For more than 20 years, Nova Scotia’s Rhapsody Quintet has thrilled and delighted audiences with its sparkling renditions of a wide range of music, including light classical, salon, musical theatre, jazz, tango, klezmer, movie music and more. Through their performances and recordings they have reached out across Canada and the world, performed for Royalty, worked with school children and helped to raise funds for many deserving causes. Rhapsody has released six CDs to date.
Rhapsody Quintet has appeared as guest artists with Symphony Nova Scotia in their Traditional Pops Series, receiving rave reviews and standing ovations. They performed in Ottawa as part of the National Arts Centre’s Atlantic Scene Festival, and were featured artists on Toronto’s Music Alive series.
Their program will include music from Atlantic Canada including a medley of Ron Hynes Songs, and an Anne of Green Gables medley. They’ll also play their signature ABBA and Beatles medleys, music from films such as Schindler’s List, Por Una Cabeza, as well as jazz music and a selection of tangos.
The members of Rhapsody Quintet are: Jennifer Jones, violin; David Langstroth, Bass; Diana Torbert, Piano; Eileen Walsh, Clarinet and Shimon Walt, cello.