Paul Marleyn, Artistic Director

www.internationalcellofestivalofcanada.ca

 

 

Agassiz Music Inc. and the Winnipeg Arts Council are currently planning the next International Cello Festival of Canada to take place in Winnipeg June 18 - 22,  2014. Find out more at www.internationalcellofestivalofcanada.ca

One of WCCC largest events, the International Cello Festival was organized by Agassiz Music Inc., an organization well-known in Winnipeg for their annual Chamber Music Festival. With free events in public places, masterclasses with renowned musicians, a robust young performers program and a cello repertoire featuring everything from the masters to Metallica, this festival offered something for everyone, and that diverse appeal was reflected in the overwhelming enthusiasm and sold-out shows throughout the festival.

Under the direction of Artistic Director Paul Marleyn, this exciting event gathered approximately 60 cellists to participate in solo recitals and in performance of concertos with the Manitoba Chamber Orchestra and a gala presentation co-produced with the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra. Local, national and international artists from as far away as China, Russia and Sweden came to Winnipeg to perform alongside the home-grown talent throughout this amazing event. Yegor Djachkov, Denise Djokic, Shauna Rolston, Jian Wang, Natalia Gutman and Frans Helmerson were just a few of the names fans of cello music might recognize.ng event. Yegor Djachkov, Denise Djokic, Shauna Rolston, Jian Wang, Natalia Gutman and Frans Helmerson are just a few of the names fans of cello music might recognize.

Find out about the artists, repertoire, and schedule of the festival by visiting the original International Cello Festival of Canada pages.

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June 15, 2011: Cellos at the Cube: Festival Preview WCCC Project Manager Dominic Lloyd introduces the event - June 15, 2011: Cellos at the Cube:  Festival Preview Leanne Zacharias introduces the cellists - June 15, 2011: Cellos at the Cube: Festival Preview June 15, 2011: Cellos at the Cube: Festival Preview June 15, 2011: Cellos at the Cube: Festival Preview Leanne Zacharias - June 15, 2011: Cellos at the Cube: Festival Preview June 15, 2011: Cellos at the Cube: Festival Preview June 15, 2011: Cellos at the Cube: Festival Preview Leanne Zacharias - June 15, 2011: Cellos at the Cube: Festival Preview The cellists greet the crowd - June 15, 2011: Cellos at the Cube: Festival Preview The cellists greet the crowd - June 15, 2011: Cellos at the Cube: Festival Preview Festival Mega Student Orchestra - June 15, 2011 Festival Mega Student Orchestra - June 15, 2011 Eric Friesen hosts - June 15, 2011: Opening Night Gala Desmond Hoebig - June 15, 2011: Opening Night Gala June 15, 2011: Opening Night Gala Jocelyn Morlock talks about her new work - June 15, 2011: Opening Night Gala Yuri Hooker - June 15, 2011: Opening Night Gala Yegor Dyachkov and Yuri Hooker - June 15, 2011: Opening Night Gala Jocelyn Morlock - June 15, 2011: Opening Night Gala June 15, 2011: Opening Night Gala Shauna Rolston - June 15, 2011: Opening Night Gala Paul Marleyn - June 15, 2011: Opening Night Gala Paul Marleyn - June 15, 2011: Opening Night Gala Colin Carr - June 15, 2011: Opening Night Gala Carol Phillips and Tanya Christensen - June 15, 2011: Opening Night Gala Zander Howard-Scott and Dan Parker - June 15, 2011: Opening Night Gala Shauna Rolston and Yina Tong - June 15, 2011: Opening Night Gala David Scott and David Moroz - June 15, 2011: Opening Night Gala Yina Tong and Frans Helmerson - June 15, 2011: Opening Night Gala Paul Marleyn and Jian Wang - June 15, 2011: Opening Night Gala June 16, 2011: Young Canadian Cellists June 16, 2011: Young Canadian Cellists Brian Yoon - June 16, 2011: Young Canadian Cellists Rachel Mercer - June 16, 2011: Young Canadian Cellists Yina Tong - June 16, 2011: Young Canadian Cellists Yina Tong - June 16, 2011: Young Canadian Cellists Yina Tong - June 16, 2011: Young Canadian Cellists Yina Tong - June 16, 2011: Young Canadian Cellists Yina Tong - June 16, 2011: Young Canadian Cellists Zara Neslova Award Finalists - June 16, 2011 Se-Doo Park, Winner of Zara Nelsova Award - June 16, 2011 Zara Neslova Award Finalists, Se-Doo Park, Karen Ouzounian and Christian Elliot Eric Friesen hosts - June 17, 2011 Mellow Cellos Jian Wang and Paul Marleyn - June 17, 2011 Mellow Cellos June 17, 2011 Mellow Cellos Jian Wang, Paul Marleyn and Shauna Rolston - June 17, 2011 Mellow Cellos Shauna Rolston - June 17, 2011 Mellow Cellos Yina Tong and Tom Wiebe - June 17, 2011 Mellow Cellos Denise Djokic - June 17, 2011 Mellow Cellos Colin Carr, Rachel Mercer, Tom Wiebe and Denise Djokic - June 17, 2011 Mellow Cellos Melli Celli, the Cellists of the WSO - June 17, 2011 Mellow Cellos Brian Yoon, Rachel Mercer, Emma Quakenbush and Christian Elliott - June 17, 2011 Mellow Cellos Pianist Frederic Lacroix - June 17, 2011 Mellow Cellos Leanne Zacharias - June 18, 2011: New Directions at the Forks Leanne Zacharias - June 18, 2011: New Directions at the Forks June 18, 2011: New Directions at the Forks WCCC Project Manager Dominic Lloyd - June 18, 2011: New Directions at the Forks Kirk Starkey - June 18, 2011: New Directions at the Forks Kirk Starkey - June 18, 2011: New Directions at the Forks Kirk Starkey - June 18, 2011: New Directions at the Forks Leanne Zacharias - June 18, 2011: New Directions at the Forks June 18, 2011: New Directions at the Forks June 18, 2011: New Directions at the Forks Duo Demenga: Patrick and Thomas Demenga - June 18, 2011: Lux Aeterna Duo Demenga: Patrick and Thomas Demenga - June 18, 2011: Lux Aeterna Duo Demenga: Patrick and Thomas Demenga - June 18, 2011: Lux Aeterna Duo Demenga: Patrick and Thomas Demenga - June 18, 2011: Lux Aeterna Duo Demenga: Patrick and Thomas Demenga - June 18, 2011: Lux Aeterna Duo Demenga: Patrick and Thomas Demenga- June 18, 2011: Lux Aeterna Duo Demenga: Patrick and Thomas Demenga - June 18, 2011: Lux Aeterna June 18, 2011: Lux Aeterna Eric Friesen give a talk - June 18, 2011: Bach Cello Suites June 18, 2011: Bach Cello Suites Denise Djokic - June 18, 2011: Bach Cello Suites Frans Helmerson - June 18, 2011: Bach Cello Suites Frans Helmerson - June 18, 2011: Bach Cello Suites Paul Marleyn - June 18, 2011: Bach Cello Suites Paul Marleyn - June 18, 2011: Bach Cello Suites Colin Carr - June 18, 2011: Bach Cello Suites Paul Marleyn, Colin Carr, Denise Djokic, Yegor Dyachkov, Jian Wang, Frans Helmerson - June 18, 2011: Bach Cello Suites Kirk Starkey Talk by James Manishen - June 19, 2011: Gala Festival Finale Eric Friesen hosts - June 19, 2011: Gala Festival Finale Alexander Mickelthwate and Eric Friesen - June 19, 2011: Gala Festival Finale Patrick and Thomas Demenga - June 19, 2011: Gala Festival Finale Patrick and Thomas Demenga - June 19, 2011: Gala Festival Finale Patrick and Thomas Demenga - June 19, 2011: Gala Festival Finale Denise Djokic - June 19, 2011: Gala Festival Finale Jian Wang - June 19, 2011: Gala Festival Finale Jian Wang - June 19, 2011: Gala Festival Finale Jian Wang - June 19, 2011: Gala Festival Finale Jian Wang - June 19, 2011: Gala Festival Finale Jian Wang - June 19, 2011: Gala Festival Finale Jian Wang - June 19, 2011: Gala Festival Finale Alexander Mickelthwate and Jian Wang - June 19, 2011: Gala Festival Finale Colin Carr - June 19, 2011: Gala Festival Finale Colin Carr - June 19, 2011: Gala Festival Finale Colin Carr - June 19, 2011: Gala Festival Finale Colin Carr - June 19, 2011: Gala Festival Finale Colin Carr - June 19, 2011: Gala Festival Finale Colin Carr - June 19, 2011: Gala Festival Finale Frans Helmerson - June 19, 2011: Gala Festival Finale Paul Marleyn and Eric Friesen - June 19, 2011: Gala Festival Finale Festival Orchestra of Cellists - June 19, 2011: Gala Festival Finale Festival Orchestra of Cellists - June 19, 2011: Gala Festival Finale Festival Orchestra of Cellists - June 19, 2011: Gala Festival Finale Festival Orchestra of Cellists - June 19, 2011: Gala Festival Finale Festival Orchestra of Cellists - June 19, 2011: Gala Festival Finale Festival Orchestra of Cellists - June 19, 2011: Gala Festival Finale wrapped

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