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July 14, 2017

SummerFest - Classical Music Concerts August 26-September 1, 2017

Northwest Bach Festival & Series

Zuill Bailey, Artistic Director

SPOKANE - The Annual Northwest Bach Festival & Series presented by Connoisseur Concerts has expanded into a year-around presenter of classical music concerts by adding to the February/March Festival a December Winter Classics Series and SummerFest with concerts in Spokane and Coeur d’Alene, August 26-September 1, 2017.

 

Sunday, August 27, Spokane
3pm - Concert at Barrister Winery, 1213 W. Railroad Avenue, Spokane
A violinist to be announced; Amanda Howard Phillips, violin; Jeannette Wee-Yang, viola; John Marshall, cello; Zuill Bailey, cello
Schubert Quintet in C Major

Franz Schubert’s final chamber work; considered one of the most important in all chamber music repertoire.
Award-winning Barrister wines available for purchase at the concert for age 21 and over.
Tickets $40 General Admission

Monday, August 28, Coeur d’Alene, Idaho
7:30pm Concert at Hagadone Event Center, 904 Floating Green Drive, Coeur d’Alene
A violinist to be announced; Amanda Howard Phillips, violin; Jeannette Wee-Yang, viola; John Marshall, cello; Zuill Bailey, cello

Schubert Quintet in C Major
Franz Schubert’s final chamber work; considered one of the most important in all chamber music repertoire.
Award-winning Barrister wines available for purchase at the concert for age 21 and over.
Tickets $45 General Admission

Friday, September 1, Spokane
7:30pm Concert at Historic Hamilton Studio, 1427 W. Dean Ave.
Pianist Navah Perlman’s Unforgettable Musical Memoirs

Hear stories of Navah’s life – growing up as the daughter of super-star violinist Ithzak Perlman, see select family photos and enjoy beautiful musical interludes.
No-host bar opens at 6:45pm
Tickets $40 General Admission - Limited Seating Capacity

 

SummerFest will include some private musical events presented for those who bought auctioned events at the Northwest Bach Festival’s Celebration fund raising event held in March. Other public events will soon be announced.

Artistic Director Zuill Bailey, a 2017 Triple Grammy Winner, is widely considered one of the premier cellists in the world. His rare combination of celebrated artistry, technical wizardry and engaging personality has secured his place as one of the most sought after and active cellists today. Praised for his “virtuoso technique, strong, richly expressive tone and bold, individual manner of playing” (Gramophone Magazine). Bailey, a top selling recording artist, is Artistic Director of music festivals in Texas, Alaska and Arizona as well as Artistic Director of the Spokane Northwest Bach Festival & Series. More information: zuillbailey.com More information at zuillbailey.com

 


For additional information about Northwest Bach Festival & Series, call Connoisseur Concerts at 509-326-4942.

For information or to arrange an interview: gertrude.harvey@frontier.com.

View the calendar for schedule information.