Sat Jul 23 09:00
Sunrise Concert: Johnny Gandelsman plays the Bach Cello Suites
Enjoy the marvelous artistry of Johnny Gandelsman as he takes on Bach’s Suites for solo cello – on the violin! His highly personal renditions of Bach’s work are as unique as they are magnificent. Start your day with Beechwood’s gorgeous scenery and a tranquil escape from the daily grind of the city.
Don’t miss Gandelsman’s other appearance at Chamberfest with his latest project “This is America.” For more details and ticket info, click here.
This performance is outdoors. You will need to bring your own seating and weather protection if desired.
The rain location for this performance will be Tabaret Hall at the University of Ottawa. This page will be updated with the correct location, and passholders will receive an email the night before the event should the rain location be used.
- Johnny Gandelsmanviolin
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) | Cello Suite No. 1, BWV 1007
Johann Sebastian Bach | Cello Suite No. 3, BWV 1009
Johann Sebastian Bach | Cello Suite No. 4, BWV 1010
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.
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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.
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