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

Current Concert Series

Gypsies, Troubadours, and Tangos Isabel Bayrakdarian, soprano with Serouj Kradjian, pianist Saturday, September 30, 2017 7:30 pm

Gypsies, Troubadours, and Tangos  Isabel Bayrakdarian, soprano with Serouj Kradjian, pianist Saturday, September 30, 2017 7:30 pm

FEATURE PERFORMANCE We open with a featured performance by one of Canada’s most stunning sopranos, Isabel Bayrakdarian. Isabel’s exotic musical choices celebrate her rich Armenian ancestry. Considered ‘one of the most engaging voices in the world’ (Ottawa Citizen), this special concert will carry you away to places you might never have imagined! “Her voice is one of the most engaging […]

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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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A Special Celebration of Christmas – Sunday, December 10, 2017 3:00 pm High River United Church

A Special Celebration of Christmas - Sunday, December 10, 2017 3:00 pm High River United Church

A Special Celebration of Christmas – Spiritus Chamber Choir and The Foothills Brass (Extra concert, not part of the regular season.) Sunday, December 10, 2017 3:00 pm High River United Church Celebrate the spirit of the Christmas season with a special concert featuring the award-winning Spiritus Chamber Choir accompanied by the Foothills Brass. You will fall in love with these gorgeous […]

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The Joy of Sax Proteus Saxophone Quartet Friday, January 26, 2018 7:30 pm

The Joy of Sax Proteus Saxophone Quartet  Friday, January 26, 2018 7:30 pm

The Proteus Saxophone Quartet performs high energy concerts that will put a spring in your step on a cold winter’s evening. Classical, romantic, jazz, contemporary—you name it—this quartet plays it all with great colour and flair. Entertaining audiences with stories of the saxophone and its diverse repertoire, Proteus sparks a joy for this instrument’s capabilities and diversity.       […]

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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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Young Musicians Extraordinaire Luka Coetzee, cello and Jacques Forestier, violin Saturday, April 28, 2018 7:30 pm

Young Musicians Extraordinaire Luka Coetzee, cello and Jacques Forestier, violin  Saturday, April 28, 2018 7:30 pm

We cap off another season with one of our audience’s favourite concerts, Young Musicians Extraordinaire, this year featuring Luka Coetzee on cello and Jacques Forestier on violin. Both only twelve years old, Luka and Jacques delight audiences with their passion for music. With numerous awards and performances under their belts, including Jacques’ Carnegie Hall performance, you will be saying “I […]

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Canadian Guitar Quartet Saturday, October 15th 2016, 7:30 pm

Canadian Guitar Quartet Saturday, October 15th 2016, 7:30 pm

Canadian Guitar Quartet For over twenty years The Canadian Guitar Quartet (CGQ) has been dazzling audiences with their brilliant playing, garnering a stellar international reputation. A favourite of guitar aficionados, the CGQ has toured extensively throughout the Americas and Europe and has recorded numerous critically acclaimed albums. You will be thrilled by the quartet’s imaginative programming of original guitar arrangements […]

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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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Flûte Alors! Friday, January 27th 2017, 7:30 pm

Flûte Alors! Vibrant and versatile, Flûte Alors! are four new-generation recorder players. This award-winning ensemble has received international acclaim and distinction for their audacious programming and exceptional performances. Dedicated to pushing the limits of the recorder and expanding the instrument’s repertoire, Flûte Alors! traverses the ages with music from the Renaissance and Baroque eras, as well as contemporary, jazz, and […]

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Calidore String Quartet Friday, March 10th 2017, 7:30 pm

Calidore String Quartet Friday, March 10th 2017, 7:30 pm

Calidore String Quartet The Calidore String Quartet has been taking the world by storm with their fresh and youthful approach to chamber music. Their passionate performances have earned them numerous prestigious international awards and engagements. With frequent performances in concert halls and festivals throughout North America, Europe and Asia, we are delighted to present this exciting ensemble in a wonderfully […]

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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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