For over 30 years, Joel Quarrington has served as the principal double bassist of such ensembles as the Canadian Opera Company, the Toronto Symphony, Canada’s National Arts Centre Orchestra, and the London Symphony Orchestra. A winner of the Geneva International Competition, the CBC Talent Competition, and a Juno Award, he has made solo appearances throughout North America, Europe, and China. Quarrington has performed with celebrated chamber ensembles, including the Zukerman Chamber Players and the Orford, Vermeer, Cleveland, St. Lawrence, and Tokyo Quartets. He is joined by pianist Peter Longworth, who has appeared as soloist with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Fairbanks Symphony, and Vancouver Symphony, among others.
Galvin Recital Hall, $8/5
Peter Longworth, piano