2017 HONENS FESTIVAL: Open Air (Calgary, Canada)

10 September 2017

2:00 PM

Central Memorial Park
1221 Second Street SW

Open Air brings the world’s best chamber music to Calgary. Bring your sunglasses and your picnic blanket to soak up the final notes of the 2017 Honens Festival under the warmth of the September sun.

Luca Buratto piano
Katherine Chi piano
Jens Lindemann trumpet
Dmitry Nesterov piano
Members of Kensington Sinfonia

Debussy L’isle joyeuse  
Mozetich Scales of Joy & Sorrow for violin, cello and piano
Rachmaninov Suite No. 2 for two pianos Op. 17
Brahms Trio for piano, violin, and horn in E-flat major Op. 40
Shostakovich Piano Concerto No. 1 in C minor Op. 35

The concert will last approximately 100 minutes.


Order a picnic basket by 8 September from Provision at 403 263 0766.
$25 per person


Mix of imported olives, olive oil, and sea salt crostini

Choice of:
  • VDG local charcuterie; or
  • Peasant cheese

Choice of one sandwich, accompanied by option of daily soup, fresh green salad, or potato chips:
  • Sunrise chicken on sourdough ciabatta with lettuce, tomato, cows creamery smoked cheddar, and roasted garlic aioli;
  • Alberta flat iron shaved beef sandwich on grilled house eye, BC preserved cabbage, brassica mustard aioli, and grilled onions; or
  • Gull valley heirloom tomato on house focaccia with charred gull valley eggplant purée, fior di latte, arugula, and roasted garlic aioli

Choice of one daily house baked good:
  • Happy Days Earl Grey cheesecake;
  • Snickerdoodle cookie; or
  • Chocolate chip cookie


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