“Bringing excellent classical music to High River and surrounding area”

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Katherine Chi, piano Saturday, September 29, 2018 7:30 pm

Katherine Chi, piano  Saturday, September 29, 2018 7:30 pm

Katherine Chi is one of Canada’s most exciting and powerful concert pianists, performing throughout North America and Europe to great acclaim. In 2000, she became the first Canadian and first woman to win the prestigious Honens International Piano Competition. Her concert will feature selections of the great piano repertoire, from Beethoven to Rachmaninoff. We are thrilled to welcome her to […]

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Young Musicians Extraordinaire Kevin Chen, piano and Angela Ryu, violin Saturday, April 27, 2019 7:30 pm

Young Musicians Extraordinaire Kevin Chen, piano and Angela Ryu, violin  Saturday, April 27, 2019 7:30 pm

Angela Ryu and Kevin Chen are “old friends of the Gift of Music”. We’ve followed each of them as their solo careers have taken off. Angela is now 18 years old, and Kevin is now 12! Since they first played Gift of Music they have each piled up numerous prestigious awards and have played with orchestras across the country. Once […]

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The Art of the Piano Luca Buratto, piano(2015 Honens Prize Laureate) Saturday, October 28, 2017 7:30 pm

The Art of the Piano Luca Buratto, piano(2015 Honens Prize Laureate) Saturday, October 28, 2017 7:30 pm

Luca Buratto, 23-year-old laureate of the 2015 Honens Piano Competition, has already set the classical world on its ear with his thrilling and lyrical performances. A veteran of concert halls around the world, Luca joins us in High River fresh from his Carnegie Hall début. “A pianist of fiery imagination and finesse.” -Musical America “One thinks that alongside the risk-taker […]

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Violins and Piano: A New Twist Chooi Brothers and Philip Chiu Saturday, March 10, 2018 7:30 pm

Violins and Piano: A New Twist Chooi Brothers and Philip Chiu Saturday, March 10, 2018 7:30 pm

Violinists and brothers Nikki and Timothy Chooi, along with pianist, Philip Chiu offer a fresh twist to the typical classical concert. Only in their twenties, Nikki, Timothy and Philip have earned worldwide praise for their performances. Come out and enjoy a high energy and entertaining evening of violin and piano repertoire. “Such complete artistry…I dare say what we heard last […]

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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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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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