The Molinari Quartet musicians are taking off today November 21st for a two-week long European tour.
The tour will take place from November 21 to December 4 2019 and will stop in 6 cities of 4 European countries : Germany, Serbia, North Macedonia and Greece.
Canadian music is at the heart of the repertoire of this tour with Commedia dell’arte from Serbia-Canadian composer Ana Sokolovic and quartets nos 3, 10 and 11 by R. Murray Schafer. These two composers represent Canadian culture at its best. The musicians will also perform Cat O’Nine Tails by John Zorn , Running Thoughts by Snezana Nesic and For Sun’s Light by Menelaos Peistikos. Ms. Sokolovic will accompany the musicians on tour and present her work at each concert.
The Molinai Quartet acknowledges the support of the Canada Council for the Arts for making this tour possible.