Pianist Sarah Hagen returns to the Comox Valley to perform J.S. Bach’s formidable Goldberg Variations. Photo submitted

Sarah Hagen and guests to perform in Comox

Pianist Sarah Hagen is joined by violinist Simon MacDonald and clarinetist Keith MacLeod for a morning of French chamber music. The 75-minute concert takes place on Tuesday morning, Nov. 30 at 10:30 a.m. at Comox United Church. The program will include sonatas by Poulenc and Fauré and a boisterous trio by Milhaud.

Tickets are $25 and can be purchased online at sarahhagen.tickit.ca, or reserved by calling 416-454-2363 or emailing info@sarahhagen.com.

A sought-after performer, MacDonald served as concertmaster of the Regina Symphony Orchestra before taking up his current position as head of Strings at the Victoria Conservatory of Music. Principal Clarinet with the Victoria Symphony for 40 years, MacLeod is a favourite with Valley audiences, having spent many summers as part of the CYMC faculty. Hagen’s extensive touring has taken her across Canada, to Sweden, France, Germany and Italy, and twice to New York City’s Carnegie Hall.

Vaccine passports and masks will be required in accordance with current health guidelines.

For more information, visit www.sarahhagen.com or email info@sarahhagen.com. Comox United Church is located at 250 Beach Drive in Comox.