Karim Said, Boson Mo, and Carson Becke

Gala 2017: Karim Said, Carson Becke, and Boson Mo

 

Saturday, July 15th
5:00 PM

$60

 

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Karim Said, piano
Boson Mo, violin
Carson Becke, piano

Our 2017 gala evening will feature performances by Jordanian born pianist and composer Karim Said, who has performed worldwide with Daniel Barenboim and the West Eastern Divan Orchestra, Montreal born violinist Boson Mo, who was ranked by CBC as one of Canada’s ’30 under 30 Top Classical Musicians of 2015’, and Carson Becke, Pontiac Enchanté’s artistic director.

The evening will feature two halves, divided by dinner, which will be catered and served outdoors.

Program and Schedule

5:00 PM - Karim Said, piano

William Byrd (1543-1623)
Fantasia in A minor MB27

Karim Said (1988-)
New Composition

Frederic Chopin (1810-1849)
Piano Sonata no. 3 in B minor, op. 58

 

6:15 PM - Dinner, served outside (weather permitting)

 

7:30 PM - Boson Mo and Carson Becke, violin & piano

Francis Poulenc (1899-1963)
Sonata for Violin and Piano, FP 119
Selection of songs (transcribed by Becke & Mo)

César Franck (1822-1890)
Sonata for Violin and Piano in A major