Musical Mornings Returns to Evergreen Cultural Centre


Musical Mornings Evergreen Cultural Centre Coquitlam Sarah Hagen

Acclaimed concert pianist and producer Sarah Hagen proves that classical music can be enjoyed by anyone. The creator of Musical Mornings returns to Evergreen Cultural Centre’s Studio Theatre in Coquitlam. This year she’s joined onstage by an an all-new lineup of six world-class artists. With personal introductions and fun anecdotes for each piece, Hagen ensures her concerts are approachable to audiences of all levels of classical experience.

The first of five concerts opens just over a week from now, on Wednesday, October 8, 2014. The season opener features award-winning cellist Rebecca Wenham and violinist David Gillham. Wenham, a doctoral candidate at UBC, has been described as ‘a musical force of nature’ and is a member of Trio Accord and Microcosmos Quartet. Gillham is a prominent chamber musician, solo artist, and teacher. He performs on a 289-year-old Carlo Tononi violin. He is currently on faculty at the School of Music at UBC.

Each intimate classical concert featured in Musical Mornings begins with coffee, tea, and pastries served at 10:00am. Once you’re finished with breakfast you’ll enjoy a 75-minute performance with Sarah Hagen, piano and musical guests.

The 2014-15 Musical Mornings Concert Series includes:

  • October 8, 2014 – Rebecca Wenham, cello & David Gillham, violin
  • November 19, 2014 – Anagnoson & Kinton, piano duo
  • February 4, 2015 – Sarah Hagen, solo piano
  • March 25, 2015 – Nicholas Wright, violin
  • April 15, 2015 – Benjamin Butterfield, tenor

Tickets are $20 for adults and $15 for students. A subscription of three or more concerts is $15 for adults and $10 for students.  School groups pay $10 per student, to a maximum of 60 students, including one free chaperone per 10 students. Musical Mornings is recommended for grades five and up, and makes a wonderful introduction to classical music. To buy your tickets call 604.927.6555, or visit www.evergreenculturalcentre.ca.

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