Noon Hour Concerts

September 2018

  1. Sep 14 2018
    Friday

    12:00pm

  2. Sep 15 2018
    Saturday
  3. Sep 16 2018
    Sunday
  4. Sep 17 2018
    Monday

    12:00pm

  5. Sep 18 2018
    Tuesday

    12:00pm

  6. Sep 19 2018
    Wednesday

    12:00pm

  7. Sep 20 2018
    Thursday

    12:00pm

  8. Sep 21 2018
    Friday

    12:00pm

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Ironwood Quartet © James Whittall

September 14: NACO’s own Ironwood String Quartet performs two Beethoven   String Quartets: No. 6 in B flat major, Op. 18 and No. 11 in F minor, Op. 95 (Serioso).

September 17: Montreal based Soma String Quartet performs Beethoven String Quartet  No. 9 in C major, Op. 59 No. 3.

September 18, 19 and 20: Grammy Award winning Pacifica Quartet perform Beethoven String Quartets  No.7 in F major, Op.59 No.1 (Sept. 18),   No. 14 in C-sharp minor, Op. 131 (Sept. 19) and  No. 15 in A minor Op. 132 (Sept. 20)

September 21:  NACO’s own Ironwood String Quartet performs Beethoven   String Quartet String Quartet No.8 in E minor, Op.59 No.2.

Make the most of your noon hour by strolling over to the NAC to take in a relaxing concert of chamber music. The Focus Festival brings you six noon-hour concerts, one for every weekday of the 10-day festival and each one presenting a choice of Beethoven String quartets. 

Taking place at the Glass Thorsteinson Staircase, the stunning floor-to-ceiling windows offer gorgeous views of Parliament Hill and the Château Laurier. Delight in a sublimely leisurely lunch-hour...for FREE! 

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10 Sep

11 Sep

12 Sep

13 Sep

14 Sep

  • 12:00 PM

15 Sep

16 Sep

17 Sep

  • 12:00 PM

18 Sep

  • 12:00 PM

19 Sep

  • 12:00 PM

20 Sep

  • 12:00 PM

21 Sep

  • 12:00 PM

22 Sep

23 Sep

Ironwood Quartet © James Whittall
Pacifica Quartet © Lisa Marie Mazzucco
Soma Quartet
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