Diana Doherty

January 18–20, 2017

Coffee 10am | Concert 10:30am

Vancouver Academy of Music

Mozart and Bach
with Diana Doherty, oboe

and Terence Tam, violin
Lorraine Min, piano
Joseph Elworthy, cello
Barry Shiffman, viola

"Doherty … was riveting, shaping every line and phrase with care, yet throwing herself into the driving rhythms of the outer movements with tremendous energy."

Australia’s favourite oboist and Principal of the Sydney Symphony Orchestra, Diana Doherty, is recognized as one of the great oboists performing today. On the Music in the Morning stage, she will be joined by Victoria Symphony concertmaster Terence Tam, Vancouver Academy of Music President, Joseph Elworthy, and MITM Executive Artistic Director Barry Shiffman performing Bach’s Concerto for Violin and Oboe, and Mozart’s Quartet for Oboe and Strings. Victoria-based piano soloist Lorraine Min joins Doherty for the Duo Concertante of Dorati.

Doherty’s notable successes include performing Ross Edwards’ Concerto for Oboe with the New York, Liverpool and Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestras, appearances with Australia’s and New Zealand’s leading Symphony Orchestras, Australian Chamber Orchestra, Melbourne Chamber Orchestra, and at many international festivals, including Prague Spring Festival, Spoleto Festival USA, MusicaRiva Festival, Italy, Bratislava Music Festival.

Generously sponsored by
Solus Trust