Chilliwack – The Chilliwack Metropolitan Orchestra will be hosting special guests Catherine Gallagher – pianist and Cristian Herki, violinist, for a wonderful “Journey of Healing” concert.
They are delighted to have Masters of Ceremony: Actor Patrick Gallagher and CBC Radio Host Margaret Gallagher on hand and Professor of Linguistics, Dr Joseph Gallagher will be giving a moving recitation. The Gallagher family are former Chilliwack residents and Joseph was an active member of the Players Guild. Catherine performed in many local venues including the Copper Room at the Harrison Hotel. The Gallagher’s have been performing these special concerts as a celebration of life for Christopher, son and brother. This is truly a healing journey.
Violinist Cristian Herki performs worldwide but is a native of Romania. A third generation violinist with both father and grandfather Professors of Music in Romania. He will be performing on his family’s 200 year old Italian Violin works for piano duo and orchestra. His Pablo de Sarasate’s Zigunerwiesen with the Met Orchestra will be a highlight of the evening. The virtuosic Zigunerwiesen is one of the hallmarks of solo violin repertoire.
Tickets are on sale now at the Chilliwack Cultural Centre, by phone -604-391-SHOW, or online at www.chilliwackculturalcentre.ca.