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Chamber Music in Lake Tahoe Style
August 25 2019
Featuring Ania Helwing, with Guest Artists

Ania Helwing, Soprano Soloist Ania Helwing, Soprano Soloist

A concert of fine chamber music, opera, and broadway selections will be be performed at St. Theresa's Catholic Church, South Lake Tahoe on August 25th at 3pm.

Ania Helwing, Soprano, will sing and host the Concert.   Other TOCCATA Soloists will include Rick Stockton on Violin;   Marina Roznitovsky-Oster on Harp;   Allison Smith on Flute;   and Baritone Stuart Duke.

Musicians visiting from the Greater San Diego Music Coterie will include Cellist and Conductor Angela Yeung, and French Horn Artist Scott Avenell.

Local Tahoe favorites Elfriede Henninger Smith (Mezzo Soprano) and Maureen 'Moe' Leonard (Keyboard Artist) will also perform, along with Tenor Zenon Helwing (visiting from Poland).

The concert is a fundraiser event, supporting The Greater San Diego Music Coterie Orchestra and Chorus. We highlight this concert here, on the TOCCATA page, because many Toccata Musicians will be performing. Please come and enjoy music, coffee and cookies, and "a sunny day", as Ania Helwing's toddler daughter announces every morning!

Tickets for this Concert are sold on EventBrite, Here.
TOCCATA Sponsorship 'Annual Passes' will be honored at this Concert.

Sep 22 through Sep 29, 2019

  • Violin Concerto #1, Op. 26 ..................... Max Bruch (1867).   With Elizabeth Pitcairn, guest Violinist.

  • A German Requiem, Op. 45 .............. Johannes Brahms (1868).

The TOCCATA-Tahoe Symphony Orchestra and Chorus will conclude their 2019 'Tahoe Summer MusicFest' with a four concert series beginning on Sunday, September 22 (at 4:30pm, St. John's Presbyterian Church in Reno NV). The concert series commemorates the 18th anniversary of the 9/11 tragedy, and features the dazzling American Violinst, Elizabeth Pitcairn. 

The Choral Soloists will include Joy Strotz, Anne Davidson and Emily Smith (sopranos); and Stuart Duke and Jose Seguro Rico (baritones). Brian Fox serves as concertmaster, and Maestro James Rawie, TOCCATA’s Founder and Artistic Director, will conduct all performances.  

For Concerts in Reno, Incline Village, and South Lake Tahoe, General admission will be $30 for adults and $25 for seniors. Young persons, under age 23, enjoy FREE admission. "Front and Center" preferred seating prices are $40 for adults and $15 for youth/students. Click here for Advance Tickets.

A Special Concert will occur Thursday, Sept 26 at 7 pm, in the Pavilion of the The Genoa Lakes Golf Club.
Patrons seated at the Sponsorship Tables, and First Row Seating Patrons, are invited to attend a a Wine & Hors D’Oeurvres Pre-Concert Reception (starting at 6 pm). Tickets are very limited at this venue, reserve your seats early. Click here for Advance Tickets to Genoa Lakes.

The event announcement is Here.

Soiree Concert Fundraisers (September 2019)

In connection with this concert series, TOCCATA is also delighted to present two 'Soiree Musicale' Fundraiser events - Intimate Chamber Music Concerts. Each Soiree features violinst Elizabeth Pitcairn, performing on the 'Red Mendelssohn' Stradivarius. TOCCATA Accompanists and Soloists will also appear. Fine wines and Snacks will be served - along with delightful conversation opportunities.

Advance tickets are required for these events, and quantities are extremely limited.

  • The first Soiree will take place in Incline Village, beginning at 4:00pm on Saturday, Sept 21.
  • A second Soiree will take place in South Reno (Montreaux), beginning at 3:00pm on Saturday, Sept 28.
Reserve Early, because these events usually sell out completely. Tickets are $150 per person. Please reserve your favorite date and location from our shopping cart page,  HERE.

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✔ Affordable Ticket Prices & Free Entry for Children

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