An Ottawa first! The Orava Quartet, founded in 2007 by brothers Daniel Kowalik (violin) and Karol Kowalik (cello), Thomas Chawner (viola), and joined in 2011 by David Dalseno (violin), is one of the most exciting string quartets of its generation. Known for their passionate and engaging performances, they have been hailed by The Australian as, […]
Winners of the 2019 Classic Prague Award for the Best Chamber Music Performance of the year! “Only very rarely does one experience such skillfully crafted and powerful harmonies… Great art.” – Allgemeine Zeitung This is a concert you don’t want to miss! Program: J.S. Bach – The Art of Fugue (excerpts) / L’Art de la […]
Silflay’s name comes from the novel Watership Down by the late Richard Adams, and means browsing above ground for tasty food, much like the quartet samples a lot of music before they perform it.
Alex Binkley: “Trio Grand-Duc is a relative newcomer to [the scene] but if their performance at MacKay United Church is any indication of their potential, the three young musicians have a brilliant future ahead.”