Sun Jul 31 14:00
Chloe Kim & Hank Knox
Brilliant Canadian baroque violinist Chloe Kim brings exceptional passion and intensity to her Chamberfest debut. In demand as a soloist and concertmaster performing in prominent concert venues around the world, Kim was recently named one of CBC’s “30 hot Canadian classical musicians under 30.” She will be joined by legendary harpsichordist Hank Knox, well-known across the world for his colourful, kinetic performances.
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) | Sonata in E minor, BWV 1023
I. [Adagio] Adagio ma non tanto —II. Allemande —III. Gigue
Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber (1644-1704) | Sonata II in D Minor, C 139
Johann Sebastian Bach | Sonata in C Minor for Harpsichord and Violin, BWV 1017
I. Large — II. Allegro — III. Adagio — IV. Allegro
Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber | Sonata III in F Major, C 140
Johann Sebastian Bach | Sonata in G Major, BWV 1019a
Cantabile, ma un poco Adagio
Johann Sebastian Bach | Sonata in E Major for Harpsichord and Violin, BWV 1016
I. Adagio — II. Allegro — III. Adagio ma non tanto — IV. Allegro
Concerts immersed in Beechwood’s history and beauty, from its beloved sanctuary to the expansive grounds, complemented by the serene hours of the early morning.
These performances are outdoors. You will need to bring your own seating and weather protection if desired.
Sunrise Concerts are made possible with the generous support of Beechwood Cemetery.
New Music Now is a celebration of the breadth and vitality of today’s new classical culture. Explore the sonic range of today’s most creative musical minds at Chamberfest’s annual miniseries.
Hosted by broadcaster Eric Friesen, Chamber Chats: Festival Edition features interactive interviews with festival musicians both online and in person.In-person attendance for Chamber Chats is available for passholders only! You will be asked to show your pass before entering this event.
The online Zoom events are free and open to the public.
Showcasing seasoned professionals and fresh faces to the scene, Chamberfest’s new series offers a refreshing midday escape at stunning local venues.
Concerts and excursions are immersed in Beechwood’s history and beauty, from its beloved sanctuary to the expansive grounds.
Many of these performances are outdoors. You may need to bring your own seating and weather protection if desired.
The Beechwood Series is made possible with the generous support of Beechwood Cemetery.
Celebrate the piano at the home of our longtime partners, Steinway Piano Gallery Ottawa.
The Steinway Series is made possible with the generous support of the Steinway Piano Gallery Ottawa.
Eclectic programming resonates against a backdrop of vinyl, vintage speakers, and reel-to-reel at legendary music destination and beloved Wellington staple, The Record Centre. Here, artists are at play: exploring and expanding their creativity in this casual space.
Seating will not be available.
This summer, our hybrid festival features a rich offering of online content broadcast live from Carleton Dominion-Chalmers Centre in Ottawa.
Chamberfest’s Community Engagement and Education pillar (CEE) engages community members of all ages through a diverse range of meaningful music experiences. Whether on stage, online, or on the streets, CEE changes lives through music.