Guelph Musicfest Season 13 continues… It’s time to FALL for Musicfest again. Internationally-renowned Vancouver violinist David Gillham returns to home town Guelph for a much-anticipated recital with pianist Ken Gee (originally scheduled for June 7 but postponed because David was ill).
Vitali Chaconne in g minor; Prokofiev 5 Melodies, op. 35; Debussy Sonata for violin & piano; Smetana from my Homeland; Sibelius Nocturne, op. 51, no. 3; Wieniawski Variations on an original theme, op. 15.
David Gillham has an extensive solo and chamber music career, having performed throughout Asia, Europe, the Americas and South Africa. He has performed in major venues such as Tokyo’s Opera City and Bunka Kaiken Recital Halls, Baxter Concert Hall in Cape Town SA and the Chicago Cultural Centre, as part of the prestigious Dame Myra Hess memorial concerts.
An internationally respected pedagogue, David is regularly invited to teach, give masterclasses and serve on competition juries in North America, Europe and Asia. In 2011, he joined the Faculty at the University of British Columbia, in Vancouver Canada.
The concert is in the beautiful Recital Hall of the Guelph Youth Music Centre. Details at http://guelphmusicfest.ca. Very few tickets are still available so please phone 519-993-7591.