February 12, 2020
There is perhaps no more outstanding Canadian cellist than Ariel Barnes and no more universally beloved composer than Tchaikovsky, who Ariel performs at this concert (Op. 33). We can only say “more!” to this magical pairing. All the better then that the program includes a second helping of Pyotr Ilyich (Op. 48), as well as a new Canadian cello concerto by Marcus Goddard.