Cello Concerto in G minor - Monn with Guest Cellist Amy Laing
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Zwei Melodien (2 Melodies), Op. 53 - Grieg
Holberg Suite, Op. 40 - Grieg
Radetzky March, Op. 228 - Strauss
Amy Laing Originally from Nanaimo, Amy earned her Bachelor of Music degree from the HARIDConservatory in Boca Raton Florida, and her Master of Music degree from the Cleveland Institute of Music. Prior to the shakeup of 2020, Amy was enjoying her first season as Principal cellist in the Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra in Ontario. She played regularly with the Toronto Symphony Orchestra, as well as the National Arts Centre Orchestra, the Canadian Opera Company, the Windsor Symphony, Niagara Symphony, Thunder Bay Symphony, and also held a six-month contract with Symphony Nova Scotia in Halifax. In 2011/12 Amy served as acting principal cello in the Victoria Symphony and taught at the Victoria Conservatory of Music, and again joined the orchestra playing principal cello for the second part of their 2016 season.
Amy is happy to be back on Vancouver Island again, making a home near Nanaimo with her husband and two sons.
Early Bird Adult Tickets:$22 (available online until October 28th)
Regular Adult Tickets:$25 (available online October 29th until concert date)