Join the LSQ in welcoming these two brilliant musicians to our city. Program includes the Chausson Concerto for violin, piano and string quartet.
Faculty Artists Concert LSQ performs with their colleagues; including works by Puccini, Wolf and Prokofiev
Victoria Series, Vancouver Island Concerts, UVIC events
Victoria Series, BC Concerts, UVIC events
BC Concerts, Vancouver Island Concerts
50th anniversary of Earth Day "Crucifixion of the Earth" the Seven Last Words by Joseph Haydn with Jan Zwicky and Robert Bringhurst
Haydn’s Seven Last Words: Crucifixion of the Earth The Lafayette String Quartet is joined by renowned Canadian poets Robert Bringhurst and Jan Zwicky in an updated version of this classic work for string quartet. In its original version, Christ’s seven last utterances served as the basis for seven sermons alternating with Haydn’s deeply introspective music. The texts Bringhurst and Zwicky have created extend the theme of crucifixion to focus on environmental destruction: what humans have done to the Earth, rather…
Victoria Series, BC Concerts, QuartetFestWest, UVIC events
Victoria Series, Vancouver Island Concerts
Alberta Concerts, Shostakovich Cycle
Plan your stay in Banff, Alberta, Canada for a week of gorgeous string quartets, hiking, eating and relishing one of the most beautiful places on earth! The LSQ performs the 15 quartets by Dmitri Shostakovich in five concerts between October 17-23, 2020.