Noon Hour Concert: Cello & Piano, Russian Style

Wednesday, March 8, 2017 12:30 pm - 12:30 pm EST (GMT -05:00)

Chiharu Iinuma
Chiharu Iinuma is a highly accomplished pianist and teacher from Vancouver. Currently, she is on the piano faculty at the Vancouver Academy of Music and Vancouver Symphony Orchestra School of Music. Chiharu has also collaborated at the world's most prestigious music competitions, including the Tchaikovsky and Queen Elizabeth, Leonard Rose  Competitions.   

Thomas Wiebe
Thomas Wiebe is a well-known cello soloist and chamber musician who teaches at Western in London, Ontario.  He has performed on numerous occasions as a guest artist with Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony Orchestra and Orchestra London Canada.  He has also been heard as soloist with the Juilliard Orchestra at Lincoln Center in New York, and with the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra.  He has recorded for CBC, Centrediscs, Doremi and Bowl labels. 

​They will be performing sonatas by Prokofiev and Schnittke.