3 September at 11 am
Jack Singer Concert Hall Lobby
“Wonderful, inclusive event. Brought tears to my eyes to see so many families who wouldn’t be able to experience something like this otherwise, feeling free to move and dance to the music.”—Toronto, 2015
Xenia Concerts are a series of accessible concerts that are designed to appeal to, and be welcoming of, children on the autism spectrum and their families. The series embodies the philosophy that everyone should have equal access to quality chamber music performances.
Bo-Yon Koh piano
Min-Jeong Koh violin
from Partita in D minor for solo violin BWV 1004
Allegretto espressivo alla Romanza
from Sonata for violin and piano No. 3 in C minor
Bagatelle No. 25 in A minor for solo piano “Für Elise”
Tip top tilluke (tip toe, little one)
from Metsa Maasikad “Wild Strawberries”
Romanian Folk Dances for violin and piano (arr. Zoltán Székely)
Thanks to the generous support of Velvet Energy Ltd., a second Xenia Concert will be held at the Alberta Children’s Hospital during the 2018 Honens International Piano Competition & Festival.