Strings and things

The Toronto Summer Music Festival opened last night with a predominantly strings concert. ¬†The theme this year is “London Calling” so we got a programme of iconic 20th century English works. ¬†Things got off to a good start with the Festival Strings under conductor Joseph Swensen giving a lively and witty account of Holst’s St. Paul’s Suite with some excellent solo work by concert master Shane Kim.

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