This performance has been rescheduled for Sunday, February 16 at 4:00 p.m. due to possible winter weather conditions.
Thursday, February 13 | 8:00 p.m.
Chamber Concert featuring Violinist Christian Tremblay
Fine Arts Recital Hall
A chamber music concert featuring Christian Tremblay, Violin. The program will include:
- Duo for Violin and Cello, Op. 7 by Zoltán Kodály (Violin: Christian Tremblay, Cello: Alicia Ward)
- Allegro serioso, non troppo
- Maestoso e largamente, ma non troppo lento: Presto
- Suite from L’Histoire du Soldat by Igor Stravinsky (Violin: Christian Tremblay, Clarinet: E. Michael Richards, Piano: Audrey Andrist)
- Marche du Soldat
- Le Violon du Soldat
- Petit Concert
- Danse du Diable
- Piano Trio in B-flat major, Op. 97 “Archduke” by Ludwig van Beethoven (Violin: Christian Tremblay, Cello: Alicia Ward, Piano: Audrey Andrist)
- Allegro moderato
- Scherzo (Allegro)
- Andante cantabile ma però con moto. Poco piu adagio.
- Allegro moderato – Presto
Tremblay has been heard in many Canadian cities including Ottawa, Montreal and Quebec City as a soloist, recitalist, chamber musician and orchestra player. In the United States, Christian Tremblay has notably performed recitals in New York, Baltimore and Washington D.C. After a performance at the French Embassy in Washington D.C., the late Joseph McLellan of the Washington Post called his playing “eloquent and technically flawless.”
In Europe, Christian Tremblay has been heard in recitals in Fontainebleau, and was invited to be concertmaster of the Orchestre de Chambre du Conservatoire Americain, under Philippe Entremont, for two consecutive summers. He was also awarded a special prize for the best performance of a contemporary work during that festival. He has also performed in the Netherlands for the Holland Music sessions and in Singapore at the National University of Singapore for one of the opening concerts of the Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music.
An enthusiastic orchestra player as well, Christian Tremblay has performed with various ensembles in Canada and the United States, including the Orchestra Symphonique de Québec, the Baltimore Chamber Orchestra, the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra and the Annapolis Symphony where he is Principal Second Violin.
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