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TSM Presents Opening Night

TSM Presents Opening Night
TSM Presents Opening Night photo
July 06, 2023 | 7:30 PM
  • Starting at: $20.00
  • Venue: Koerner Hall
  • Genre: Classical, Piano, String
  • Presenter: Toronto Summer Music Festival

Festival passes are available to purchase beginning March 7th at 10 am, by calling the Weston Family Box office at 416.408.0208, or in person at 273 Bloor St. W.

Single tickets are available to purchase online beginning March 21st at 10am

Illia Ovcharenko, piano 
Jon Kimura Parker, piano
Yura Lee, violin
Jonathan Crow, violin
Milena Pajaro-van de Stadt, viola
Ani Aznavoorian, cello
Michael Chiarello, bass

Beethoven: Sonata No. 14 in C-sharp Minor, Op. 27, “Moonlight”
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 12 in A Major, K. 414 (chamber version)
Milhaud: Scaramouche, Op. 165b
Levko Revutsky: 7 Preludes for piano, Op. 7, No. 1 & 2
Liszt: Étude in E-flat Major, S. 141, No. 3, “La Campanella”
Rachmaninoff: Suite No. 2 for two pianos, Op. 17

An all-star lineup of artists kicks off the Festival! Ukrainian pianist Illia Ovcharenko, winner of the 2022 Honens International Piano Competition, is joined by internationally renowned artist Jon Kimura Parker, Music Director of the Honens Competition. The two will give an unmissable display of virtuosic skill. The heady list of masterworks includes Beethoven’s haunting “Moonlight” Sonata, a Mozart concerto, and a pair of two-piano works by Rachmaninoff and Milhaud. Ovcharenko adds a special twist with two preludes by Levko Revutsky, a composer from his own Ukrainian hometown.

Join us for a champagne reception for the entire audience after the concert!