Charlotte Abbott, Michael Pare
Our program features solo and duo performances by soprano Charlotte Abbott and classical guitarist Michael Pare. Our focus is on contemporary and Canadian-contemporary composers. The first half of the program includes Letters from Composers by Dominick Argento. This song cycle for guitar and voice is a collection of letters written by famous classical composers including Mozart, Bach and Chopin. In honour of Canada’s 150th anniversary the second half of our program will be dedicated to works by Canadian classical and folk artists.