Bach, Brahms & Beyond
May 4, 2018
Olympic View Golf Club
643 Latoria Rd., Colwood
Michael Kevin Jones - cello, Bruce Vogt - piano, Patricia Kostek - clarinet
Featuring works from :
Selections from the Cello Suites, Johann Sebastia Bach (1685 - 1750) from Eight Piecs for clainet,
cello and piano, opus 83 (1910) Max Bruch (1838 - 1920)
This year, Michael Jones will share the stage with Bruce Vogt, a professor of piano from the University of Victoria & Patricia Kostek, clarinet. Michael Jones studied cello at the Royal College of Music in London, winning awards there for solo and chamber music playing. Michael is a remarkable artist in that he has recorded the complete Bach cello suites in New York for the Metropolitan Museum of Art using a Stradivarius cello dated 1667. This type of artist will be a unique experience for our Westshore citizens and beyond.
Joining Michael will be Bruce Vogt on piano. Bruce appears regularly in concerts, both as a soloist and as a chamber musician in Canada, England, USA and many other countries throughout the world. Bruce's repertoire is extremely diverse, encompassing music from the sixteenth century to the present. Bruce Vogt is also a Professor at the University of Victoria.
To complete the trio, Patricia Kostek, a versatile musician with an eclectic range of repertoire. Patricia has performed under the guidance of numerous eminent conductors such as Sir George Solti, James Levine, Simon Rattle and Edo de Waart. Patricia was featured soloist at the Shanghai International Clarinet Festival and has performed at Encontro IV Brazilian National Clarinet Festival (Rio de Janeiro) and for several years at the Buenos Aires International Festival.