PUBLISHED: 17 June 2022

Explosive Beginnings

Presented by CFW and the National Music Centre

Wednesday July 27, 2022 7:30 p.m.
Studio Bell at the National Music Centre

Mozart Sonata for 2 Pianos in D Major
Yevgeniy Sharlat new work, Canadian Premiere
Mendelssohn String Octet, Op. 20

ChamberFest West’s inaugural season opens with a dynamic concert featuring explosive masterpieces written by composers in their youth. What better way to begin than with the joyous brilliance of Mozart on duo pianos? Next up is the exciting opportunity to hear the Canadian premiere of a brand new work. Finally, the stunning brilliance of Mendelssohn’s Octet for Strings, filled with all the infectious energy and joyful exhilaration you might expect from a brilliant composer who was just 16 years old when he wrote it.