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VC2 © Alice Hong

VC2 – Amahl Arulanandam and Bryan Holt, cellos – performs music from the 18th century and from our own time, including the world premiere of a new work by Kelly-Marie Murphy, commissioned by Harbourfront Centre.


Jean-Baptiste Barrière (1707-1747)
III. Allegro prestissimo from Sonata X in G Major

Jean-Baptiste Bréval (1753-1823)
Sonata No. 1 in D Major, Op. 28
I. Allegro
II. Rondo

Kelly-Marie Murphy (b. 1964)
New work (world premiere)

Bernhard Romberg (1767-1841)
Sonata No. 1 in E minor, Op. 38, No. 1
I. Allegro non troppo
II. Andante grazioso
III. Rondo – Allegretto
Arranged by VC2 Cello Duo

Andrew Downing (b. 1973)
Five Little Pieces
(Based on Beethoven’s Sonata for violoncello and piano in F Major, Opus 5, No. 1)

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
Twelve Variations on “Ah, vous dirai-je Maman”, KV 265
Arranged by Blaise Déjardin

Matt Brubeck (b. 1961)
(Based on Beethoven’s Sonata for violoncello and piano in C Major, Opus 102, No. 1)


Something Old, Something New




Thursday, August 22, 2019
Toronto Music Garden
479 Queens Quay West

Concerts proceed weather permitting. Call our info desk at 416 973 4000 for up-to-the-minute rain call.

Bench seating is limited; feel free to bring a blanket or lawn chair – and don't forget your hat or umbrella and sunscreen as shade is also limited.

Learn about the Garden's unique history and design during a guided tour led by a volunteer from the Toronto Botanical Garden.

Supported by
Robert and Ann Corcoran