Christina Petrowska Quilico gives a solo recital, In Praise of Women.

Wednesday, February 6, 2013
Event Title: Christina Petrowska Quilico gives a solo recital, In Praise of Women.
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  • Venue / Location: Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W., Toronto
  • Time: 5:00pm
  • Price: $FREE
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  • External Link: www.coc.ca
Description:

Wednesday, March 6, 12 noon-1 p.m. at the Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre, Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. – Free: As a prelude to International Women’s Day, Petrowska Quilico gives a solo recital, In Praise of Women. It features music by 20th century women composers from Germany, France, Australia, South Africa and the U.S. Canada is represented by Picton-born Gena Branscombe (1881-1977), who lived and worked in the U.S.; and by Ann Southam (1937-2010), the composer with whom Petrowska Quilico’s name is inextricably linked, through live performances and three recordings devoted to her music (one a double CD, another a triple), plus individual pieces on another four compilation albums. www.coc.ca/PerformancesAndTickets/FreeConcertSeries/March.aspx