Details: Rachel Mercer is described as a “pure chamber musician” (Globe and Mail) who creates “moments of pure magic” (Toronto Star), Canadian cellist Rachel Mercer is the Winner of the 2009 Canada Council Musical Instrument Bank Competition, Rachel was awarded the use of the 1696 Bonjour Stradivarius cello, until August 2012. Rachel has appeared as a soloist across Canada, in Europe, the United States and Israel. She is a cellist of Ensemble Made In Canada and Mercer Park Duo. Pianist Angela Park has established herself as one of Canada’s leading young musicians. As a soloist and chamber musician, Angela has performed for many notable concert series. She is a founding member of the award-winning piano quartet Ensemble Made In Canada, and is also in high demand as a collaborative pianist. She is currently Visiting Assistant Professor at Indiana University’s Jacobs School of Music.
When: Sun, Apr. 7 at 3:00 pm
Where: Great Hall, Hart House
Sunday Concerts is Hart House’s venerable concert series, making music and history in the majesty of the Great Hall since 1922. Through Canadian music icons such as Glenn Gould and Anton Kuerti to new musical voices and world music traditions, the Sunday Concert series offers patrons a chance to experience a delightful and adventurous musical journey in an environment where in the spirit of the Hart House vision ‘all rhythms, voices and traditions converge.’