Duo Pleiades in Professional Concerts

Duo Pleiades often appears in recitals as part of chamber music series and festivals around Ottawa and National Capital Region and performs variety of styles of compositions written for violin and guitar and arranged by Andrew Mah and others. Pleiades performs regularly at Southminster United Church music series, Jewish Community Centre, Woodroffe United Church, as well as art galleries and House Concerts series. Anna and Andrew have played numerous private House Concerts regularly as well as performed over 500 retirement communities concerts since 2011.

Samples of Concert Programs

  • Paris Connection

    Albeniz Tango 

    Gardel Volver and Cumparisita ( Pur una cabeza)

    Piazzolla Chiquilin de Bachin 

    Libertango  

    Tango etude #3

    Argentina by Claude Torrent

    Debussy – Clair de Lune

    Reverie  

    Faure – Pavane

    Satie – Gymnopedie #1  

    Trad. Dark Eyes arr. Mah 

    Wrembel – Bistro Fada 

    Monti – Csardas

    Debussy “Reverie” 

    Faure “ Pavane”

    Satie “Gymnopedie no. 1”

    Ravel “Piece en form de Habanera” 

    Encore: Under Paris skies

  • Theme of Love in Old and New Music

    John Dowland: (1563-1626)

    Come Again (Sweet love doth now invite)

    If my complaints could passions move 

    Now Oh Now I needs must part 

    Giacomo Puccini:  1858-1924

    O mio babbino caro

    Nessum dorma

    Edward Elgar: 1857-1934

    Salut d’amour 

    Jean-Paul-Égide Martini: 1741-1816

    Plaisir d’amour 

    Jean Lenoir: 1891-1976

    Parlez moi d’amour  

    Jerome Kern: 1885-1945  

    All the Things You Are

    A Fine Romance 

    Autumn Leaves

    Fritz Kreisler: 1875-1962

    Liebeslied

    Ancore 

    Haste to the wedding 

    Jewish wedding song 

List of Programs and Themes for Booking

  • Following programs can be booked for Private House Concerts, Retirement Homes Concerts, Cocktails, Church Recitals, Festivals and Chamber Music Events. 
    Concert programs can also be modified and customized to your specific theme, song list and occasion
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    1. Christmas Carols and Classics (mixture of Christmas favourite carols and classical music from Handel Messiah,  Vivaldi’s “Winter” and more)

    2. Baroque Music favourites

    3. Tango and Choro from Argentina and Brazil

    4. Music of Astor Piazzolla

    5. Paganini and his contemporaries for violin and guitar

    6. Schubert and Mozart in musical elegance

    7. Jazz and Gypsy Jazz

    8. Music of Beatles

    9. Popular and Contemporary Hits

    10. The Way You Look Tonight: The Best Love songs of All Times played and sang by Duo Pleiades