday, January 31st 2016 3:00 pm at the High River United Church.   The marimba is not an instrument we hear every day! Discover the rich sounds of this beautiful instrument with one of the world’s most celebrated marimbists, Anne-Julie Caron. Joining her on piano is Akiko Tominaga to present Les plaisirs d’hiver— a […]

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Ian Parker, Piano, Sunday, March 6th 2016, 3pm at the High River United Church

Ian Parker, Piano, Sunday, March 6th 2016, 3pm at the High River United Church

Ian Parker, piano. Sunday, March 6th 2016, 3pm at the High River United Church. Expect to be enthralled by the arresting young Canadian pianist Ian Parker. Raised in a family of pianists who have become a cornerstone of Canada’s musical scene, Parker is a down-to-earth guy with an enormous talent. He is known for connecting to audiences and communicating his […]

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The Bergmann Piano Duo

The Bergmann Piano Duo

Elisabeth and Marcel Bergmann Sunday, April 26 3.00 pm at the High River United Church The Bergmann Piano Duo, comprised of husband-wife Marcel and Elisabeth Bergmann, is one of the world’s most celebrated and exciting piano duos – dazzling audiences for more than two decades. Performing on two concert grand pianos, the Bergmann duo interprets an eclectic and extensive repertoire […]

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Kang Mercer Park Trio

Kang Mercer Park Trio

Saturday, February 7, 7.30 pm at the High River United Church Angela Park (piano) , Judy Kang (violin) and Rachel Mercer (cello) are three brilliant musicians with worldwide concert careers. Presenting the great traditions of chamber music and solo repertoire, they will perform Mendelssohn and Beethoven trios, Chopin piano music, Bach violin solos and a new Canadian sonata for cello […]

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Young Musicians Extraordinaire

Young Musicians Extraordinaire

Young Musicians Extraordinaire Isabella Perron, violin and Kevin Chen, piano Saturday, September 20, 7.30 pm at the High River United Church Prodigies Isabella Perron and Kevin Chen are two of Canada’s most extraordinary and gifted young musicians. Dazzling audiences with their breathtaking musicality and virtuosity, Isabella and Kevin perform an evening of exciting and inspiring music. Violinist, singer, pianist—at 14 […]

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The Art of Piano

The Art of Piano

Jane Coop, piano Friday, January 31, 2014 at 7.30 pm Postlude Notes “ An artist of unusual distinction” New York Daily Times Another evening of snow and cold temperatures didn’t deny the fortunate High River Gift of Music concert-goers on Friday, January 31 the thrill of  “The Art of the Piano.” Jane Coop’s artistry on the keyboard dazzled with sonatas […]

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The Goldbergs Live

The Goldbergs Live

Minsoo Sohn, piano Friday, November 9, 2012 at 7:30 p.m. Minsoo Sohn, piano virtuoso and recording artist, was the 2006 Honens International Piano Competition First Laureate. Praised as “an artist of Olympian magnitude”, Sohn performs around the world to great acclaim. The New York Times has named his recording of Bach’s Goldberg Variations a top classical recording of 2011. Minsoo […]

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Young Musicians Extraordinaire

Young Musicians Extraordinaire

Kevin Chen, piano. Ainsley Soutière, soprano Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 7:30 p.m. Postlude Notes On Saturday evening, September 22, the High River United Church was filled to capacity. The sell-out crowd was privileged to hear two extraordinary young musicians—Kevin Chen on piano and Ainsley Soutière, soprano, accompanied by Ron Bennie. These two inspiring and gifted musicians moved, charmed, and […]

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Dear Friends

HRGOM

I would like to invite you to enjoy excellent music and warm friendship in the vibrant foothills community of High River, Alberta. Discover the rich world of live classical music as renowned local, national, and international pianists, chamber ensembles, vocalists, and choirs perform in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere.

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High River Gift of Music Society
Box 5520, High River, AB T1V 1M6

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