What Makes It Great?®: Mendelssohn String Octet
with Rob Kapilow, Rolston String Quartet and U of T Strings
Conductor Rob Kapilow, this year's Wilma and Clifford Smith Visitor in Music, presents Mendelssohn's String Octet with the Rolston String Quartet and U of T Strings featuring Timothy Ying and Erika Raum, violins; Masumi Rostad, viola; and Shauna Rolston, cello.
7:30 pm in Walter Hall, 80 Queen's Park
$40, $25 senior, $10 student
U of T students admitted free with a valid TCard, space permitting.
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Rob Kapilow will be signing copies of his book Listening for America: Inside the Great American Songbook from Gershwin to Sondheim immediately following the concert in the Walter Hall lobby.
What Makes It Great?®
For over 20 years, Rob Kapilow has brought the joy and wonder of classical music – and unravelled some of its mysteries – to audiences of all ages and backgrounds. Characterized by his unique ability to create an “aha” moment for his audiences and collaborators, whatever their level of musical sophistication or naiveté, Kapilow’s work brings music into people’s lives: opening new ears to musical experiences and helping people to listen actively rather than just hear.