2019-2020 Concert Season – Save the dates!

Please save the following dates for our 2019-2020 Season: Beethoven: Joy@250!

Music Director : Michael Berec

Sat Oct 19th “Forces of Nature” York Chamber Ensemble 7:30pm
St Paul’s Anglican Church, Newmarket
Tickets: $20 at the door – cash only please

  • Beethoven, Creatures of Prometheus Overture
  • Handel’s Water Music
  • Haydn, Symphony #59 “Fire”

Sat Dec 7 2019 “Joy!” York Chamber Ensemble with York Festival Chorus 7:30pm
Christmas Concert: Trinity Anglican Church, Aurora
Tickets at the door: $25/Adults, $20/Seniors,students, $10/children under 10

  • Beethoven – Meeresstille und glückliche Fahrt (“Calm Sea & Prosperous Voyage”)
  • Busoni, Concertino, Clarinet: Steve Fox
  • Mozart, Seranato Notturno and 3 German Dances
  • Christmas Favourites

Sat Mar 28 2020 “Beethoven 250!” York Chamber Ensemble 7:30pm
St Paul’s Anglican Church, Newmarket
Tickets: $20 at the door – cash only please

  • Beethoven – Emperor Piano Concerto #5 – Soloist: Corol Solomon-Berkovsky

Fri May 8 2020  “Suite Sounds of Spring”York Chamber Ensemble 8pm
Old Town Hall, Newmarket
Sat May 9 2020 7:30pm
St Mary Magdalene, Schomberg
Tickets: $20 at the door – cash only please

  • Beethoven, Allegretto from Symphony #7
  • Kalinnokiv, Serenade for Strings
  • Grieg, Peer Gynt Suite
  • Elgar, Elegy for Strings
  • Grieg, Holdberg Suite
  • Respighi, Ancient Airs and Dances

 

“The Age of Elegance and Romanticism” Sat May 11 2019 7:30pm

“The Age of Elegance and Romanticism” Sat May 11 2019 7:30pm
Location: Trinity Anglican Church, 79 Victoria Street, Aurora

Guest Conductor: Michael Berec
with York Festival Chorus

‘Schubert Symphony #3’
‘Schubert Mass in G’
‘Faure Elegie’ Soloist: Barbara Dickson, Cello
‘Faure Pavane and Cantique de Jean Racine’
Saint Saens Suite op. 49

Tickets available at the door: cash only please
$25 for adults, $20 for seniors/ students, $10 for children under 10 

“The Age of Elegance and Romanticism” Sat May 11 2019 7:30pm

“The Age of Elegance and Romanticism” Sat May 11 2019 7:30pm
Location: Trinity Anglican Church, 79 Victoria Street, Aurora

Guest Conductor: Michael Berec
with York Festival Chorus

‘Schubert Symphony #3’
‘Schubert Mass in G’
‘Faure Elegie’ Soloist: Barbara Dickson, Cello
‘Faure Pavane and Cantique de Jean Racine’
Saint Saens Suite op. 49

Tickets available at the door: cash only please
$25 for adults, $20 for seniors/ students, $10 for children under 10 

join us Sat Oct 13th, 7:30pm at the Bradford Arts Centre

Saturday, Oct 13th, 2018 is the first concert of our 2018-2019 season : ‘The Age of Elegance’.

Join us at the Bradford Arts Centre (66 Barrie Street, Bradford, ON) at 7:30pm for “The Age of the Concerto” featuring:

Bach Suite in B minor’ Soloist: Jewell Devine, flute
Bach Oboe & Violin Concerto
Soloists:  Michael Adamson, Violin and Eleanor Marshall, Oboe
Respighi Ancient Airs & Dances

Newmarket “Splash of Culture” – Friday, Sept 14th – FREE concert

  • Date: Friday, September 14, 2018 (rain date Saturday, September 15)
  • Time: 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. *Come early and bring your own chair*. 
  • Location: Tim Hortons Skating and Water Feature, Newmarket Riverwalk Commons, 200 Doug Duncan Drive

Members of the YCE will be performing at the Newmarket “Splash of Culture“.

 

2018-2019 Season: ‘The Age of Elegance”

The York Chamber Ensemble (YCE) has been presenting concerts to York Region audiences since 2001. This season we invite 2 guest conductors: Sasha Weinstangel and Michael Berec.  Join us for our 2018-2019 season The Age of Elegance”.

“The Age of the Concerto” Sat Oct 13 2018 7:30pm 
Location: Bradford Arts Centre, 66 Barrie Street, Bradford
‘Bach Suite in B minor’ Soloist: Jewell Devine, flute
‘Bach Oboe & Violin Concerto’
Soloists:  Michael Adamson, Violin and Eleanor Marshall, Oboe
‘Respighi Ancient Airs & Dances’

“Christmas in the Age of Elegance” Sat Dec 1 2018 7:30pm
Location: Trinity Anglican Church, 79 Victoria Street,  Aurora
Conductor: Sasha Weinstangel
with York Festival Chorus
‘Correlli Christmas Concerto’
‘Handel Messiah Excerpts’
‘Handel Harp Concerto’ Soloist: Ying Ying He
‘Rutter’s A Candlelight Carol & Christmas Lullaby’
Carol sing-a-long & more

“The Age of Elegance and Romanticism” Sat May 11 2019 7:30pm
Location: Trinity Anglican Church, 79 Victoria Street, Aurora
Conductor: Michael Berec
with York Festival Chorus
‘Schubert Rosamunde Overture’
‘Schubert Mass in G Major’
‘Faure Elegie’ Soloist: Barbara Dickson, Cello
‘Faure Pavane and Cantique de Jean Racine’

Tickets available at the door: cash only please
$25 for adults, $20 for seniors/ students, $10 for children under 10 

Thank you! and save the dates!

Thank you to all who participated and attended our concerts this past season.
Please save the following dates on your calendar for next season.  We will post details soon.

Sat Oct 13 2018 at Bradford Arts Center
Sat Dec 1 2018 at Trinity Anglican Church, Aurora
Sun Apr 7 2019 Tapestry Chamber Choir at St Andrews Presbyterian Church, Newmarket
Sat May 11 2019 at Trinity Anglican Church, Aurora

YCE and festival Chorus Faure Requiem May 2018