Andrew Burashko, piano | Andy Milne, piano | Danny Koo, violin | Allison Eldredge, cello | Kevin Ahfat, piano | Aizuri Quartet | Sarah Slean, vocal | Rob Piltch, guitar | Rob Carli, saxophone & clarinet | Joseph Phillips, bass

Led by Artistic Director Andrew Burashko, Art of Time Ensemble transforms the way people experience music. Fusing high art and popular culture in concerts that juxtapose the best of each genre.  Art of Time entertains as it enlightens, revealing the universal qualities that lie at the heart of all great music. This program explores the waltz throughout the last 150 years.

"I haven’t enjoyed a concert so much in a long time… we shouldn’t miss the opportunity to listen to them having so much fun." Toronto Star

PROGRAM

STRAUSS/SCHOENBERG: Emperor Waltz
KORNGOLD: Waltz from Suite, Op. 23
SCHNITTKE: Waltz from Piano Quintet
SHOSTAKOVICH: Jazz Suite, Waltz No. 1
LISZT: Mephisto Waltz, No. 1, S. 514
PEDRO SAENZ: Vals Criollo
CHOPIN: Waltz in C-sharp minor, Op. 64, No. 2
BRAHMS: Waltzes 2 & 3, Op. 39
BILL EVANS: “Waltz for Debby”
RAVEL: La Valse (2 piano)

SONGS: Randy Newman: “In Germany before the War” | Jacquel Brel: “Ne me quitte pas” | Irving Berlin: “What’ll I Do” | Leonard Cohen: “Take this Waltz”