PART OF OUR 2022-2023 SEASON
MUSICAL MATINÉES SERIES
Musical Matinees is a series of salon-style concerts hosted by internationally acclaimed and celebrated pianists Elizabeth and Marcel Bergmann. Each event starts with complimentary coffee, tea and treats in our lobby before enjoying a classical music concert featuring world-class artists.
Join us for a great show! Single Tickets are on sale July 01, 2022.
UPCOMING MUSICAL MATINÉE EVENTS
BOWED, PLUCKED, STRUMMED, AND HAMMERED
APRIL 19, 2023 | 2:30pm
Ukulele virtuoso, James Hill and his wife, cellist Anne Janelle join the Bergmanns for a cross-collaboration and innovative programme including works from the classical, folk and contemporary repertoire. The programme will include some original works that will bring an interesting twist and flavour to this unique combination of instruments.
Adults: $30 | Seniors: $26 | Students (including post-secondary): $16
MEET THE BERGMANN PIANO DUO
Always adventurous, the married couple combines virtuosic dedication with the instincts of professional entertainers who love their music.
The Bergmann Duo’s dynamic and energetic performances of uniquely eclectic programmes, which include numerous own arrangements and compositions, have inspired audiences internationally. They have performed in concert and with orchestra in: Canada, the USA, Italy, Germany, The Netherlands, Spain, Portugal, France, Macedonia, Greece and China.
They have made recordings for the CBC, ARD(in Germany) and for National Public Radio and have recorded several CDs (CordAria, Arktos, Koch International Classics, Naxos, ARS and Brilliant Classics labels). The married couple received first prize at the International Chamber Music Competition in Caltanissetta, Italy, were laureates of The 4th Murray Dranoff International Two Piano Competition and have performed extensively in Germany as members of the young artists’ roster of Yehudi Menuhin-Live Music Now.
The duo studied with Arie Vardi at the Hochschule für Musik und Theater, Hannover and with Jean-Eudes Vaillancourt at the Université de Montréal. Elizabeth is Artistic Director of Concerts at the Langley Community Music School and both are Artistic Directors of White Rock Concerts.