$25

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

Alpha Art Gallery

531 Sussex Drive

Ottawa, ON K1N 5S6

Canada

View Map

Refund Policy

Refund Policy

Refunds up to 1 day before event

Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

Event description

Description

Women of Note

Music by women composers

Ralitsa Tcholakova - violin

Frederic Lacroix - piano

Program: Lili Boulange, Gena Branscombe, Dora Draganova, Larysa Kuzmenko, Isabella Leonarda, Emilie Mayer , Clara Schumann, Maria Theresia von Paradis


Ralitsa Tcholakova is an internationally renowned, Ottawa-based violin and viola player, currently on the Faculty of Music at Carleton University. She has performed as a soloist with orchestras at chamber music series and festivals in over 25 countries. She was nominated for Premier's Award for Excellence in the Arts for 2018. In 2017, she was nominated for the GG's Persons Case Award. Ralitsa has recorded many highly-acclaimed albums, including “Ballad of the North”, an album featuring music by Canadian female composers and distributed by SOCAN to 135 radio stations worldwide. Her CD, “Aboriginal Inspirations” featuring Grammy nominee Ron Korb is promoted nationally and internationally by the Canadian Music Centre and NAXOS. She is currently working on two solo violin CDs, one in collaboration with Centrediscs and Sinfonia Toronto featuring violin concertos by Canadian composers and a CD with music by Latin American composers. Since 2015, Ralitsa performs annual recitals in the Senate of Canada.


Frédéric Lacroix has performed in Canada, the United States, Europe, and Asia as soloist, chamber musician, and collaborative pianist. Frédéric has devoted part of his time to the study and performance of music on period keyboard instruments, for which he was recognized as the Westfield Center Performing Scholar for the 2008-09. Sought after as a chamber musician, Frédéric has played with some of the most distinguished musicians from Canada and abroad. Frédéric is also active as a composer, having composed for the Ottawa Chamber Music Festival, the Society of American Music, the Canadian University Music Society, the Choeur Classique de l’Outaouais, the Ottawa Recitalists (voice and piano team with tenor Denis Boudreault), and other noted Canadian musicians. He currently teaches piano and composition at the University of Ottawa and works regularly with the National Arts Center.


Share with friends

Date and Time

Location

Alpha Art Gallery

531 Sussex Drive

Ottawa, ON K1N 5S6

Canada

View Map

Refund Policy

Refunds up to 1 day before event

Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

Save This Event

Event Saved