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Free Noon Hour Concerts

September 14 @ 12:00 pmSeptember 21 @ 1:00 pm

Make the most of your noon hour by strolling over to the NAC to take in a relaxing concert of chamber music. The Focus Festival brings you six noon-hour concerts, one for every weekday of the 10-day festival and each one presenting a choice of Beethoven String quartets.

Taking place at the Glass Thorsteinson Staircase, the stunning floor-to-ceiling windows offer gorgeous views of Parliament Hill and the Château Laurier. Delight in a sublimely leisurely lunch-hour…for FREE!

September 14: NACO’s own Ironwood String Quartet performs two Beethoven   String Quartets: No. 6 in B flat major, Op. 18 and No. 11 in F minor, Op. 95 (Serioso).

September 17: Montreal based Soma String Quartet performs Beethoven String Quartet  No. 9 in C major, Op. 59 No. 3.

September 18, 19 and 20: Grammy Award winning Pacifica Quartet perform Beethoven String Quartets  No.7 in F major, Op.59 No.1 (Sept. 18),   No. 14 in C-sharp minor, Op. 131 (Sept. 19) and  No. 15 in A minor Op. 132 (Sept. 20)

September 21:  NACO’s own Ironwood String Quartet performs Beethoven   String Quartet String Quartet No.8 in E minor, Op.59 No.2.


September 14 @ 12:00 pm
September 21 @ 1:00 pm
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National Arts Centre Orchestra
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National Arts Centre
53 Elgin Street
Ottawa, Ontario Canada
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