Join Magisterra Soloists in concert at “LIVE! on Elgin” in downtown Ottawa, for a diverse program of music featuring a number of popular Brazilian Choros, along with selections from Villa-Lobos’ Bachianas Brasileiras Suite and Bartók’s 44 Duos for 2 Violins, and culminating in Mendelssohn’s famed String Octet. It will be a diverse and scintillating lineup not to be missed, in a totally unique venue! Enjoy a drink or two during the concert in this wonderful, relaxed setting!
Magisterra Soloists celebrated its international debut in the summer of 2016 with its inaugural tour to Brazil. This concert is the last in a series of performances across Ontario and Québec as a part of the ensemble’s Spring 2017 Concert Tour.
Magisterra Soloists is a bold new Canadian chamber ensemble which unites a kaleidoscope of artists from across the globe under the direction of acclaimed German violinist, Annette-Barbara Vogel. Magisterra engages a broad and vibrant repertoire ranging from known masterworks to new and commissioned works by Canadian composers. In tandem with their performance schedule, the members of the ensemble passionately dedicate their time to bringing music to young people through outreach concerts and educational programs.