Kathleen de Caen Cello | Janet Scott Hoyt Piano
Prochazka Tribute Recital
Sunday, March 15, 2020
Kathleen de Caen received her B.Mus. from the University of Alberta where she studied with Tanya Prochazka, followed by a Master’s degree from McGill University under the guidance of Matt Haimovitz. She has been invited on multiple occasions to perform for the ESO Education Concerts and was the featured young artist of their 2012 Symphony Under the Sky series. Chamber music performances have taken Kathleen across North America, including a Carnegie Hall concert with the Uccello ensemble. Kathleen was acting principal cello of Symphony Nova Scotia [Halifax] for the 2017/2018 season and has since joined the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra as a section cellist. She is also a founding member of Trio De Moda.
Janet Scott Hoyt is an Alberta-born pianist with a wealth of experience on the concert stage and in the teaching studio. Active as a chamber musician and collaborative pianist, performances have taken her across North America and Europe, including three decades with The Banff Centre, where she performed each summer with many of the world’s finest musicians. Janet Scott Hoyt joined the piano faculty at the University of Alberta in 1998 and retired in 2014.
Claude Debussy (1862−1918)
Robert Rival (b. 1975)
Sunshine Variations (Premiere performance)
−ERS commission in memory of Tanya Prochazka
Robert Schumann (1810-1856)
Fantasiestücke Opus 73
David Popper (1843−1913)
Hungarian Rhapsody Opus 69
César Franck (1822−1890)
Sonata in A major (1886)