Orcas Island Chamber Music Festival at Lopez Center
Sunday, May 19, 2013
Tickets are $25 for adults, $10 for students
World famous pianist Jon Kimura Parker and extraordinary violist/violinist Aloysia Friedmann will be performing together at Lopez Center on Sunday, May 19th at 1:00 pm. Hear them perform composer Jake Heggie’s “Orcas Island Ferry,” commissioned for Aloysia and Jackie and premiered at the Orcas Island Chamber Music Festival in 2012. Also, guests will be treated to Jackie Parker’s magnificent performance of his new transcription of Stravinsky’s The Rite of Spring. According to the Toronto Star, “Parker’s work is nothing short of mesmerizing as the music flows by in all of its passionate, visceral, energetic glory. What an amazing way to mark the 100th anniversary of The Rite of Spring.” This exciting CD has just been released, and will be available for purchase. Jackie will autograph CDs during the post-concert reception.