Bach Cello Suites Iii

February 06 clock 05:35 AM


Heliconian Hall
Toronto, ON

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Confluence Concerts – in partnership with the Toronto Bach Festival – presents an exciting three-concert series, featuring The Cello Suites of J.S. Bach.

DATE:              Wednesday, NOVEMBER 3, 2021

TIME:              Pre-concert chat at 7:00pm. Concert at 7:30pm.

VENUE:            Heliconian Hall (35 Hazelton Ave, Toronto, ON)

The third program in the series features two performers on instruments other than the cello. Andrew Downing, a Confluence Artistic Associate and Juno Award winning musician, will play Suite No. 2 on the double bass. Ryan Davis, a young composer-performer included in CBC’s “30 Canadian classical musicians under 30” list for 2021, will play Suite No. 5 on the viola. This performance will be recorded for an online premiere November 12.

COVID-19 GUIDELINES: This event will be held in strict compliance with provincial health and safety regulations. As of September 22, 2021, Ontarians need to be fully vaccinated (two doses plus 14 days) and provide their proof of vaccination along with photo ID to access certain public settings and facilities, including concerts.​ Aligned with public health measures currently in place, indoor masking policies will continue to remain in place. To learn more about Ontario’s proof of vaccination guidelines and to download your vaccine certificate, visit: https://covid-19.ontario.ca


Featured Program

Cello Suite No. 2 in D Minor, BWV 1008              Johann Sebastian Bach (1685 – 1750)

Cello Suite No. 5 in C Minor, BWV 1011              Bach