ENSEMBLE VIVANT, “Canada’s Chamber Music Treasure” (Toronto Star), receives accolades internationally and is a favourite wherever the group performs. Since its inception almost 30 years ago, Ensemble Vivant has been a pioneer in the piano chamber music world, championing exciting, innovative programming ranging from classical to Latin and other jazz and related popular styles. Led by pianist/artistic director Catherine Wilson, Ensemble Vivant is also known for its depth of artistry, passionate, virtuosic interpretations and engaging stage presence. As jazz great Rick Wilkins, C.M. commented, “This is the highest-level chamber music-making. No matter the genre, there is magic in Ensemble Vivant’s music-making”.
Pre-Concert Performance (6:30 – 7:00):
Sinfonia Ancaster’s Brass Ensemble consist of members of Ancaster’s very own orchestra. Sinfonia Ancaster is a community symphony orchestra dedicated to providing uniquely entertaining classical performances. Concerts are presented in December, March and May. In addition to the regular concert season, Sinfonia Ancaster is pleased to present its Chamber ensembles to entertain Ancaster audiences in events throughout the community. Visit us at www.sinfoniaancaster.com to learn more.