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Vivaldi & Piazzolla

21 October 2021 @ 8:00 pm

- $45
Vivaldi and Piazzolla, October 21 and 22, 2021


Terence Tam, leader

Vivaldi, Concerto grosso in B minor
Rautavaara, The Fiddlers
Locatelli, Concerto grosso in F major
Wagner (arr. Tønnesen), From Tristan and Isolde: Prelude
Piazzolla (arr. Desyatnikov), Four Seasons of Buenos Aires 

Come celebrate the vibrant violins of the Victoria Symphony! Concertmaster Terence Tam leads a program dedicated to showcasing the incredible virtuosity of the VS violin section.  Eight violin soloists will perform in two unusual concertos written for four violins by Vivaldi and Locatelli.  Also featured will be the Victoria premiere of the charming folk suite The Fiddlers by Finnish composer Rautavaara.  As a finale, Tam performs the brilliant and sultry tango music of Piazzolla in The Four Seasons of Buenos Aires.

*Please note seating is limited to 120 people. Seating is by general admission to assure social distance.

Tickets can be purchased online below or by calling Farquhar at UVic at 250.721.8480.


21 October 2021
starts at 8:00 pm
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Christ Church Cathedral
930 Burdett Ave

Concert Credits

Concert Programme

  • Vivaldi
    Concerto grosso in B minor
  • Rautavaara
    The Fiddlers
  • Locatelli
    Concerto grosso in F major
  • Wagner (arr. Tønnesen)
    From Tristian and Isolde: Prelude
  • Piazzolla (arr. Desyatnikov)
    Four Seasons of Buenos Aires