2014 SWEETWATER MUSIC FESTIVAL


8 PM – FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 19, 2014

THE MUSIC OF VIVALDI, VON BIBER, SCHMELZER AND BACH.

With Elizabeth Wallfisch, Mark Fewer (violins), Lucas Harris (theorbo), Hank Knox (harpsichord)

Leith Historic Church (Leith)

Tickets: $43 adult, $10 student


9.30 AM – SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 20, 2014

SWEETWATER MUSIC MASTER CLASSES

Select students recommended by the Kiwanis Festival of Music, the Georgian Bay Symphony Youth Orchestra will have the opportunity to work with three of our festival musicians:  Elizabeth Wallfisch, Leslie Newman and Kati Gleiser.

St Andrew's Church (Owen Sound)

Free Admission, Limited Observer Seats


10.30 AM – SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 20, 2014

SWEETWATER LUTHIER EXHIBIT

Learn about the art of crafting stringed instruments. Meet some of the top luthiers in North American and see examples of their work.  Featured Ontario luthiers:  Itzel Avila, Johan Lotter, John Newton, David Prentice, Sibylle Ruppert, Mark Schnurr and Greg Walke.

St Andrew's Church (Owen Sound)

Free Admission


11 AM – SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 20, 2014

SWEETWATER LECTURE 

Cellist Christopher Costanza, a founding members of the internationally acclaimed St Lawrence String Quartet, will give a lecture on J.S. Bach's Cello Suites.

St Andrew's Church (Owen Sound)

Free Admission


12 NOON – SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 20, 2014

MOZART JAM SESSION WITH GUEST ARTISTS

Jam with the St Lawrence String Quartet and other special guest artists. Every level of playing is welcome. Join in, be inspired and learn from these outstanding teachers.

 

The jam session will feature Mozart's Divertimento in D and Haydn, Symphony #94, "The Surprise" (Solomon Edition). Parts are available online at imslpTo register please e-mail marionmcdougall@hotmail.com indicating the part you wish to play. Bring a music stand and your part.

 

St Andrew's Church (Owen Sound)

Free Admission, Limited Observer Seats

 

1 PM – SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 20, 2014

SWEETWATER LUTHIER LIVE DEMONSTRATION

Special guest artists from this year's festival will play instruments crafted by local luthiers.

St Andrew's Church (Owen Sound)

Free Admission


2 PM – SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 20, 2014

JAZZ GREATS CONCERT

A stellar line-up of award-winning jazz musicians will perform an eclectic range of jazz works. Featuring David Braid (piano), Drew Jurecka (violin), Brad Turner (trumpet) and Joseph Phillips (double bass).

St Andrew's Church (Owen Sound)

Tickets $20 adult, $5 student


8 PM – SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 20, 2014

THE MUSIC OF JOSEPH HAYDN AND LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN.

Featuring the St Lawrence String Quartet:  Geoff Nuttall, Mark Fewer (violins), Lesley Robertson (viola) and Christopher Costanza (cello).  Also featuring Meredith Hall (soprano), Leslie Newman (flute), Joseph Phillips (double bass) and Kati Gleiser (piano).

St Andrew's Church (Owen Sound)

Tckets $32 adult, $10 student


12 NOON – SUNDAY SEMPTEMBER 21, 2014

THE MUSIC OF CHOPIN AND RACHMANINOFF

Featuring Kati Gleiser (piano).

The Roxy Theatre (Owen Sound)

Pay-What-You-Can

 

2 PM – SUNDAY SEMPTEMBER 21, 2014

THE MUSIC OF J.S. BACH AND DAVID BRAID

Featuring Meredith Hall (soprano), Brad Turner (trumpet), Leslie Newman (flute), Elizabeth Wallfisch, Geoff Nuttall, Mark Fewer, Drew Jurecka (violins), Leslie Robertson (viola), Christopher Costanza (cello), Joseph Phillips (bass), and David Braid (piano).

The Roxy Theatre (Owen Sound)

Tickets $32 adult, $10 student