SIGNATURE EVENT | HAPPY HOUR SOUNDBITES
Thursday, March 21 | 5:30 OR 7:15 pm | PORT THEATRE
A UNIQUE TAKE ON HAPPY HOUR!
Join the Vancouver Island Symphony String Orchestra for one hour of the music of the famous J.S. Bach combined with either tempting Appetizers or delicious Dessert!
5:00 pm Appetizer Bites followed by 5:30-6:30 Performance
OR 7:15-8:15 pm Performance followed by Dessert Bites.
BACH / SITKOVETSKY Goldberg Variations, BWV 988
Sitkovetsky’s arrangement of this great work for keyboard was conceived for Bach’s 300th birthday celebration, and is dedicated to the memory of Glenn Gould. This version for strings is fascinating and lush, and integrates our new VIS harpsichord.