Vancouver Cello Quartet
Approximate running time: 2 hours
777 Columbia Street
New Westminster BC V3M 1B6
Attendance is capped at 50%. Audience members will be able to relocate within the theatre if they wish for greater distancing. Seats held off sale appear as filled when viewing the graphic.
Vancouver Cello Quartet
Presented by the Vancouver Chamber Music Society (VCMS) in collaboration with Anvil Centre.
One of the Vancouver Chamber Music Society audiences’ most well-loved chamber ensemble, the Vancouver Cello Quartet opens the 2022 New Westminster Series. The Vancouver Cello Quartet is comprised of four dedicated professional who have performed original works and arrangements for cellos since 2012. This ensemble of classically trained players celebrates the unequaled sound of four cellos. Their carefully curated program includes arrangements of classical treasures from around the world including Mozart’s well-loved Divertimento in D and Stravinsky’s Suite Italienne. With an air of light and entertaining outdoor music, this eclectic combination of classical masterpieces and hidden gems promises to be entertaining and accessible to long-time and new classical music audiences. Programme: Divertimento in D – Mozart Adagio in G minor – Albinoni Pavane pour un Infante Defunte – Ravel Fratres – Pärt Suite Italienne – Stravinsky
Romanian Folk Dances – Bartok Polonaise de Concert, Op. 14 – Popper Jalousie – Gade Oblivion – Piazzolla Muerta del Angel – Piazzolla Important Note: Due to increased international travel restrictions around the globe, the Kallaci String Trio has been changed to the Vancouver Cello Quartet for the February 6, 2022 concert. Vancouver Chamber Music Society
The Vancouver Chamber Music Society is the leading presenter in western Canada of high-calibre chamber music featuring world-renowned chamber ensembles, and solo and recital artists. Their program, steeped in the rich tradition of classical music, meets contemporary audiences in a familiar and intimate way at the modern theatre space in New Westminster’s modern Anvil Centre.
Patrons with mobility challenges should contact the box office for seating advice. 604-521-5050
PLEASE NOTE: By order of the Provincial Health Officer (PHO), proof of vaccination and government issued ID must be presented in order to access indoor concerts, theatre, dance and symphony events. All audience members must be fully vaccinated. The requirement is in place until January 31st, 2022 and could be extended. The requirement applies to all people born in 2009 or earlier (12+).
The Covid 19 pandemic remains a public health risk. The theatre is following all requirements for safe gatherings as per government directives. To increase your safety we encourage you and all guests to consider your personal wellness and risk factors for yourself and loved ones when deciding to attend. Individuals are responsible for limiting their own exposure to other guests. As such, the theatre can’t be held legally responsible for risks related to viral transmission. Rest assured theatre staff are taking a proactive and professional role in the adherence to protocols in the facility and we encourage open communication with us if any safety concerns emerge throughout, or after, your attendance at the theatre. We are all in this together!