Robert Holliston plays piano in Sunday’s Exploring German Composers performance at St. Michael’s Church. (Photo submitted)

German composers featured in Classical Concerts opener for 2019

Manning and Holliston combine their talents for Sunday performance

Chemainus Classical Concerts starts the New Year with Exploring German Composers, featuring Philip Manning on violin and Robert Holliston on piano.

Manning is a gifted and passionate violinist and a recent addition to the Victoria Symphony. He joins forces with versatile and inimitable pianist Robert Holliston, Pacific Opera Victoria’s principal coach and also a frequent guest on CBC Radio.

Manning and Holliston will explore the expressive depths of works by Schumann, Brahms and other great German masters.

The concert is Sunday (Jan. 13) at 2 p.m. at St. Michael’s Church, 2858 Mill St. in Chemainus.

Tickets are available in advance for $18 in Chemainus at Owl’s Nest Bistro and Best Western Plus Chemainus Inn.

Prices at the door are $25 for adults and $10 for Under 18.

More information is at http://www.chemainusclassicalconcerts/.ca or by phoning 250-748-8383.

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