Vetta Chamber Music presents The Russian Connection

  • January 25, 2018 - January 26, 2018
  • Recurring daily
  • Times: Thursday 2:00PM and Friday 7:30PM
  • Location: West Point Grey United Church
  • Address:
  • 4595 West 8th Avenue at Tolmie
  • Vancouver, BC V6R 2A4

Thursday January 25, 2018 2:00pm
Friday January 26, 2018 7:30pm

West Point Grey United Church
4595 West 8th Avenue (at Tolmie), Vancouver

Maria Larionoff violin
Joan Blackman violin
David Harding viola
Eugene Osadchy cello
Haydn String Quartet in C major, Op 33 No. 3, "The Bird"
Shostakovich String Quartet No. 8 in C minor, Op 110
Borodin String Quartet No. 2 in D major

Did you know that Haydn dedicated his Opus 33 Quartets to a Russian nobleman? That Borodin wrote his 2nd quartet as a present for his wife? That Shostakovich considered the 8th quartet as an epitaph and wept when he heard it performed? Join us on a journey into Russian history with some of the best quartet repertoire ever written.


Thursday Adult $22.00 (20.00 + 2 s/c)
Friday Adult $32.00 ($30.00 + $2 s/c )
Friday Senior $27.00 ($25.00 + $2 s/c)
Students $12.00 ($10.00 + $2 s/c)

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Vetta Chamber Music presents The Russian Connection
4595 West 8th Avenue at Tolmie