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Performances coming up:

February 27th: Concerts in Care at Melville Lodge with Jennifer King/Argento Collective

March 1st: J.S.Bach Magnificat at the Round Church with Garth McPhee

March 2nd: extended flute techniques and Barbara Croall’s work “Noodin” for Dalhousie University.

March 23rd: Concert in Care at Sagewood with Jennifer King/Argento Collective

April 5th: J.S.Bach St.John Passion with Paul Halley

April 18th: Trio d’Argento, Caledon Chamber Concerts

April 23rd: Concerts in Care Shoreham Village with Jennifer King/Argento Collective

May 17th: Suddenly Listen, Tim Crofts Music for Quartet

Busy times

Loads of examining and adjudicating coming up:

Examined in Ontario in January, will be adjudications for the North York Music Festival in April and then for the Canadian Music Competition in May.

RCM Examinatins look like this:

Trio Tour to BC

And the trio is off to a great start with a concert today at the Silverpurse Arts Centre Vancouver, 25th Port Alberni, 7pm, 26th Tofino, 7:30pm and 27th Chemainus, 2pm. There’s catching up with work on tour and we made it onto the ferry to Nanaimo.

BC Tour with Trio d’Argento

And the trio is off to BC again, great concert today at the Silverpurse Arts Centre in Vancouver and a ferry ride to Nanaimo. And who would have thought that there’s already a table reserved for me? Concerts: 25th Port Alberni, 26th Tofino, 27th Chemainus.

Give the Gift of Music

Flute lesson gift cards:  treat one of your loved ones or yourself.

Scientific studies have shown that 14 months of musical training bring about significant structural and functional brain changes in children.

And science has proven that music reaches parts of the brain that other things can’t – if you want brain training, learning an instrument is your best bet!

Argento Collective

And a couple of mementos from our New Brunswick Tour:

At the Beaver Brook Gallery and Mt.Allison University.

Argento Collective is on Tour!

Nadia, Paul and Sibylle are going to be on tour this week.

We are starting tomorrow evening performing for the opening of the Creative Connections Conference in Fredericton at the Beaver Brook Gallery.

On Friday, October 25th the Argento Collective is going to give a masterclass and concert at Mount Allison University. Here’s a sneak preview of the concert program:


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The Argento Collective

Sibylle Marquardt, flute NadiaFrancavilla,violin PaulPulford,cello

Friday, October 25, 2019 Brunton Auditorium, 7:30 p.m.

Haydn, London Trio no.3

Bach Goldberg Variations

Kadàly Duo for violin and cello

Gougeon, solos from Six Thèmes Solaires

Cage, Composition for three voices