Hagen to host Los Angeles Philharmonic concertmaster

Pianist Sarah Hagen welcomes violinist Martin Chalifour to her Morning Musicale on Monday, Jan. 18

Pianist Sarah Hagen welcomes violinist Martin Chalifour to her Morning Musicale on Monday, Jan. 18 starting at 10:30 a.m. on the Cowichan Performing Arts Centre stage.

Chalifour, a widely honoured musician, is concert master at the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra, but also manages to fit in an active solo career.

As well as soloing with many orchestras around the world, he is a frequent guest at summer music festivals.

He teaches at the University of Southern California and Caltech and was appointed as a Yosemite Centennial Ambassador for 2016.

Tickets are $24 for adults, or $22 for Elder College members.