Join us at the beautiful Wallace Arts Centre, Pah Homestead for an immersive experience of music surrounded by artworks.
InterFusions begins with Beethoven’s powerful and foreboding C minor trio, an impressive affidavit to his masterful talents. Then we teleport far from Europe into works that are steeped in the diverse cultural backgrounds of their composers. Works by Greek-Canadian Christos Hatzis and Sri Lanka-Canadian Dinuk Wijeratne embrace a brand new work by New Zealander Salina Fisher. Her piece draws inspiration from the Japanese art of “Kintsugi”, where broken ceramic pieces are carefully reassembled, enhancing their inherent strength and beauty. We finish with Ravel’s famous Trio, bearing witness to the clear infusion of his French, Spanish, Basque and Roman Catholic influences.
Beethoven: Piano Trio in C minor, Op 1, No 3, 1st mov
Christos Hatzis: Old Photographs
Salina Fisher: Kintsugi (new commission)
Dinuk Wijeratne: Love Triangle
Ravel: Piano Trio in A minor, 1st mov
Duration approx. 1 hour no interval
Complimentary refreshments following the performance