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Studio ‘S’ Presents: Angela Hewitt

01 August

185 South Street, Gananoque ON
More info: http://www.1000islandsplayhouse.com/studio-s/

Join acclaimed broadcaster and writer Eric Friesen as he hosts this intimate concert series featuring world-renowned classical musicians.

4-Show Subscription ($160) on sale now
Single Tickets ($50) on sale March 1
http://www.1000islandsplayhouse.com/studio-s/

Thursday, August 1 at 2:00pm
Pianist Angela Hewitt
Program: The Complete Goldberg Variations (Aria and 30 Variations), BWV 988, by J.S. Bach

One of the world’s leading pianists, Angela Hewitt appears in recital and with major orchestras throughout Europe, the Americas and Asia. Her interpretations of Bach have established her as one of the composer’s foremost interpreters of our time. In 2018 Angela received the Governor General’s Lifetime Achievement Award – the highest honour for an artist in Canada. In 2015 she was promoted to a Companion of the Order of Canada, and in 2006 was awarded an OBE by Queen Elizabeth II. She is a member of the Royal Society of Canada, has seven honorary doctorates, and is a Visiting Fellow of Peterhouse College in Cambridge.