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Sunday, Oct 29, 2023 | 3:00 pm
Chan Centre for the Performing Arts
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Sheku returns to the VRS for the fourth time, but on this occasion he’s performing solo. Hear him in a varied and exhilarating program of music written for solo cello in the fine acoustic setting of the Chan Shun Concert Hall at the Chan Centre. He will be joined by a group of young local cellists in a performance of Pablo Casals’ ‘Song of the Birds’ as a grand finale to the concert. 

J.S. BACH: Cello Suite No. 2 in D minor, BWV 1008 
GWILYM SIMCOCK: Prayer for the Senses
BRITTEN: Suite No. 1 for solo cello, Op. 72
LEO BROUWER: Sonata No. 2 for solo cello
EDMUND FINNIS: Five Preludes for solo cello
CASSADÓ: Suite for solo cello
CASALS: Song of the Birds (Arr. Posner) 

“Technically superb and eloquent in his expressivity, he held the capacity audience spellbound with an interpretation of exceptional authority.” — The Guardian 


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