Season Recital 3

Axel Strauss Violin | Stéphane Lemelin Piano

Axel Strauss violin Stéphane Lemelin piano

Sunday, November 24, 2019
7:30 PM

Muttart Hall | MacEwan Conservatory of Music
10050 MacDonald Drive NW   Edmonton, AB
Parking info: Alberta College lot  |  Chateau Lacombe

$35 Adult | $25 Senior [65+]  |  $10 Student
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Axel Strauss has been equally acclaimed for his virtuosity and musical sensitivity on concert stages worldwide. The first German artist to win the international Naumburg Violin Award, he made his New York debut in 1998. His chamber music partners have included Menahem Pressler, Robert Mann, Andras Schiff and Itzhak Perlman. He has made numerous recordings for the Naxos label, including the complete works for violin and piano by Georges Enescu. Axel Strauss serves as Professor of Violin at the Schulich School of Music, McGill University in Montreal.
axelstrauss.com

Stéphane Lemelin is an Edmonton audience favourite! An active soloist and chamber musician, he has made more than 25 recordings. He is director of the music series, “Découvertes 1890-1939” on the Atma Classique label, dedicated to the rediscovery of neglected early 20th century French repertoire. He holds a Doctor of Musical Arts degree from Yale University, where his teachers were Boris Berman and Claude Frank. Stéphane Lemelin is Professor of Piano and Chair of the Department of Performance at the Schulich School of Music, McGill University.
stephanelemelin.net

Arnold Schoenberg (1874–1951)
Phantasy, Op. 47
  -for violin and piano

Franz Schubert (1797–1918)
Fantasy in C Major, D. 934

Lili Boulanger (1893–1937)
Nocturne et Cortège

Gabriel Fauré (1845–1924)
Sonata in A Major, Op. 13


MASTER CLASSES
The public is welcome to attend the following master classes, generously co-sponsored by the Department of Music, University of Alberta and the Alberta String Association. Free admission.

Stéphane Lemelin
Saturday, November 23, 2019  |  12 PM to 3 PM
Convocation Hall, University of Alberta

Axel Strauss
Saturday, November 23, 2019  |  3 PM to 6 PM
Room 2-7, Fine Arts Bldg.  University of Alberta

University of Alberta, Dept. of Music   Alberta String Association